Penarth Lifeboat Station

Penarth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861 and covering part of the Bristol Channel, Penarth Lifeboat Station operates two inshore lifeboats, a B class Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Penarth Lifeboat Station

8.12pm 7 December 2017
2.39pm 28 November 2017
8.46pm 25 November 2017
9.14pm 9 November 2017
4.43pm 19 October 2017
3.07pm 9 October 2017
2.47pm 17 September 2017
8.16pm 27 August 2017
6.55pm 24 August 2017
6.55pm 24 August 2017
6.56pm 22 August 2017
4.19pm 16 August 2017
4.09pm 16 August 2017
3.56pm 16 August 2017
11.28am 12 August 2017
4.54pm 7 August 2017
1.13pm 31 July 2017
4.11pm 28 July 2017
5.45pm 24 July 2017
4.25pm 8 July 2017

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C
Max: 9°C
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Next tide

Mon 18 Dec
Low: 12:17pm 2.1m
High: 6:27pm 9.0m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Penarth Lifeboat Station
The Esplanade
Penarth
Vale of Glamorgan
CF64 3AU

Station phone number

02920 709099

Visiting times

Visits must be arranged in advance and availability depends on the operational needs of the station.

Visitor contact

Laurie Pavelin

Visitor contact email

laurie.pavelin@btinternet.com

Visitor contact phone number

07835 719750

Shop hours

Easter to 31 October
Monday-Sunday
2pm-5pm

1 November-18 December
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
2pm-4pm

Shop phone number

02920 711659

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News and media from Penarth Lifeboat Station

Penarth lifeboat in search for boat with engine failure
Penarth Atlantic lifeboat was launched on service 25th November 2017 to reports of a vessel with engine failure just within Cardiff Bay Barrage.  The footage shows the search for the vessel, which was located and a check made that all occupants were safe and well.  A chilly night for us on the water- approx. 3 degrees C.
Video Lifeboats
Penarth lifeboat in search for boat with engine failure
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Chilly call out for Penarth RNLI lifeboat volunteers
Article RNLI People
Chilly call out for Penarth RNLI lifeboat volunteers
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Penarth RNLI crews in major Cardiff Bay search
The picture shows the search pattern carried out by the D class lifeboat
Article Rescues
Penarth RNLI crews in major Cardiff Bay search
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Penarth RNLI lifeboat rushes to motor sailing vessel
Article RNLI People
Penarth RNLI lifeboat rushes to motor sailing vessel
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