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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

4.22am 12 May 2024
9.42pm 8 May 2024
12.31pm 8 May 2024
2.21pm 5 May 2024
5.28pm 4 May 2024
12.47pm 4 May 2024
5.47pm 2 May 2024
5.37pm 2 May 2024
9.27am 1 May 2024
9.53am 27 April 2024
7.13am 27 April 2024
10.52pm 10 April 2024
7.34am 7 April 2024
7.30am 7 April 2024
10.56am 1 April 2024
7.40am 31 March 2024
2.08pm 17 March 2024
3.07pm 16 March 2024
3.24pm 28 February 2024
7.33am 28 February 2024

Today's weather

15°C Sunshine
Min: 11°C Max: 15°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 Rescue
Multi agency rescue team called out to an emergency radio beacon.
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Article People
RNLI crew gather to say farewell to Chair of RNLI Thanet Fundraisers.
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Ronald Fredrick Charles Blay 1935-2023
Article People
Pagers go off during memorial service of past lifeboat crew Ronald Blay
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Article People
Sad news for Ramsgate RNLI
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