RNLI Lough Ree lifeboat on exercise

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

Established in 2012, Lough Ree Lifeboat Station is situated on the picturesque Coosan Point, north of Athlone. Lough Ree is a popular location for fishing, sailing and swimming, in the heart of Ireland.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

2.39pm 11 July 2020
2.39pm 11 July 2020
2.21pm 9 July 2020
2.21pm 9 July 2020
9.42pm 4 July 2020
9.37pm 4 July 2020
5.18pm 31 March 2020
4.32pm 31 March 2020
4.32pm 31 March 2020
4.25pm 31 March 2020
4.20pm 31 March 2020
4.20pm 31 March 2020
4.20pm 31 March 2020
3.53pm 31 March 2020
3.53pm 31 March 2020
3.34pm 31 March 2020
3.34pm 31 March 2020
3.34pm 31 March 2020
3.34pm 31 March 2020
1.42pm 31 March 2020

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station
Coosan Point
Athlone
County Westmeath

Station contact numbers

Telephone: 0906 433513 (unmanned)

Mobile: 0879408190

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Deputy Launching Authority
087 9408190

Tony McCarth - Lifeboat Operations Manager
0872547490

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