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RNLI Union Hall Lifeboat Station

Union Hall Lifeboat Station

Set in picturesque Glandore Harbour, Union Hall is our newest lifeboat station in Ireland. The station has been in operation since 2014 and operates a B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat, Christine and Raymond Fielding.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Union Hall Lifeboat Station

7.57pm 24 April 2022
7.57pm 24 April 2022
4.31pm 26 March 2022
3.51pm 9 July 2021
1.24pm 11 June 2021
3.45pm 14 May 2021
6.26pm 13 May 2021
5.40am 27 August 2020
5.40am 27 August 2020
10.13am 25 August 2020
10.13am 25 August 2020
3.27pm 15 July 2020
3.27pm 15 July 2020
9.07pm 24 June 2020
9.02pm 24 June 2020
3.26pm 27 May 2020
3.26pm 27 May 2020
9.47am 23 September 2019
8.17pm 20 September 2019
12.54pm 25 August 2019

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 15°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Union Hall Lifeboat Station
Keelbeg Pier
Union Hall
Co Cork

Station phone number

028 33880

086 059 2323 (Lifeboat Operations Manager)


Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

Visitor contact

Bill Deasy

Visitor contact phone number

086 257 7292

Shop hours


Shop phone number

086 320 2073

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News and media from Union Hall Lifeboat Station

Article Lifeboats
Union Hall RNLI launch to a vessel in difficulty
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From left to right John Kelleher LOM, Liam Limrick, Sean Walsh, Darren Collins, Helm Michael Limrick, Niamh Collins and Denis Nolan.
Article Lifeboats
Union Hall RNLI launch to a speedboat in difficulty in Glandore Harbour
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Cork GAA footballer Brian Hurley on Union Hall Pier
Article Sea safety
Cork footballer Brian Hurley backs RNLI summer water safety campaign
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