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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

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
7.16pm 9 March 2022
5.27pm 19 December 2021
5.23pm 19 December 2021
3.21pm 20 November 2021
3.37pm 15 November 2021
2.48pm 14 November 2021
4.59pm 2 November 2021
1.38pm 2 October 2021
4.51pm 17 September 2021
12.50am 14 September 2021
12.44am 14 September 2021
4.25pm 7 September 2021
9.28pm 28 August 2021
2.18pm 25 July 2021
7.32pm 20 July 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 14°C
Get a 5-day forecast

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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Father figure of Port Talbot RNLI bids the station a fond farewell
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Port Talbot and Cardiff Met holding the cakes they made
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Welsh kindness brings festive joy to our RNLI Channel stations
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