Lifeboat Station

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Welcome to Whitby Lifeboat Station

Whitby Lifeboat Station is situated on the east coast of England, in North Yorkshire, clearly visible within the busy and attractive harbour of Whitby. A lifeboat station has been operating here since 1802, from 2007 the volunteer crew have benefited from a brand-new building.

The station houses our D-Class inshore lifeboat OEM Stone III, crew training rooms a galley and office whilst the Trent Class All-Weather lifeboat George and Mary Webb lies afloat outside.

Our website contains up to date information about the crew, our boats and our station, as well as photos, videos and reports from callouts.

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Whitby RNLI Assist With Medical Emergency On Trawler

Whitby RNLI Assist With Medical Emergency On Trawler

Whitby RNLI's all weather lifeboat was launched this morning (Tuesday 18 April) to assist


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Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Whitby RNLI are seeking some new volunteers to fill three vacancies that have become available at the station.

The positions, which include a Lifeboat Management Group Chair, A Lifeboat Operations Manager and Deputy Launching Authority are all vital non-seagoing roles which