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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Penarth Lifeboat Station

11.45am 20 September 2020
11.38am 20 September 2020
9.29am 19 September 2020
6.13pm 6 September 2020
6.18pm 31 August 2020
6.07pm 29 August 2020
5.53pm 29 August 2020
11.12am 25 August 2020
11.05am 25 August 2020
9.43am 25 August 2020
1.10pm 23 August 2020
7.18pm 7 August 2020
12.32pm 7 August 2020
12.32pm 7 August 2020
8.32am 6 August 2020
10.07pm 3 August 2020
10.07pm 3 August 2020
6.10pm 13 July 2020
10.57am 12 July 2020
4.11pm 11 July 2020

Today's weather

13°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 13°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

Penarth Lifeboat Station
The Esplanade
Penarth
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 email

laurie.pavelin@btinternet.com

Visitor contact phone number

07835 719750

Shop hours

Easter-October 31
Tuesday-Sunday
1.30pm-4.30pm daily
Bank holiday Mondays 
1.30pm-4.30pm

November 1-December 17
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
1.30pm-4.30pm

Shop phone number

02920 711659

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