RNLI Arbroath Lifeboat Station

Arbroath Lifeboat Station

Established in 1803, Arbroath is one of the oldest lifeboat stations in Scotland and the last Scottish station with a slipway. The station is currently home to a Mersey class all-weather lifeboat and a D class inshore lifeboat.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Arbroath Lifeboat Station

7.22am 24 September 2018
11.31pm 1 August 2018
11.30pm 1 August 2018
12.13pm 29 July 2018
12.13pm 29 July 2018
1.02pm 22 July 2018
9.09am 15 July 2018
9.09am 15 July 2018
3.35pm 10 July 2018
11.49am 7 July 2018
1.30am 29 June 2018
1.29am 29 June 2018
12.46pm 23 June 2018
1.31am 11 June 2018
1.31am 11 June 2018
10.03pm 26 May 2018
11.55am 15 May 2018
5.13pm 21 April 2018
4.33pm 22 February 2018
10.03am 6 February 2018

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 13°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Arbroath Lifeboat Station
Shore
Arbroath
AngusDD11 1PD

Station phone number

01241 873235

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

10am-4pm

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News and media from Arbroath Lifeboat Station

Arbroath RNLI inshore lifeboat crew practise veering and night navigation
Arbroath lifeboat volunteers conduct a training exercise which includes veering down at Elliot beach followed by night navigation to the outfall buoy.
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Arbroath RNLI inshore lifeboat crew practise veering and night navigation
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Arbroath RNLI volunteers in helm training exercise around Arbroath cliffs
Arbroath ILB conducting boat handling and local knowledge training in an exercise around Arbroath cliffs with one of the stations trainee helms.
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Arbroath RNLI volunteers in helm training exercise around Arbroath cliffs
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Abroath RNLI volunteers assist refloating a sunken boat in Arbroath Marina
Arbroath RNLI volunteers helped to refloat a sunken boat within Arbroath Marina. As the tidal lock gates were shut the crew accessed the vessel with their salvage equipment using a work boat from a local boat yard.
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Abroath RNLI volunteers assist refloating a sunken boat in Arbroath Marina
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Arbroath RNLI conduct local knowledge training at Arbroath cliffs
Arbroath ILB conducting low water local knowledge training at Arbroath cliffs between Whitting Ness and Carlingheugh Bay.
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Arbroath RNLI conduct local knowledge training at Arbroath cliffs
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