Macduff Lifeboat Station

Macduff Lifeboat Station

Located in a major fishing port, Macduff Lifeboat Station operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat. The launch system for this is unique as it is launched from a mobile crane.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Macduff Lifeboat Station

6.20pm 15 April 2019
8.34am 31 March 2019
12.46pm 27 March 2019
3.04pm 12 March 2019
6.50am 18 January 2019
6.50am 18 January 2019
4.17pm 2 December 2018
2.27pm 17 November 2018
1.15am 21 August 2018
1.14pm 9 August 2018
1.07pm 9 August 2018
3.16pm 30 June 2018
5.59pm 18 June 2018
7.29am 7 June 2018
7.01pm 26 May 2018
5.00pm 23 May 2018
6.32pm 26 April 2018
5.13pm 18 March 2018
2.14pm 24 November 2017
9.50am 19 November 2017

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Macduff Lifeboat Station
Bankhead
Macduff
Aberdeenshire
AB44 1RD

Station phone number

01261 833491

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Shop phone number

01261 832813

News and media from Macduff Lifeboat Station

Lifeboat launches to assist man after cliff fall
picture from the back of the lifeboat looking forwards, two crew members look towards cliff face where a thirds RNLI crew member is with police, ambulance and the casualty
Article Sea safety
Lifeboat launches to assist man after cliff fall
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Long service awards and retirements at Macduff Lifeboat Station
A picture of five of the Macduff Crew standing in a line with their Long Service Medals and certificates
Article People
Long service awards and retirements at Macduff Lifeboat Station
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Macduff lifeboat launches after mayday call sparks major search operation
Orange lifeboat B 804 with four crew on board
Article Rescue
Macduff lifeboat launches after mayday call sparks major search operation
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15 years in a football kit helps to fund lifesaving kit at Macduff
RNLI crew in drysuits standing in front of RNLI Macduff lifeboat B-804 Lydia Macdonald with local footballer Graeme Watt
Article Fundraising
15 years in a football kit helps to fund lifesaving kit at Macduff
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