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

8.20am 18 July 2017
6.59pm 11 July 2017
10.24pm 29 June 2017
11.33am 18 June 2017
6.39pm 28 May 2017
5.28pm 28 May 2017
7.08pm 26 May 2017
12.19am 26 May 2017
7.22am 23 May 2017
4.19pm 9 May 2017
12.41pm 7 May 2017
7.01pm 23 April 2017
9.19pm 12 March 2017
4.21pm 21 February 2017
8.21pm 29 January 2017
7.00am 11 January 2017
9.52am 18 December 2016
7.43pm 7 November 2016
6.22pm 1 November 2016
7.29pm 18 October 2016

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 14°C
Max: 18°C
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Next tide

Sun 23 Jul
High: 7:12pm 9.6m
Low: 1:29am 1.3m
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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

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

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

Shop hours

11am-4pm

Shop phone number

01639 896687

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News and media from Port Talbot Lifeboat Station

Unusual service for Port Talbot RNLI to help beached dolphin back to sea
The dolphin being released back into the sea by the Port Talbot RNLI lifeboat crew and a marine mammal officer
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Unusual service for Port Talbot RNLI to help beached dolphin back to sea
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Two RNLI lifeboats assist a broken down vessel
A wind swept sea breaking over the slipway during the launching
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Two RNLI lifeboats assist a broken down vessel
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Port Talbot RNLI launch to shouts for help
The lifeboat launches off the beach
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Port Talbot RNLI launch to shouts for help
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Port Talbot RNLI lifeboat tasked twice in one day
Off again on another call out
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Port Talbot RNLI lifeboat tasked twice in one day
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