Welcome to Whitby Lifeboat Station Website
A lifeboat station has been operating here since 1802, from 2007 the volunteer crew have benefited from a brand-new building.
Whitby Lifeboat Station is situated on the east coast of England, in North Yorkshire, clearly visible within the busy and attractive harbour of Whitby.
The station houses their 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.
Upcoming FOWL & Station Events
Flag Weekend June13th & 14th
Tea dances at the Royal Hotel; these will take place every 2nd Wednesday £2.50 2 – 4pm .
Steve and Susan Conroy from Malton have kindly agreed to lead these events please join us on 10 June, 8 July etc
Annual summer raffle £1 a ticket to win 2 nights bed and breakfast at Hudson's Hotel and also cash prizes.
Tickets on sale outside the RNLI shop and museum throughout the summer as often as the shop and museum are open - weather permitting
Coins on the Church Stairs on Regatta Saturday 15 August 2015 all day
Line your pennies (or larger coins!) up and down the 199 steps.
Please support this event 9.30am – 4.30pm which takes place annually by kind permission of the church and the Regatta Committee.
Pirates' Day 14 September 2015
Fundraising and fun in town and near the bandstand – for more details please ask Elaine at Pandemonium
Fish and Chip Supper on Thursday 8 October 2015 at Terry's on Pier Road.
£9.50 per ticket to include fish, chips, peas, bread, butter, tea/coffee and entertainment by Keith Swales and a raffle; tickets limited to 70.
A licenced bar will be open.
Duck Race at Sandsend Beck on Sunday 25 October (the first Sunday of autumn half-term)
Ducks will be £1 each and prizes will be £100 1st duck home, £50, £25 and £10
All summer 2015 outside Whitby Lifeboat Museum and Shop when open Summer Raffle sales
Events taking place locally in aid of RNLI
Saturday 30 May 2015 Helmsley Market Square all day Flag day
Tuesday 28 July 2015 Welburn School Field near Kirkbymoorside all day Ryedale Show Souvenir stall with Christmas cards
Monday 31 August 2015 Helmsley Market Square and Beck 2pm Duck Race
Thursday 22 October 2015 Feathers' Hotel Helmsley 7pm Fish and Chip Supper and Lifeboat related talk – ticket only event ask Rosie