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

3.23pm 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
7.37pm 7 June 2020
7.07pm 28 April 2020
7.07pm 28 April 2020
7.02pm 28 April 2020
3.38pm 25 March 2020
3.34pm 25 March 2020
3.27pm 25 March 2020
3.24pm 25 March 2020

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 14°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

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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