RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

Established in 1966 and covering an area of Swansea Bay, Port Talbot is one of the more recent lifeboat stations in Wales. The station currently houses a D class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

2.18pm 25 July 2021
7.32pm 20 July 2021
7.46pm 27 June 2021
6.55pm 27 June 2021
6.30pm 15 June 2021
4.06pm 31 May 2021
2.59am 23 May 2021
2.43am 23 May 2021
7.58pm 13 May 2021
7.48pm 13 May 2021
2.57pm 8 May 2021
12.43pm 30 April 2021
12.59am 12 April 2021
12.45am 12 April 2021
10.07pm 7 March 2021
1.05pm 9 January 2021
3.17pm 29 November 2020
10.56pm 2 November 2020
12.02am 26 September 2020
4.30pm 19 September 2020

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Port Talbot 
Princess Margaret Way
Port Talbot
Neath & Port Talbot
SA12 6QW

Station phone number

01639 884290


Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Sunday mornings. Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01639 896687

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News and media from Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

Robbie Harris, Port Talbot RNLI volunteer
Article Lifeboats
Port Talbot volunteer retires after 44 years of saving lives at sea
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Article People
Port Talbot RNLI volunteers receive awards
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Article Lifeboats
Port Talbot RNLI volunteer receives long service award
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Mrs Jean Jones at the Port Talbot lifeboat station.
Article Fundraising
Port Talbot lose a super RNLI fundraiser
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