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

4.28pm 14 April 2021
8.03pm 11 April 2021
3.40pm 9 April 2021
2.06pm 5 April 2021
5.31pm 4 April 2021
4.44pm 4 April 2021
2.07pm 3 April 2021
1.06pm 3 April 2021
8.21pm 2 April 2021
6.11pm 17 March 2021
6.04pm 16 March 2021
1.42pm 24 February 2021
3.55pm 23 February 2021
5.54pm 5 February 2021
4.05pm 29 January 2021
9.33am 26 January 2021
9.23pm 10 January 2021
11.16am 2 January 2021
7.42am 30 December 2020
5.36pm 16 December 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 8°C Max: 12°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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