RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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

10.42am 27 July 2021
11.29am 25 July 2021
7.10pm 18 July 2021
10.05am 18 July 2021
4.37pm 15 July 2021
10.05am 11 July 2021
9.15pm 6 July 2021
10.02am 4 July 2021
11.36am 3 July 2021
1.35am 25 June 2021
10.57pm 17 June 2021
10.57pm 17 June 2021
6.15pm 16 June 2021
8.26am 15 June 2021
1.15pm 13 June 2021
6.32pm 11 June 2021
6.26pm 9 June 2021
12.59pm 9 June 2021
12.23pm 6 June 2021
8.30am 6 June 2021

Today's weather

20°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 20°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.

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News and media from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

Article Legacies
RNLI and ManxSPCA to share generous £100,000 legacy
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A lifeboat next to a yacht
Article Sea safety
No Sunday lie in for Ramsgate RNLI
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A lifeboat with passengers onboard.
Article Sea safety
Half term proves to be a busy week for Ramsgate RNLI
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Article Statistics
RNLI Margate’s commitment to training - reflected in numbers
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?