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

1.28pm 28 June 2020
1.28pm 28 June 2020
4.29pm 26 June 2020
12.29am 26 June 2020
5.57pm 24 June 2020
4.59pm 19 June 2020
10.06pm 18 June 2020
7.08pm 18 June 2020
9.55am 16 June 2020
12.40pm 14 June 2020
6.42pm 12 June 2020
3.25pm 31 May 2020
3.20pm 31 May 2020
1.40pm 30 May 2020
7.10pm 25 May 2020
4.10pm 25 May 2020
4.52am 1 March 2020
5.50am 15 February 2020
1.45pm 9 February 2020
1.42pm 9 February 2020

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 15°C Max: 18°C
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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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