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RNLI Pwllheli boathouse and Shannon class lifeboat

Pwllheli Lifeboat Station

Located on the Lleyn Peninsula, Pwllheli Lifeboat Station operates an all-weather carriage-launched Shannon class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat. During its history the crews have been presented with five awards for gallantry.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Pwllheli Lifeboat Station

3.00pm 6 August 2023
11.10pm 28 June 2023
1.42pm 6 June 2023
1.33pm 6 June 2023
6.04pm 4 June 2023
7.40pm 1 June 2023
6.12am 1 June 2023
1.33pm 13 May 2023
5.58pm 6 May 2023
4.24pm 1 May 2023
9.35am 22 April 2023
2.17pm 2 April 2023
2.01pm 2 April 2023
1.29pm 27 November 2022
9.57am 2 October 2022
9.24pm 11 September 2022
1.22pm 29 August 2022
6.02pm 20 August 2022
10.03pm 15 August 2022
12.11pm 14 August 2022

Today's weather

11°C Cloudy
Min: 4°C Max: 11°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Pwllheli Lifeboat Station / Gorsaf Bad Achub Pwllheli
Glan Y Don Industrial Estate,
LL53 5YT

Station phone number

07972 937368


Parking and disabled access.

Station Visits

Group visits can be organised through prior arrangement. Please email the station with your required date, time and details of the group.

Opening Hours

The station will be open to visitors every Sunday (from 26 May 2024) between 11am and 3pm.

Visitor contact

Ros Hemmings

Visitor contact phone number

01758 612486

News and media from Pwllheli Lifeboat Station

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Pwllheli RNLI D-class lifeboat to return to limited service
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Training to re-commence at Pwllheli RNLI Lifeboat Station
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RNLI makes positive steps in rebuilding Pwllheli Lifeboat Station
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Update on Pwllheli Lifeboat Station
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