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

7.01pm 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
5.13pm 18 September 2016
10.37pm 10 September 2016
10.31pm 10 September 2016
12.04pm 18 August 2016
12.39am 16 August 2016
10.15am 26 July 2016
1.30am 23 July 2016
7.39pm 19 June 2016
7.38pm 19 June 2016

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 3°C
Max: 9°C
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Next tide

Tue 25 Apr
High: 6:32pm 9.4m
Low: 12:43am 1.4m
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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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