RNLI Portishead Lifeboat Station

Portishead Lifeboat Station

Portishead Lifeboat Station’s new state-of-the-art lifeboat station opened in 2015 and houses a B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat. It previously operated as an independent station for 20 years.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portishead Lifeboat Station

11.06pm 19 February 2020
11.06pm 19 February 2020
7.02pm 11 February 2020
10.43am 28 January 2020
9.26am 27 December 2019
11.26am 18 November 2019
10.47pm 14 October 2019
7.30pm 28 September 2019
6.47pm 21 September 2019
10.48am 18 September 2019
9.19pm 14 September 2019
9.12pm 14 September 2019
3.27pm 8 September 2019
11.40pm 31 August 2019
12.05pm 31 August 2019
12.12pm 22 August 2019
8.06pm 2 August 2019
8.06pm 2 August 2019
6.31pm 1 August 2019
11.45pm 20 July 2019

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 11°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portishead Lifeboat Station 
Pier Road
Portishead
BS20 7EA

Station phone number

01275 397219

Accessibility

Disabled Parking by arrangement.  Ramp to shop.

Visitor contact

Derek Weatherburn

Visitor contact email address

hello@portishead-lifeboat.org.uk

Shop opening hours

Monday-Friday
11am-4pm

Saturday-Sunday
10:30am-4pm

Shop phone number

01275 845538

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News and media from Portishead Lifeboat Station

New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
Article People
New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
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Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat launch to sinking yacht
Article Rescue
Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat launch to sinking yacht
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My lifejacket saved my life
Skipper Ian with RNLI volunteers Ian and Andy who was Helm on the rescue
Article Crew training
My lifejacket saved my life
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Portishead RNLI lifeboat crew rescue skipper who'd fallen overboard his yacht
As reports of a mayday and a man overboard came in to the crew volunteers at Portishead, they made best speed to the casualty vessel. Skipper Ian said 'My lifejacket saved my life'
Video Lifeboats
Portishead RNLI lifeboat crew rescue skipper who'd fallen overboard his yacht
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