Fethard D class lifeboat

Fethard Lifeboat Station

Fethard Lifeboat Station operates a D-class lifeboat, which is launched from multiple sites on the Hook peninsula. The station reopened in 1996 after being closed for 80 years.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fethard Lifeboat Station

3.38pm 25 March 2020
3.34pm 25 March 2020
3.27pm 25 March 2020
3.24pm 25 March 2020
3.24pm 25 March 2020
3.35pm 26 January 2020
5.09pm 29 September 2019
11.08am 17 September 2019
3.42pm 13 August 2019
12.59pm 4 August 2019
12.46pm 4 August 2019
4.50pm 24 July 2019
2.39pm 20 July 2019
6.29pm 20 June 2019
10.05am 4 May 2019
10.02am 30 December 2018
8.08am 11 August 2018
8.04am 11 August 2018
10.16pm 13 July 2018
8.29pm 2 July 2018

Today's weather

8°C Cloudy
Min: 3°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fethard Lifeboat Station
Fethard-on-Sea
Co. Wexford
Ireland

Station phone number

051 397511

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Walter Foley

Visitor contact phone number

087 2437148

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