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

1.52pm 10 March 2021
3.00pm 24 February 2021
4.06am 26 January 2021
7.42pm 17 January 2021
7.42pm 17 January 2021
7.42pm 17 January 2021
6.39pm 15 January 2021
6.39pm 15 January 2021
6.39pm 15 January 2021
6.32pm 15 January 2021
6.32pm 15 January 2021
6.32pm 15 January 2021
6.32pm 15 January 2021
1.25pm 1 January 2021
11.36am 6 December 2020
11.13am 15 November 2020
2.53pm 12 October 2020
5.06pm 19 September 2020
5.06pm 19 September 2020
6.38pm 30 August 2020

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 10°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

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Wexford RNLI rescue two people after 37ft boat strikes sandbank
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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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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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