Margate st annes Lifeboat Station

Margate Lifeboat Station

Margate’s lifeboat station is located on the promenade next to Turner Contemporary art gallery. It is home to a Mersey class all-weather lifeboat and a D Class inshore lifeboat. As Margate is a popular seaside resort, they’re particularly busy during the Summer months.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Margate Lifeboat Station

12.23am 27 November 2016
8.52am 7 November 2016
7.49pm 21 September 2016
5.43pm 6 September 2016
9.34pm 30 August 2016
5.58am 27 August 2016
5.12pm 24 August 2016
9.23pm 21 August 2016
9.20am 19 August 2016
4.03pm 14 August 2016
3.53pm 14 August 2016
7.26pm 10 August 2016
7.22pm 10 August 2016
3.12pm 9 August 2016
9.31am 4 August 2016
9.22am 4 August 2016
10.18am 3 August 2016
5.38pm 31 July 2016
5.42pm 27 July 2016
3.44pm 24 July 2016

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Next tide

Fri 2 Dec
Low: 7:33pm 1.0m
High: 1:33am 4.7m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Margate Lifeboat Station
The Rendezvous
Margate
Kent
CT9 1HG

Station phone number

01843 221613

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

The station is open to the public during the Summer months and we welcome group visits by appointment. We suggest contacting by phone for opening times and to book visits.

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