Penarth Lifeboat Station

Penarth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861 and covering part of the Bristol Channel, Penarth Lifeboat Station operates two inshore lifeboats, a B class Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Penarth Lifeboat Station

1.27pm 21 September 2023
10.32pm 19 September 2023
10.30pm 19 September 2023
8.42pm 15 September 2023
4.07pm 13 September 2023
1.32pm 1 September 2023
12.07am 27 August 2023
10.55pm 21 August 2023
12.51pm 4 August 2023
9.17pm 3 August 2023
8.20pm 29 July 2023
11.24am 26 July 2023
1.04pm 9 July 2023
3.55pm 25 June 2023
3.55pm 25 June 2023
2.57pm 25 June 2023
5.46pm 4 June 2023
8.59pm 24 May 2023
5.18pm 24 May 2023
4.30pm 22 May 2023

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 19°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Penarth Lifeboat Station
The Esplanade
Vale of Glamorgan
CF64 3AU

Station phone number

02920 709099

Visiting times

Visits must be arranged in advance and availability depends on the operational needs of the station.

Visitor contact

Laurie Pavelin 

Visitor contact phone number

07835 719750

Shop hours

Open Tuesday to Sunday 11am to 4pm and Bank Holiday Mondays, except at Christmas

Shop phone number

02920 711659

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