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RNLI Valentia Lifeboat Station

Valentia Lifeboat Station

The station at Valentia covers some of the most challenging waters off the Kerry coast of Ireland with its Severn class all-weather lifeboat. Eight medals for gallantry have been presented to crew members.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Valentia Lifeboat Station

12.47pm 22 October 2021
5.29pm 18 September 2021
3.12pm 16 September 2021
3.05pm 16 September 2021
3.50pm 6 September 2021
7.52pm 2 August 2021
12.16pm 24 July 2021
4.49pm 17 July 2021
6.59am 4 July 2021
11.38pm 20 June 2021
6.44pm 13 June 2021
8.58am 5 June 2021
10.00am 29 May 2021
6.34pm 26 May 2021
2.26pm 3 May 2021
2.14pm 26 April 2021
3.54pm 21 April 2021
4.29pm 11 April 2021
6.47am 24 March 2021
2.12pm 3 January 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Valentia Lifeboat Station
Co Kerry

Station phone number

066 947 6100



Visiting times


Visitor contact

Richard Foran

Visitor contact phone number

066 9476141
087 2418973

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News and media from Valentia Lifeboat Station

Article People
Valentia RNLI comes to the aid of a fisherman requiring medical assistance
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Stock image of Valentia RNLI Severn Class Lifeboat
Article People
Valentia RNLI assist a yacht with two people onboard
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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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Killian Young emerges from Croke Park tunnel flanked by RNLI
Article Beach safety
Former Kerry footballer Killian Young backs RNLI summer water safety campaign
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