Douglas Lifeboat Station

Douglas Lifeboat Station

One of five lifeboat stations on the Isle of Man, and home to the founder of the RNLI, Sir William Hillary, today’s Tyne class lifeboat at Douglas is named after him. The crews have been presented with 21 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Douglas Lifeboat Station

12.49pm 22 October 2018
2.51pm 29 September 2018
7.58am 27 September 2018
11.53am 25 September 2018
10.17am 8 September 2018
10.06am 8 September 2018
1.41pm 24 July 2018
12.28pm 15 July 2018
11.22pm 14 July 2018
2.26pm 28 June 2018
1.01pm 28 June 2018
1.01pm 28 June 2018
5.13pm 10 June 2018
4.19pm 8 June 2018
5.47pm 5 June 2018
8.14pm 4 June 2018
10.12am 2 June 2018
10.11am 2 June 2018
10.00am 2 June 2018
11.54pm 31 May 2018

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 13°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Douglas Lifeboat Station
Battery Pier
Douglas Head
Douglas
Isle of Man
British Isles
IM1 5BT

Station phone number

01624 621367

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

9am–5pm Monday–Friday
Don't Miss: Crew Training–Thursday evenings

Visitor contact

Tony Radcliffe

Visitor contact phone number

01624 621367

News and media from Douglas Lifeboat Station

Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched for medical emergency
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer crew transferring the casualty to the Liner Berth
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched for medical emergency
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched following report of upturned vessel
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer crew searching along the Marine Drive
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched following report of upturned vessel
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Douglas RNLI called out to broken down fishing boat
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer with casualty vessel under tow
Article Rescue
Douglas RNLI called out to broken down fishing boat
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Douglas RNLI called out to fishing boat with a failed engine
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer with casualty vessel under tow in the heavy swell
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Douglas RNLI called out to fishing boat with a failed engine
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