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

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
10.32am 24 August 2020
1.13pm 21 August 2020
12.24pm 5 August 2020
9.51am 31 July 2020
4.58pm 30 July 2020
1.32pm 30 July 2020
2.40pm 19 July 2020
6.05pm 15 July 2020

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
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

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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Bring hope, even on the darkest days

Coronavirus has delayed crucial crew training and lifeboat maintenance. A kind donation from you could help keep our crews safe and ready to rescue. Will you give us hope this spring?