RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from The Mumbles Lifeboat Station

5.21pm 23 October 2021
1.34pm 16 October 2021
1.19pm 11 October 2021
1.19pm 11 October 2021
1.17pm 11 October 2021
7.13pm 24 September 2021
7.12pm 24 September 2021
7.11pm 24 September 2021
4.25pm 19 September 2021
2.15pm 19 September 2021
4.45pm 15 September 2021
7.48pm 14 September 2021
11.37am 14 September 2021
12.18pm 11 September 2021
5.32pm 8 September 2021
8.32am 8 September 2021
2.02pm 6 September 2021
7.34pm 4 September 2021
3.12pm 4 September 2021
5.05pm 3 September 2021

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 16°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


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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