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

5.31pm 2 June 2021
3.05pm 2 June 2021
8.36pm 30 May 2021
6.48pm 24 May 2021
8.40pm 17 May 2021
4.50pm 15 May 2021
2.08am 13 May 2021
4.29pm 8 May 2021
4.07pm 8 May 2021
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

Today's weather

15°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C Max: 15°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 Lifeboats
Two Afternoon Shouts For Holyhead RNLI
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Article Lifeboats
Holyhead RNLI Assist Yacht In Trouble
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Article Lifeboats
Holyhead RNLI Assist Drifting Vessel
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Article Rescue
Friday Evening Rescue For Holyhead RNLI
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?