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

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
6.12am 25 January 2018
11.31am 9 December 2017
11.04am 19 October 2017
2.15pm 27 September 2017
1.35pm 22 September 2017
1.35pm 22 September 2017
6.16pm 19 September 2017
7.18pm 31 August 2017

Today's weather

22°C Overcast
Min: 16°C
Max: 22°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.

Connect with us

Station website

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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

Visit Wales Year of the Sea 2018
Video highlighting the RNLI's presence in Wales, including lifeboats, lifeguards, and community work.
Video Beach safety
Visit Wales Year of the Sea 2018
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Busy Weekend for Aberystwyth Lifeboat
Article Lifeboats
Busy Weekend for Aberystwyth Lifeboat
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Busy weekend for Aberystwyth lifeboats
With the hot weather Aberystwyth Lifeboats attended to 8 inflatables, 1 Tender and 1 fishing boat over the weekend assisting 11 people.
Video Lifeboats
Busy weekend for Aberystwyth lifeboats
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New volunteers attend course thanks to generous support from foundation
Article People
New volunteers attend course thanks to generous support from foundation
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