Holyhead Lifeboat station

Holyhead Lifeboat Station

Holyhead is one of the three oldest lifeboat stations on the Welsh coast and has a remarkable history of bravery with 70 awards for gallantry. Today’s station operates both an all-weather Severn class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Holyhead Lifeboat Station

4.59pm 16 April 2021
10.20am 18 February 2021
10.20am 18 February 2021
11.03pm 16 February 2021
6.23pm 10 January 2021
6.03pm 10 January 2021
10.45am 16 December 2020
11.20am 18 October 2020
11.20am 18 October 2020
5.13pm 17 October 2020
11.26am 11 October 2020
11.21am 7 October 2020
9.24am 6 October 2020
10.49pm 5 October 2020
10.49pm 5 October 2020
10.43pm 5 October 2020
10.07am 5 September 2020
10.41am 4 September 2020
10.23am 3 September 2020
9.04am 30 August 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 8°C Max: 12°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

Holyhead Lifeboat Station
Prince of Wales Road
Newry Beach
Wales LL65 1YA

Station phone number

01407 762583


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Sunday mornings or by appointment
Don't miss crew training 10am Sunday

Visitor contact

Tony Price 

Visitor contact phone number

01407 762583

News and media from Holyhead Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Friday Evening Rescue For Holyhead RNLI
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Article Lifeboats
From Duke Of Edinburgh Scheme to Lifeboat Coxswain
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Article Rescue
Holyhead Crew and Local Boys Save Man In Trouble
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Article Rescue
Holyhead RNLI Assist Stricken Vessel in Harbour
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