RNLI Wexford Lifeboat

Wexford Lifeboat Station

Wexford is one of the newest stations in Ireland, providing search and rescue cover for part of the south-east corner of Ireland. The station operates a new IB1 D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Wexford Lifeboat Station

8.41am 13 July 2020
8.41am 13 July 2020
10.02am 11 July 2020
10.02am 11 July 2020
8.07pm 21 June 2020
8.07pm 21 June 2020
2.59pm 15 June 2020
2.59pm 15 June 2020
10.30pm 28 May 2020
10.30pm 28 May 2020
11.50am 20 May 2020
11.50am 20 May 2020
11.06pm 11 April 2020
11.06pm 11 April 2020
7.23pm 25 March 2020
8.39pm 7 November 2019
4.54pm 2 October 2019
3.31pm 20 August 2019
9.07pm 14 August 2019
10.42am 12 August 2019

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 10°C Max: 17°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

Wexford Lifeboat Station
Ferrybank south
Co Wexford

Station phone number

053 915 2220

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.
Don't Miss: Crew training

January–April
11am Sunday

May–December
7pm Tuesday

Visitor contact

David Sherwood

Visitor contact phone number

0876 486000

Shop hours

Saturday 2pm–5pm

News and media from Wexford Lifeboat Station

Wexford RNLI rescue two people after 37ft boat strikes sandbank
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Wexford RNLI rescue two people after 37ft boat strikes sandbank
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Wexford RNLI rescues five people from sinking jet ski that loses power
Wexford RNLI leaving Killurin after bringing 5 people to safety
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Wexford RNLI rescues five people from sinking jet ski that loses power
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Wexford RNLI volunteers facing the Perfect Storm this Christmas
Fr. James Cullen Wexford RNLI volunteer lifeboat crewmember
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Wexford RNLI volunteers facing the Perfect Storm this Christmas
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Wexford RNLI crew make video for the GAA All-Ireland hurling semi final
Wexford RNLI crew made video supporting Wexford in the All Ireland Semi Hurling Final
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Wexford RNLI crew make video for the GAA All-Ireland hurling semi final
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