RNLI Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861 and situated in one of the main holiday resorts in Cardigan bay, Aberystwyth was the first station ever to have an inshore lifeboat. The station has received 13 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

7.47am 17 November 2018
9.22pm 19 October 2018
12.18pm 29 September 2018
10.51am 29 September 2018
5.17pm 5 September 2018
3.39am 28 August 2018
10.29pm 17 August 2018
10.27pm 11 August 2018
9.19am 22 July 2018
9.21am 10 July 2018
12.42pm 30 June 2018
7.43pm 29 June 2018
6.02pm 29 June 2018
3.26pm 21 June 2018
11.43pm 25 May 2018
3.06pm 23 May 2018
11.01pm 22 May 2018
4.52pm 18 May 2018
10.43pm 6 May 2018
1.31pm 28 April 2018

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 7°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Town Quay
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 1JY

Station phone

01970 612478

Station opening times

Easter-October
Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

November
Sundays 11am-4pm

Visiting is subject to volunteer availability.

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Aberystwyth RNLI Shop

Opening hours

All our shops are run by volunteers who take great pride in keeping them open whenever possible, if you are planning a special trip to visit this shop it may be best to call ahead to check the opening times.

Telephone:

01970 624300

News and media from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Join October’s Fishy Fundraising and help save lives at sea
Article Fundraising
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Aberystwyth Lifeboat conducts a night time shoreline search for a missing person
Video Lifeboats
Aberystwyth Lifeboat conducts a night time shoreline search for a missing person
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RNLI lifeboat training put to good use during dramatic on land incident
Crew member Paul Williams with Amy when she visited the station to thank the crew that helped her
Article People
RNLI lifeboat training put to good use during dramatic on land incident
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Visit Wales Year of the Sea 2018
Video highlighting the RNLI's presence in Wales, including lifeboats, lifeguards, and community work.
Video Beach safety
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