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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

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
7.33am 28 February 2024
4.14am 25 February 2024
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

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Ramsgate Lifeboat Station
Western Crosswall
Ramsgate Royal Harbour
Kent
CT11 9RN

Station phone number

01843 580580

Accessibility

Parking
Disabled parking

Visitor times

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

News and media from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

Ronald Fredrick Charles Blay 1935-2023
Article People
Pagers go off during memorial service of past lifeboat crew Ronald Blay
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a lady in RNLI top smiling at the camera
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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