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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

3.56am 3 January 2023
8.37pm 18 November 2022
8.37pm 18 November 2022
2.56pm 22 October 2022
8.01pm 9 October 2022
6.07pm 25 September 2022
4.05pm 23 September 2022
2.31pm 19 September 2022
9.18pm 11 August 2022
3.50pm 23 July 2022
1.13pm 16 July 2022
5.57pm 14 July 2022
12.14pm 14 July 2022
8.12pm 11 July 2022
3.37pm 9 July 2022
7.49pm 4 May 2022
12.39am 2 May 2022
9.57am 5 April 2022
9.51am 5 April 2022
5.31pm 1 April 2022

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 9°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

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Article Sea safety
RNLI Port Talbot trainee crew pass final training units in record time.
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RNLI Port Talbot's first tasking of 2023 to person in the water
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Article Beach safety
RNLI Port Talbot gets diverted from New Year's Day training to seal rescue
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Local business brings festive cheer to Port Talbot RNLI
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