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RNLI Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

Ramsgate is one of the oldest lifeboat stations in the British Isles. During its lifesaving history, the crews have been presented with over 50 awards for gallantry, the most recent in 2000.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

6.38am 3 February 2024
11.05pm 22 January 2024
7.56pm 21 January 2024
7.56pm 21 January 2024
11.02pm 5 January 2024
6.17pm 19 December 2023
1.38am 7 December 2023
1.15am 7 December 2023
10.55am 2 December 2023
2.15pm 30 November 2023
5.46am 21 November 2023
8.15pm 20 November 2023
8.15pm 20 November 2023
6.24pm 16 November 2023
9.00am 14 November 2023
10.34am 13 November 2023
10.31am 13 November 2023
6.39pm 11 November 2023
6.55pm 7 November 2023
3.14pm 3 November 2023

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 4°C Max: 11°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Ramsgate Lifeboat Station
Western Crosswall
Ramsgate Royal Harbour
CT11 9RN

Station phone number

01843 580580


Disabled parking

Visitor times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

News and media from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

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Article People
Sad news for Ramsgate RNLI
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A gathering of crew on the lifeboats
Article Lifeboats
Ramsgate RNLI say goodbye to lifeboat after nearly thirty years of service.
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A Tamar class lifeboat
Article Rescue
First launch for Ramsgate RNLI Tamar class Lifeboat
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Article People
Ramsgate RNLI mark the passing of a past volunteer crewman.
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