RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

Aberdovey Lifeboat Station July 2017

Aberdovey Lifeboat Station

Nestling in the small village of Aberdovey on the north side of the Dyfi estuary, the lifeboat station has operated for nearly 140 years. Today’s inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat launches into the waters of Cardigan Bay.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberdovey Lifeboat Station

11.27am 24 July 2021
6.30pm 1 June 2021
10.57am 26 May 2021
12.14pm 9 May 2021
12.02pm 8 May 2021
8.50am 19 October 2020
4.05pm 18 October 2020
3.15pm 8 October 2020
5.27pm 25 September 2020
8.51pm 12 September 2020
1.26pm 5 September 2020
1.28pm 18 August 2020
1.22pm 18 August 2020
2.49pm 2 August 2020
11.38am 31 July 2020
5.48pm 27 July 2020
2.22pm 26 July 2020
2.22pm 26 July 2020
2.17pm 26 July 2020
4.03pm 27 January 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Aberdovey Lifeboat Station
Aberdovey Centre
LL35 0RA

Station phone number

01654 767695

Visiting times

May–October 10am–4pm Saturday and Sunday or by appointment

Visitor contact

David Williams

Visitor contact phone number

01654 767225
01970 612478

Shop hours


Tuesday and Thursday

Shop phone number

01654 767695

Connect with us


Aberdovey RNLI Shop

How to find us

Aberdovey Lifeboat Guild Shop
Lifeboat Station
LL35 0EB


01654 767695

Opening hours




Tuesday and Thursday

News and media from Aberdovey Lifeboat Station

When the RNLI asked members of the public to join in its ‘Mayday Mile’ fundraising event, young sailor Jasper thought he could support the campaign by taking his dinghy with him for a walk, to raise money for his local lifeboat station.
Article Fundraising
Jasper completes RNLI Mayday Mile – by taking dinghy for a walk!
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Aberdyfi Atlantic 85 lifeboat - photo taken December 2016
Article People
Aberdyfi RNLI call on local community to throw them a lifeline
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Article Rescue
Multiple RNLI lifeboats launched to aid yacht in distress
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Alun Edwards, Drew Nickless and Arwel Jones. (L-R)
Article People
Aberdyfi RNLI volunteers nominated for St Davids Award
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?