Calendar of events


May 19th – 21st 2017

VENUE: Poole Quay
DATE AND TIME: 19th – 21st May 2017
TIME:  All Day

An exciting week of events that includes the prestigious European Maritime Day. With activity aimed at local businesses plus a spectacular line up of family focused maritime events and entertainment – it’s not to be missed! Our volunteers will be down on the Quay with the lifeboats…. Find out more here!


June  17th 2017

VENUE: Poole Quay
DATE: Saturday 17th June
TIME: 11am Onwards

It’s Poole’s annual pirate extravaganza on Poole Quay today, where children and adults alike dress up in pirate costume to honour Poole’s pirate of old, Harry Paye.

Come along and see Poole lifeboat crew take part in the parade with an inshore lifeboat, and take a close up look at Poole’s two lifeboats moored alongside the quay.  You can also meet Stormy Stan, the RNLI’s friendly mascot!


July 13th 2017

VENUE:  RNLI College, Poole, BH15 1HZ
DATE AND TIME: Thursday July 13th 2017
TIME: 7.30pm

Mikron Travelling Theatre have commissioned a fantastic play In At The Deep End which explores the wonderful RNLI and we are lucky enough to have them with us on July 13th.

50% of ticket sales are donated to the RNLI

August 6th 2017

VENUE:  Poole Lifeboat Station
DATE AND TIME: Sunday August 6th 2017
TIME: 11am  Onwards

Come along and join us for a fabulous fun filled day!!

Lots of demonstrations on the water!

An amazing raffle with some fantastic prizes!

Cakes! Lots of Cakes!

Meet the crew, see the boats and so much more!

August 28th 2017

VENUE:  Potterne Park, Verwood
DATE AND TIME:  Monday 28th August 2017
TIME:  10:00 – 16:00

Join Poole Lifeboat Station’s volunteer fundraisers at Verwood Rustic Fayre on Bank Holiday Monday!


August  31st 2017

VENUE: Bournemouth Air Festival
DATE: Thursday August 31st – Sunday September 3rd
TIME: 10am until late

Poole lifeboats will provide cover on the water as the hundreds of leisure boats of all shapes and sizes take to the water to gain a good vantage point of the fantastic air displays. This is normally a very busy weekend for the lifeboats.

For more details about visiting the air show, please visit their website