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

3.58pm 19 March 2023
7.11pm 25 October 2022
12.23pm 19 October 2022
10.03am 26 September 2022
5.19pm 20 September 2022
6.45am 11 September 2022
8.41pm 9 September 2022
8.47pm 28 August 2022
4.05pm 28 August 2022
2.30pm 25 August 2022
10.13am 23 August 2022
9.35pm 15 August 2022
9.19pm 13 August 2022
4.41pm 9 August 2022
12.07pm 3 August 2022
11.55am 3 August 2022
12.08pm 21 July 2022
10.15pm 18 July 2022
3.41am 18 July 2022
10.25pm 30 June 2022

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Town Quay
SY23 1JY

Station phone

01970 612478

Station opening times

Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

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.


01970 624300

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