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

4.38pm 16 July 2022
3.11pm 3 July 2022
10.16pm 17 June 2022
5.04pm 6 June 2022
1.28pm 3 June 2022
11.58pm 2 June 2022
7.19pm 30 May 2022
11.59pm 27 May 2022
8.33pm 23 May 2022
6.42pm 18 May 2022
4.57pm 12 April 2022
12.16am 31 March 2022
7.52pm 28 March 2022
11.31pm 22 March 2022
4.02pm 22 March 2022
9.06am 3 March 2022
9.55pm 5 February 2022
2.13pm 5 February 2022
10.54pm 18 January 2022
2.33pm 14 January 2022

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Gravesend Lifeboat Station
Royal Pier Road
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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