Girvan Lifeboat Station

Girvan Lifeboat Station

Girvan has had a lifeboat launching off the south west coast of Scotland for 140 years, providing search and rescue cover for both commercial and leisure mariners. Today’s station operates an all weather Mersey class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Girvan Lifeboat Station

4.38pm 10 September 2019
1.21pm 9 September 2019
1.15pm 9 September 2019
11.39am 2 July 2019
12.30pm 22 June 2019
12.20pm 24 March 2019
12.14pm 24 March 2019
10.48am 18 October 2018
7.02pm 8 October 2018
2.53pm 1 October 2018
2.03am 12 September 2018
1.57am 12 September 2018
1.23pm 8 July 2018
5.50pm 6 July 2018
3.14pm 3 July 2018
5.07pm 12 June 2018
3.51pm 2 June 2018
1.39pm 22 April 2018
1.33pm 22 April 2018
10.11pm 9 April 2018

Today's weather

14°C Overcast
Min: 10°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Girvan Lifeboat Station
Knockcushan Street
Girvan
Strathclyde
KA26 9AG

Station phone number

01465 714454

Visiting times

9am–5pm weekdays

Groups by appointment

Don't Miss Crew training Monday 7pm–9pm

Visitor contact

Coxswain/Mechanic Callum Govus

Visitor contact phone number

07492 310031

News and media from Girvan Lifeboat Station

Déjà vu for Girvan Lifeboat with 2 identical calls in 2 days
Girvan Lifeboat leaving harbour
Article Rescue
Déjà vu for Girvan Lifeboat with 2 identical calls in 2 days
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911 Challenge visits Girvan Lifeboat Station
Belinda and James with their Porsche 911 at Girvan Lifeboat station.
Article Fundraising
911 Challenge visits Girvan Lifeboat Station
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Local Distillery helping Girvan Lifeboat to save lives at sea.
LEFT to RIGHT Distilleries process leader Chris Burgess(far left) Chloe White, DLA Ian McClymont, Jamie Hamilton, (Cooper/crewmember) Fraser Stirling, Girvan Distillery site leader Stuart Watts, Luciana McGarvie, Coxwain/Mechanic Callum Govus, Kylie Green
Article Crew training
Local Distillery helping Girvan Lifeboat to save lives at sea.
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POLICE SCOTLAND'S SOUTH AYRSHIRE AREA COMMANDER'S VISITS GIRVAN LIFEBOAT STATION
Area Commander, Chief Inspector Brian Anderson at the helm our Girvans Shannon Class Lifeboat.
Article Lifeboats
POLICE SCOTLAND'S SOUTH AYRSHIRE AREA COMMANDER'S VISITS GIRVAN LIFEBOAT STATION
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