Littlehampton Lifeboat Station

Littlehampton Lifeboat Station

The modern Littlehampton Lifeboat Station was established in 1967, and is located on the east side of the River Arun. It was home for 49 years to succesive lifeboats named Blue Peter 1, funded by viewers of the children's BBC television programme. These days, the station is equipped with an Atlantic 85 lifeboat and D-Class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Littlehampton Lifeboat Station

5.15pm 30 May 2020
3.41pm 30 May 2020
10.16am 30 May 2020
1.14pm 28 May 2020
7.35pm 27 May 2020
5.36pm 25 May 2020
6.05pm 23 May 2020
5.33pm 12 May 2020
3.11pm 24 April 2020
12.42am 23 April 2020
12.24am 23 April 2020
12.17am 23 April 2020
5.50pm 4 April 2020
9.39am 27 March 2020
9.56pm 23 February 2020
2.56pm 16 February 2020
2.56pm 16 February 2020
11.51am 2 February 2020
2.49am 19 January 2020
2.49am 19 January 2020

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 13°C Max: 17°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Littlehampton Lifeboat Station
Fisherman's Quay
Littlehampton
West Sussex
BN17 5BL

Station phone number

01903 715351

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

The station is open most days, 10am-4pm. This may be curtailed during periods of bad weather.

January-March 11am-2pm weekdays, 10am-3pm weekends. 

Shop hours

10am-4pm

Shop phone number

01903 724296

News and media from Littlehampton Lifeboat Station

Dog rescue kicks off triple-shout Saturday for Littlehampton RNLI
Ray of Hope lifeboat and three crew members on the River Arun heading up river
Article Rescue
Dog rescue kicks off triple-shout Saturday for Littlehampton RNLI
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Bank Holiday callout for Littlehampton RNLI to tow a motor cruiser near Worthing
The volunteer lifeboat crew waited with the casualty vessel offshore of Littlehampton
Article Sea safety
Bank Holiday callout for Littlehampton RNLI to tow a motor cruiser near Worthing
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Littlehampton RNLI Facebook Live quiz to raise funds for vital crew kit
RNLI Mayday campaign
Article Fundraising
Littlehampton RNLI Facebook Live quiz to raise funds for vital crew kit
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Littlehampton RNLI called out to assist vessel with engine difficulties
The Littlehampton volunteer lifeboat crew towing the vessel back in to the harbour
Article Fishing Safety
Littlehampton RNLI called out to assist vessel with engine difficulties
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