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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

6.16pm 19 September 2017
7.18pm 31 August 2017
9.08am 25 August 2017
9.53pm 24 August 2017
5.46pm 21 August 2017
5.00pm 16 August 2017
10.02am 25 July 2017
7.29pm 14 July 2017
6.38pm 12 July 2017
6.48pm 9 July 2017
3.52pm 8 July 2017
10.32pm 16 June 2017
11.06pm 12 June 2017
1.37pm 28 May 2017
4.37pm 26 May 2017
8.05pm 23 May 2017
11.57am 20 May 2017
5.17pm 19 May 2017
1.16am 30 April 2017
12.20pm 29 April 2017

Today's weather

15°C Overcast
Min: 10°C
Max: 15°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
High: 9:50am 5.3m
Low: 5:13pm 0.3m
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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

Aberystwyth Lifeboat crew search for missing person
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Article Rescues
Aberystwyth Lifeboat crew search for missing person
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Wooden sailing boat towed to safety by Aberystwyth RNLI
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Article Rescues
Wooden sailing boat towed to safety by Aberystwyth RNLI
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Aberystwyth RNLI investigate empty vessel
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Article Lifeboats
Aberystwyth RNLI investigate empty vessel
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Major search launched during Aberystwyth town carnival for missing swimmer
Both Aberystwyth lifeboats are joined by the Coastguard Rescue Helicopter
Article Lifeboats
Major search launched during Aberystwyth town carnival for missing swimmer
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