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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

1.20am 8 May 2022
4.37pm 7 May 2022
11.30am 5 May 2022
5.22pm 30 April 2022
3.27pm 30 April 2022
9.33am 30 April 2022
9.02am 30 April 2022
2.49pm 27 April 2022
1.47pm 27 April 2022
6.43pm 25 April 2022
6.43pm 25 April 2022
5.19pm 18 April 2022
4.44pm 18 April 2022
1.51pm 15 April 2022
2.56am 14 April 2022
9.00am 8 April 2022
2.39am 24 March 2022
4.48pm 19 March 2022
1.46pm 16 March 2022
7.24pm 9 March 2022

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 17°C
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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

[email protected]

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

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Boat on fire off Mumbles Head
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