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

7.05pm 3 April 2017
10.01am 28 March 2017
9.56am 28 March 2017
9.56am 28 March 2017
9.47am 28 March 2017
9.46am 28 March 2017
4.09pm 19 March 2017
4.36pm 18 March 2017
2.03pm 15 February 2017
3.32pm 14 February 2017
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

Today's weather

9°C Sunshine
Min: 6°C
Max: 9°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Tue 25 Apr
Low: 6:06pm 0.8m
High: 12:10am 4.9m
View more tides

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.

Connect with us

Facebook

News and media from Margate Lifeboat Station

More than 2,000 people in south east England* rescued by lifeboats in one year
RNLI placeholder image: a grey background with a darker grey RNLI LIfeboats logo in the centre
Article Statistics
More than 2,000 people in south east England* rescued by lifeboats in one year
Read more
Busy weekend for Margate’s RNLI inshore lifeboat
Margate RNLI inshore lifeboat 'Tigger Three' (RNLI Margate)
Article Rescues
Busy weekend for Margate’s RNLI inshore lifeboat
Read more
Second call in two days for Margate’s volunteer lifeboat crews
Margate RNLI all-weather lifeboat 'Leonard Kent' at sea (RNLI Margate)
Article Rescues
Second call in two days for Margate’s volunteer lifeboat crews
Read more
A glimpse of the future for Margate lifeboat station
The relief Shannon class lifeboat is put through its paces at Margate (RNLI Margate)
Article Events
A glimpse of the future for Margate lifeboat station
Read more