RNLI Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861 and situated in one of the main holiday resorts in Cardigan bay, Aberystwyth was the first station ever to have an inshore lifeboat. The station has received 13 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

3.24pm 9 September 2019
8.32am 9 September 2019
6.57pm 26 August 2019
6.07pm 24 August 2019
6.27pm 20 August 2019
2.45am 9 August 2019
10.31pm 3 August 2019
9.07pm 30 July 2019
11.05pm 28 July 2019
10.35pm 25 June 2019
10.56pm 20 June 2019
5.54pm 9 June 2019
8.20pm 22 May 2019
4.45pm 13 May 2019
10.15pm 20 April 2019
1.40pm 10 April 2019
2.11pm 23 February 2019
7.30am 6 February 2019
2.24am 26 January 2019
3.11pm 16 December 2018

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 16°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Town Quay
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 1JY

Station phone

01970 612478

Station opening times

Easter-October
Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

November
Sundays 11am-4pm

Visiting is subject to volunteer availability.

Aberystwyth RNLI Shop

Opening hours

All our shops are run by volunteers who take great pride in keeping them open whenever possible, if you are planning a special trip to visit this shop it may be best to call ahead to check the opening times.

Telephone:

01970 624300

News and media from Aberystwyth Lifeboat Station

Four RNLI lifeboats respond to mayday call in Cardigan Bay
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Four RNLI lifeboats respond to mayday call in Cardigan Bay
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Aberystwyth RNLI train with UK Coastguard helicopter
Video Crew training
Aberystwyth RNLI train with UK Coastguard helicopter
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Aberystwyth RNLI crews train in rough conditions
Rough weather handling off Aberystwyth Harbour entrance. Full screen version
Video Crew training
Aberystwyth RNLI crews train in rough conditions
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Aberystwyth RNLI practise rough weather handling
Aberystwyth lifeboat leaving and entering the harbour in rough weather
Video Crew training
Aberystwyth RNLI practise rough weather handling
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