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

5.22pm 31 May 2022
7.57am 22 May 2022
7.37pm 5 May 2022
7.35pm 5 May 2022
11.05am 28 April 2022
1.16pm 17 April 2022
9.55am 9 April 2022
4.42pm 3 April 2022
2.01pm 21 March 2022
6.45pm 18 March 2022
5.00pm 8 March 2022
9.35pm 20 January 2022
6.10pm 17 January 2022
3.53pm 16 January 2022
3.48pm 16 January 2022
4.28pm 14 December 2021
4.42pm 10 December 2021
4.42pm 10 December 2021
4.26pm 10 December 2021
4.26pm 10 December 2021

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 17°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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