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

2.38pm 12 November 2022
8.37am 12 November 2022
7.24pm 31 October 2022
9.47am 30 October 2022
9.18pm 29 October 2022
8.51pm 29 October 2022
8.49pm 29 October 2022
7.33am 29 October 2022
7.21am 29 October 2022
10.44am 27 October 2022
10.15am 27 October 2022
10.12am 23 October 2022
4.51am 23 October 2022
4.36am 23 October 2022
5.10pm 15 October 2022
1.25pm 15 October 2022
8.31pm 14 October 2022
4.05pm 14 October 2022
3.53pm 14 October 2022
8.36am 12 October 2022

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 12°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

A lifeboat leaving the bay
Article Lifeboats
Ramsgate RNLI crew launch three times in one afternoon
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Spitfire Cubs and members of Ramsgate RNLI crew
Article Sea safety
Local Cubs show their support for Ramsgate RNLI.
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A lifeboatman being presented with a cheque.
Article Fundraising
Local supporter donates to Ramsgate RNLI.
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an inshore lifeboat with two crew members in it.
Article Rescue
A lady cut off by the tide is rescued by Ramsgate volunteer RNLI crew.
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