Fenit Lifeboat station

Fenit Lifeboat Station

After a gap of 25 years, Fenit lifeboat station re-opened in 1994 and today operates both an all-weather Trent class lifeboat and an inshore lifeboat. In total, Fenit has celebrated over 100 years as a lifeboat station.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fenit Lifeboat Station

2.12pm 17 November 2018
5.36pm 11 November 2018
11.42am 11 October 2018
1.56pm 25 July 2018
1.23am 23 July 2018
9.28pm 17 July 2018
11.34am 31 May 2018
9.57pm 28 May 2018
8.51pm 23 May 2018
1.33pm 28 November 2017
4.38pm 11 November 2017
11.58am 10 August 2017
6.18pm 9 August 2017
3.45pm 4 August 2017
11.15pm 17 July 2017
12.19pm 10 July 2017
8.23pm 25 June 2017
4.52pm 24 June 2017
12.37pm 3 May 2017
11.49pm 22 April 2017

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 4°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fenit Lifeboat Station
Fenit Harbour
Co. Kerry

Station phone number

06671 36600

Accessibility

Parking, Disabled Parking, Disabled Access

Visiting times

9am–5pm daily

Visitor contact

Gerald O'Donnell

Visitor contact phone number

08725 69772

News and media from Fenit Lifeboat Station

Fenit and Kilrush RNLI in major search for windsurfer missing for seven hours
Article People
Fenit and Kilrush RNLI in major search for windsurfer missing for seven hours
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Fenit RNLI responds to distress flare near Smearwick Harbour
Article People
Fenit RNLI responds to distress flare near Smearwick Harbour
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Fenit RNLI respond to five call outs in a week
Fenit RNLI in action
Article Lifeboats
Fenit RNLI respond to five call outs in a week
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Fenit RNLI rescue man whose boat had capsized near Derrymore Island
Article People
Fenit RNLI rescue man whose boat had capsized near Derrymore Island
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