RNLI Barmouth Lifeboat Station

Barmouth Lifeboat Station

There has been a lifeboat at Barmouth since 1828. The current boathouse, finished in 2004, is the third site for the station and houses the station’s all-weather Shannon Class lifeboat and D class inshore boat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Barmouth Lifeboat Station

2.35pm 15 April 2021
1.23pm 1 February 2021
6.22pm 27 September 2020
5.16pm 18 September 2020
5.16pm 18 September 2020
12.14pm 17 September 2020
1.09pm 6 September 2020
2.24pm 3 September 2020
4.40pm 2 September 2020
4.24pm 31 August 2020
1.39pm 2 August 2020
1.33pm 2 August 2020
7.37am 31 July 2020
8.08pm 30 July 2020
6.04am 8 April 2020
10.54am 29 November 2019
11.14am 6 November 2019
3.56pm 24 October 2019
10.57pm 12 October 2019
2.40pm 5 October 2019

Today's weather

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Min: 5°C Max: 9°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Barmouth Lifeboat Station
The Promenade
LL42 1NF

Station phone

01341 280274


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access 

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 10am-4pm 

Station visitor contact

Eve Williams - 07966 808140 or evewilliams77@btinternet.com

News and media from Barmouth Lifeboat Station

ILB Helm Daryl James with the two rescued teenagers
Article Sea safety
Barmouth RNLI volunteer crew launches to an inflatable dinghy swept out to sea
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ALB Ella Larsen pushing in
Article Lifeboats
Barmouth ALB launches to reports of a surfer in difficulty
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Article Fundraising
RNLI in Wales celebrates the importance of family during Christmas appeal launch
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Stricken fishing vessel under tow
Article Rescue
Barmouth RNLI launch to fishing vessel with engine failure
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