RNLI Lough Derg lifeboat on exercise

Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

Lough Derg was the first RNLI inland station to operate in Ireland and the third inland lifeboat station to open. With inland waterways being increasingly used for pleasure, the RNLI has evolved its service to include selected inland waterways.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

9.41am 14 September 2017
3.26pm 21 August 2017
7.19pm 4 August 2017
8.50am 28 July 2017
12.17pm 23 July 2017
6.57pm 22 July 2017
2.28pm 22 July 2017
2.12pm 22 July 2017
9.31pm 30 June 2017
1.12pm 27 June 2017
5.53pm 16 June 2017
4.06pm 4 June 2017
8.19pm 27 May 2017
2.39pm 13 May 2017
10.44am 1 May 2017
5.32pm 15 April 2017
9.32am 9 February 2017
9.27am 9 February 2017
7.32pm 21 October 2016
1.01pm 4 October 2016

Today's weather

14°C Cloudy
Min: 8°C
Max: 14°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
High: 6:36am 4.8m
Low: 12:35pm 0.5m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lough Derg Lifeboat Station
Lough Derg Yacht Club
Co. Tipperary

Station phone number

067 24292

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

7.30pm–8.30pm Wednesday or by appointment

Visitor contact

Charles Stanley-Smith

Visitor contact phone number

08725 14517

News and media from Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

Lough Derg RNLI Lifeboat assists 4 adults and 2 children on a 30ft cruiser
Callout to grounded vessel
Article Lifeboats
Lough Derg RNLI Lifeboat assists 4 adults and 2 children on a 30ft cruiser
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Lough Derg RNLI Lifeboat assists 6 people on a 25ft cruiser with engine failure
Article RNLI People
Lough Derg RNLI Lifeboat assists 6 people on a 25ft cruiser with engine failure
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Lough Derg RNLI assists six people on a 38ft cruiser aground
Article RNLI People
Lough Derg RNLI assists six people on a 38ft cruiser aground
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Lough Derg RNLI assist man stranded on boat overnight reluctant to call for help
Callout to man stranded in crusier overnight
Article Lifeboats
Lough Derg RNLI assist man stranded on boat overnight reluctant to call for help
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