RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Barry Dock Lifeboat Station

Barry Dock Lifeboat Station

Situated on the Welsh coastline, Barry Dock Lifeboat Station is able to respond to emergencies on both the Somerset coast and around South Wales
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Barry Dock Lifeboat Station

6.35pm 6 September 2021
10.04am 6 September 2021
6.16pm 29 August 2021
5.00pm 22 August 2021
10.26pm 15 August 2021
3.13pm 10 August 2021
8.09pm 8 August 2021
1.20pm 4 August 2021
10.24pm 24 July 2021
6.45pm 24 July 2021
7.59pm 23 July 2021
4.59pm 23 July 2021
9.27pm 22 July 2021
1.38pm 20 July 2021
6.05pm 18 July 2021
10.45pm 17 July 2021
8.01pm 17 July 2021
2.51pm 16 July 2021
12.22pm 15 July 2021
7.06pm 13 July 2021

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Barry Dock Lifeboat Station
The Pierhead Buildings
The Outer Harbour
Barry Dock
Vale of Glamorgan
CF62 5QS

Station phone number

01446 735678

Visiting times

The lifeboat station is on a commercial dockyard with no visitor access. Visits can be arranged by appointment.

Visitor contact

Please email barry_island_vc@rnli.org.uk

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News and media from Barry Dock Lifeboat Station

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Article Rescue
Barry Dock inshore lifeboat tasked to people in difficulty in the water.
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Mark Dowie (centre) with Neil Sutor (Helm) left and Mike Roberts (Chairman) right
Article Sea safety
RNLI Staff visit ends up out on a double shout
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D-class and coastguard rescue helicopter.
Article Rescue
Barry Dock RNLI lifeboats launch to swimmers in difficulty
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