RNLI Cardigan Lifeboat Station

Cardigan Lifeboat Station

Cardigan Lifeboat Station’s two inshore lifeboats launch from the popular Poppit Sands Beach on the Pembrokeshire coast. They cover the tidal section of the River Teifi up to and beyond the town of Cardigan.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Cardigan Lifeboat Station

11.20am 10 June 2021
10.01pm 4 June 2021
3.32pm 29 May 2021
6.13pm 28 May 2021
4.28pm 25 May 2021
11.36am 16 May 2021
10.45am 9 May 2021
9.45am 1 March 2021
8.38am 10 January 2021
1.09pm 28 December 2020
7.50am 28 November 2020
12.42pm 22 November 2020
8.31pm 5 October 2020
5.20pm 4 October 2020
4.54pm 24 September 2020
7.50pm 15 September 2020
5.41pm 2 September 2020
3.30pm 30 August 2020
5.23pm 29 August 2020
9.02pm 25 August 2020

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C Max: 18°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

Cardigan Lifeboat Station
Poppit Sands
SA43 3LN

Station phone number

01239 612986

Visiting times

Not open to the public

News and media from Cardigan Lifeboat Station

Cardigan D-Class Lifeboat 'Elsie Ida Mead'
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Cardigan RNLI called out to help two surfers in difficulty.
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Early morning call-out for Cardigan RNLI lifeboats
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Cardigan RNLI D-class lifeboat Elsie Ida Mead
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Cardigan RNLI Lifeboat called out to rescue yacht on the River Teifi
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Cardigan RNLI lifeboat launched to help two people trapped on river bank
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?