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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Arbroath Lifeboat Station

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
4.34pm 24 December 2017

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 6°C
Max: 15°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

Both Arbroath RNLI lifeboats called to assist in search for missing person
Both Arbroath RNLI lifeboats were called out at 23:29 01/08/18 in the search for a missing person near Arbroath Cliffs. After Searching for nearly four hours alongside police, mobile coastguard units and a coastguard search and rescue helicopter, and with nothing found, all units were stood down.
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Both Arbroath RNLI lifeboats called to assist in search for missing person
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Arbroath ILB escorted by dolphins following a training exercise
Arbroath ILB conducting a veering execise at dickmens den followed by the ilb being escorted back to Arbroath harbour by a pod of dolphins. 21/07/18
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Arbroath ILB escorted by dolphins following a training exercise
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Arbroath inshore lifeboat assist Police Scotland after Auchmithie landslide
Arbroath ILB helps evacuate casualties after a landslide
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Arbroath inshore lifeboat assist Police Scotland after Auchmithie landslide
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Long Service Award for RNLI Arbroath Helm
Arbroath's lifeboat on the slip way with rays of sunshine
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Long Service Award for RNLI Arbroath Helm
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