Killkeel Lifeboat Station

Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

Located on the south east coast of County Down, Kilkeel Lifeboat Station covers an area with the largest fishing fleet in Ireland. The station operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

5.41pm 7 August 2019
1.21pm 24 July 2019
4.20pm 19 July 2019
4.20pm 19 July 2019
1.20pm 23 June 2019
5.51pm 6 June 2019
4.52pm 29 April 2019
4.59am 20 April 2019
11.55am 18 April 2019
9.59am 11 April 2019
4.11pm 10 April 2019
6.50pm 17 March 2019
9.24pm 6 March 2019
5.39am 24 February 2019
6.51pm 31 December 2018
7.37pm 26 November 2018
11.48pm 10 November 2018
7.41pm 24 October 2018
11.33pm 23 October 2018
1.57pm 23 August 2018

Today's weather

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

Station address

Kilkeel Lifeboat Station
Harbour Road
Co. Down
United Kingdom
BT34 4AX

Station phone number

02841 764161

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only
Don't miss: Crew Training–8pm Tuesdays

Visitor contact

John Fisher

Visitor contact phone number

07703 178180

News and media from Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

Kilkeel RNLI launch to assist yacht with fouled propeller
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Kilkeel RNLI launch to assist yacht with fouled propeller
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Kilkeel RNLI launch following reports of lone sailor in difficulty
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Kilkeel RNLI launch following reports of lone sailor in difficulty
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Kilkeel RNLI launch to aid a swimmer in difficulty and rescue two people
Article Rescue
Kilkeel RNLI launch to aid a swimmer in difficulty and rescue two people
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Kilkeel RNLI rescue two people on stranded French yacht
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Kilkeel RNLI rescue two people on stranded French yacht
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