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

8.16pm 13 August 2019
5.53pm 27 July 2019
6.10pm 22 July 2019
6.07pm 22 July 2019
5.05pm 20 July 2019
10.40pm 18 July 2019
4.17pm 15 July 2019
7.29pm 14 July 2019
9.01pm 13 July 2019
9.01pm 13 July 2019
6.29pm 15 June 2019
6.21pm 15 June 2019
9.59am 2 June 2019
9.59am 2 June 2019
3.10pm 29 May 2019
9.45pm 19 May 2019
4.25pm 7 May 2019
6.20pm 2 May 2019
6.15pm 28 March 2019
6.11pm 28 March 2019

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 16°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

Dunbar RNLI launch to investigate unmanned dinghy drifting near the harbour
On 15 June, the volunteers of Dunbar RNLI launched to the dinghy. It was found the dinghy had been left by the harbour for repairs but had come adrift. The crew returned it to the harbour.
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Dunbar RNLI launch to investigate unmanned dinghy drifting near the harbour
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Duke of Kent celebrates 50 years as RNLI President
His Royal Highness meeting with volunteers at Kinghorn Lifeboat Station
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Duke of Kent celebrates 50 years as RNLI President
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Kinghorn Lifeboat Tasked Following Kayaker’s Distress Call
Kayaker rescued by Kinghorn RNLI
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Kinghorn Lifeboat Tasked Following Kayaker’s Distress Call
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Dunbar crew respond to distress call while at sea on training exercise
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Dunbar crew respond to distress call while at sea on training exercise
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