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

12.21pm 13 November 2019
1.39am 10 November 2019
1.09am 10 November 2019
6.15pm 9 November 2019
8.00am 1 November 2019
7.52am 1 November 2019
7.52am 1 November 2019
9.27pm 10 October 2019
1.20pm 17 September 2019
11.59am 31 August 2019
11.40pm 30 August 2019
6.37pm 29 August 2019
5.17pm 29 August 2019
2.45pm 28 August 2019
3.35pm 25 August 2019
9.51am 23 August 2019
4.12pm 15 August 2019
11.53am 7 August 2019
2.44am 24 July 2019
7.05am 21 July 2019

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 1°C Max: 8°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

Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to recover motor launch drifting near Ferring
This is a picture of the Littlehampton Atlantic B Class boat Renee Sherman in the river Arun with her volunteer crew on board
Article Sea safety
Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to recover motor launch drifting near Ferring
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Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to reports of a person drifting west from Bognor
Here is a picture of the B Class Littlehampton RNLI lifeboat Renee Sherman in the River Arun close the station boat house
Article Sea safety
Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to reports of a person drifting west from Bognor
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Littlehampton RNLI lifeboat station needs you!
Littlehampton RNLI lifeboat station
Article People
Littlehampton RNLI lifeboat station needs you!
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Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to stranded yacht
Photo of the two Littlehampton Lifeboats heading out from the harbour.
Article Sea safety
Littlehampton Lifeboat launched to stranded yacht
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