Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat station

Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

For 180 years a lifeboat has launched from Dun Laoghaire; today the station operates both an inshore lifeboat and an all-weather lifeboat. During its history the station has witnessed tragedy with 17 lifeboat crew losing their lives saving others at sea.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

4.02pm 16 March 2017
11.15am 16 March 2017
8.22am 16 March 2017
4.29am 3 February 2017
3.41am 21 January 2017
9.17am 22 November 2016
10.13pm 5 November 2016
6.09pm 15 October 2016
3.20pm 2 October 2016
2.07pm 25 September 2016
1.14pm 18 September 2016
7.24pm 14 September 2016
8.48pm 12 September 2016
1.15pm 11 September 2016
2.26pm 5 September 2016
5.14pm 4 September 2016
6.23pm 31 August 2016
12.00am 31 August 2016
11.01am 28 August 2016
4.51pm 25 August 2016

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 5°C
Max: 8°C
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Next tide

Thu 23 Mar
Low: 1:58pm 1.3m
High: 8:27pm 3.3m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station
Queens Road
Co. Dublin

Station phone number

01 280 2667

Accessibility

Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Generally 10am–4:30pm daily

Visitor contact

Stephen Wynne

Visitor contact phone number

087 255 5654
01 280 2667

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News and media from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

Dun Laoghaire RNLI brings kite surfer to safety
ILB locates exhausted kitesurfer 500 metres from shore and brings him to safety at beach before responding to report of second casualty who was able to get ashore unaided.
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Dun Laoghaire RNLI brings kite surfer to safety
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Dun Laoghaire RNLI remember all lives lost at sea during Christmas Eve ceremony
Dun Laoghaire RNLI to remember those who lost their lives at sea during the year
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Dun Laoghaire RNLI remember all lives lost at sea during Christmas Eve ceremony
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RNLI Reindeer Run returns to raise funds for Dublin ad Arklow lifeboats
Charlie and Mark McGibney, Teena Gates, Owen and Cassia Lily Medland
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RNLI Reindeer Run returns to raise funds for Dublin ad Arklow lifeboats
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Dun Laoghaire RNLI launch to capsized boat with two onboard in Scotman’s Bay
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Dun Laoghaire RNLI launch to capsized boat with two onboard in Scotman’s Bay
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