RNLI Lough Ree lifeboat on exercise

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

Established in 2012, Lough Ree Lifeboat Station is situated on the picturesque Coosan Point, north of Athlone. Lough Ree is a popular location for fishing, sailing and swimming, in the heart of Ireland.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

2.32pm 30 September 2019
9.22am 23 September 2019
10.00am 13 September 2019
7.11pm 12 September 2019
4.08pm 6 September 2019
1.05pm 4 September 2019
6.34pm 31 August 2019
6.18pm 26 August 2019
1.08pm 22 August 2019
5.36pm 21 August 2019
9.30am 21 August 2019
11.10am 18 August 2019
6.20pm 16 August 2019
9.16pm 13 August 2019
6.24pm 3 August 2019
2.45pm 21 July 2019
7.40am 11 July 2019
3.54pm 1 July 2019
9.01am 24 June 2019
2.00pm 22 June 2019

Today's weather

10°C Overcast
Min: 3°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station
Coosan Point
Athlone
County Westmeath

Station contact numbers

Telephone: 0906 433513 (unmanned)

Mobile: 0879408190

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Deputy Launching Authority
087 9408190

Tony McCarth - Lifeboat Operations Manager
0872547490

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