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

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

5.31pm 17 July 2021
5.42pm 13 July 2021
5.42pm 13 July 2021
11.20am 1 July 2021
12.14pm 27 June 2021
2.46pm 13 March 2021
2.46pm 13 March 2021
5.18pm 28 February 2021
3.23pm 10 October 2020
5.18pm 9 October 2020
8.23pm 30 August 2020
8.23pm 30 August 2020
2.17pm 29 August 2020
2.17pm 29 August 2020
2.17pm 29 August 2020
12.15pm 23 June 2020
12.15pm 23 June 2020
12.15pm 23 June 2020
7.37pm 7 June 2020
7.37pm 7 June 2020

Today's weather

22°C Cloudy
Min: 16°C Max: 22°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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