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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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

6.38am 18 May 2022
4.12am 15 May 2022
10.20pm 13 May 2022
12.51am 8 May 2022
1.17pm 1 May 2022
1.14pm 1 May 2022
1.13pm 1 May 2022
1.13pm 1 May 2022
7.49pm 24 April 2022
7.48pm 24 April 2022
10.24am 24 April 2022
5.14pm 15 April 2022
1.35pm 14 April 2022
5.24pm 13 April 2022
8.54am 13 April 2022
9.15pm 6 April 2022
12.28pm 3 April 2022
1.12pm 2 April 2022
1.11pm 2 April 2022
1.10pm 2 April 2022

Today's weather

18°C Sunshine
Min: 12°C Max: 18°C
Get a 5-day forecast

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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