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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

9.06am 20 May 2019
8.50am 20 May 2019
5.20pm 19 May 2019
2.12pm 17 May 2019
4.53pm 16 May 2019
11.41pm 11 May 2019
4.34pm 7 May 2019
6.40pm 22 April 2019
1.38am 19 April 2019
3.50pm 11 April 2019
4.43pm 8 April 2019
4.51pm 4 April 2019
2.34pm 4 April 2019
3.19am 28 March 2019
7.45pm 27 March 2019
5.07pm 27 March 2019
9.15pm 25 March 2019
7.17pm 24 March 2019
1.42pm 10 March 2019
9.57pm 27 February 2019

Today's weather

20°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 20°C
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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

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