RNLI The Mumbles Lifeboat Station

The Mumbles Lifeboat Station

Lifeboat crews at The Mumbles have been saving lives at sea for over 180 years and have been presented with 33 awards for gallantry. The station has also witnessed tragedy with 18 lifeboat volunteers losing their lives while endeavouring to save others.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from The Mumbles Lifeboat Station

9.23pm 10 January 2021
11.16am 2 January 2021
7.42am 30 December 2020
5.36pm 16 December 2020
5.27pm 6 December 2020
1.45pm 29 November 2020
1.43pm 26 November 2020
8.54pm 17 November 2020
1.00pm 6 November 2020
7.26pm 25 October 2020
3.10pm 23 October 2020
11.37pm 22 October 2020
11.30pm 22 October 2020
7.10pm 20 October 2020
5.13pm 17 October 2020
4.30am 7 October 2020
3.28pm 25 September 2020
6.47pm 21 September 2020
10.02am 21 September 2020
8.58pm 20 September 2020

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 4°C Max: 7°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

The Mumbles Lifeboat Station
Pier Road

Station phone number

01792 366246

Visiting times

Station visiting times are normally 11am-5pm.

Visiting is subject to volunteer availability so it's worth calling the station to check it will be open when you plan to visit.

Visitor contact

Sandra Knight

Visitor contact phone number


Visitor email address


Shop hours

11am to 5pm (same as station)

Shop phone number

01792 366163

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News and media from The Mumbles Lifeboat Station

Article Fundraising
Sunflowers on Gower raise funds for Mumbles Lifeboat
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Article Rescue
Another call for The Mumbles lifeboat to paddle boarders in trouble
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Article Rescue
Boat on fire off Mumbles Head
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Article Rescue
Call for Mumbles crew to cliff fall
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