Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend is one of the RNLI’s newest lifeboat stations and one of four lifeboat stations operating on the River Thames – the first stations to specifically cover a river rather than estuarial waters or the sea.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

4.29pm 16 August 2017
10.10pm 14 August 2017
9.42pm 14 August 2017
7.35pm 14 August 2017
2.19pm 11 August 2017
2.19pm 11 August 2017
3.50pm 9 August 2017
9.12pm 8 August 2017
12.40am 8 August 2017
8.56am 3 August 2017
9.23pm 30 July 2017
1.47pm 28 July 2017
1.44pm 20 July 2017
1.42am 17 July 2017
3.41pm 16 July 2017
5.54pm 15 July 2017
11.38pm 12 July 2017
4.55pm 9 July 2017
7.07pm 29 June 2017
9.09pm 25 June 2017

Today's weather

26°C Rain
Min: 16°C
Max: 26°C
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Next tide

Thu 17 Aug
Low: 2:42pm 1.4m
High: 9:12pm 5.1m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Gravesend Lifeboat Station
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 2BG

Station phone number

01474 328465

Visiting times

By appointment only

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News and media from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

RNLI warns 'Respect the Water' during ‘deadliest’ time of year in south east
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RNLI warns 'Respect the Water' during ‘deadliest’ time of year in south east
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RNLI warns 'Respect the Water' during ‘deadliest’ time of year in south east
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Article Sea safety
RNLI warns 'Respect the Water' during ‘deadliest’ time of year in south east
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Gravesend training with HMS Trumpeter
Slow speed transfer training with HMS Trumpeter
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Gravesend training with HMS Trumpeter
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Gravesend RNLI assist dismasted yacht
Gravesend RNLI assist a dismasted yacht in Gravesend Reach
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Gravesend RNLI assist dismasted yacht
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