Dunbar lifeboat station

Dunbar Lifeboat Station

Established in 1808, Dunbar Lifeboat Station is located on the south side of the mouth of the Firth Of Forth, approximately 30 miles east of Edinburgh. The crews have been honoured with 12 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dunbar Lifeboat Station

11.47am 7 January 2019
2.41pm 24 November 2018
2.41pm 24 November 2018
8.34pm 2 November 2018
9.23pm 20 October 2018
9.23pm 20 October 2018
3.36pm 16 September 2018
3.36pm 16 September 2018
3.36pm 16 September 2018
6.38pm 11 September 2018
4.27pm 8 September 2018
4.25pm 13 August 2018
6.45am 6 August 2018
4.59pm 31 July 2018
12.47pm 31 July 2018
2.17pm 28 July 2018
2.17pm 28 July 2018
12.13am 11 July 2018
12.13am 11 July 2018
5.34pm 30 June 2018

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dunbar Lifeboat Station
Victoria Harbour
Victoria Place
Dunbar
EH42 1HS

Station phone number

01368 863966

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

To arrange a visit, please contact us via our Facebook page or our website.

Shop hours

January-February
Closed

March-October
Monday-Sunday
10am-5pm

November-December
Closed 

Shop phone number

01368 862641

Connect with us

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News and media from Dunbar Lifeboat Station

Dog Tragedy Highlights Wind & Water Danger
Teenagers in inflatable
Article Sea safety
Dog Tragedy Highlights Wind & Water Danger
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All I Want for Christmas is…an RNLI Pager!
Kieran Fairbairn from Dunbar
Article People
All I Want for Christmas is…an RNLI Pager!
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Saving Lives Runs in the Family as Kieran Becomes Scotland’s Youngest Crewmember
Gary and Kieran Fairbairn aboard Dunbar’s all-weather lifeboat (ALB)
Article People
Saving Lives Runs in the Family as Kieran Becomes Scotland’s Youngest Crewmember
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Saving Lives Runs in the Family as Kieran Becomes Scotland’s Youngest Crewmember
Article People
Saving Lives Runs in the Family as Kieran Becomes Scotland’s Youngest Crewmember
Read more