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

5.49am 20 May 2018
8.11pm 15 May 2018
7.19pm 13 May 2018
5.42pm 11 May 2018
1.44am 5 May 2018
9.38pm 4 May 2018
6.56pm 3 May 2018
10.53pm 2 May 2018
9.05am 22 April 2018
6.31am 21 April 2018
10.24am 19 April 2018
12.34am 15 April 2018
4.22pm 13 April 2018
6.27am 10 April 2018
1.49am 8 April 2018
7.12am 2 April 2018
1.42pm 26 March 2018
4.13pm 23 March 2018
10.23am 15 March 2018
6.34pm 12 March 2018

Today's weather

20°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C
Max: 20°C
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Next tide

Sun 20 May
High: 5.04pm 1.7m
Low: 11.26pm 0.2m
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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

£1M training fund helps Gravesend lifesaver learn vital skills
Darrell on his training course seen here in the centre of the picture
Article Rescues
£1M training fund helps Gravesend lifesaver learn vital skills
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Six shouts in five days for Teddington RNLI
Teddington RNLI crew post 0845 shout on 5 April
Article RNLI People
Six shouts in five days for Teddington RNLI
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Gravesend RNLI assist with a drifting jetty and vessel in strong winds.
Broken away jetty alongside PLA vessel
Article Rescues
Gravesend RNLI assist with a drifting jetty and vessel in strong winds.
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Gravesend RNLI assist with a cabin cruiser drifting in freezing conditions
Casualty vessel towed from the mud by the PLA (Port of London Authority)
Article Rescues
Gravesend RNLI assist with a cabin cruiser drifting in freezing conditions
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