Rhyl Lifeboat Station

Established in 1852, Rhyl Lifeboat Station is one of the busiest stations in Wales. The new boathouse was completed in 2001 and houses both an all-weather and an inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Rhyl Lifeboat Station

3.27pm 11 November 2020
5.05am 11 November 2020
11.45pm 10 November 2020
5.16pm 18 September 2020
5.09pm 18 September 2020
5.09pm 18 September 2020
3.13pm 15 September 2020
5.07pm 14 September 2020
4.05pm 13 September 2020
6.06pm 12 September 2020
8.23pm 3 September 2020
9.12am 31 August 2020
1.51pm 24 August 2020
1.51pm 24 August 2020
1.51pm 24 August 2020
4.14pm 20 August 2020
6.38pm 16 August 2020
12.55pm 16 August 2020
8.01pm 15 August 2020
4.15pm 15 August 2020

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 13°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Rhyl Lifeboat Station
Lower East Parade
LL18 3YP

Station phone number

01745 344040


Disabled parking
Disabled access on the boathouse ground floor, but not to gallery level. Cars may park alongside the boathouse if visiting the station. There is a large pay-and-display car park within 200m.

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News and media from Rhyl Lifeboat Station

Article Sea safety
Hoylake RNLI volunteers spend the night at sea in multi-agency search
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Article Rescue
Five RNLI lifeboats in all-night search following activation of distress beacon
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Article People
Award for retiring RNLI Worker
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Article Events
Rhyl RNLI Present Gift to Crew's Local Pub After Reopening
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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?