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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 lifeboat launches from Ramsgate Lifeboat Station

5.11pm 5 July 2024
9.50pm 4 July 2024
4.48pm 27 June 2024
12.09am 27 June 2024
10.22am 23 June 2024
10.13am 23 June 2024
11.11am 21 June 2024
10.30am 21 June 2024
5.06pm 17 June 2024
5.45pm 15 June 2024
5.45pm 15 June 2024
5.37pm 15 June 2024
12.31pm 5 June 2024
5.16pm 2 June 2024
4.07pm 28 May 2024
2.09pm 27 May 2024
4.00pm 25 May 2024
3.55pm 25 May 2024
5.16pm 22 May 2024
2.35pm 21 May 2024

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 19°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 female RNLI crew standing on a lifeboat at sea
Article People
Ramsgate RNLI celebrate youngest ever Coxswain
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Article Rescue
Ramsgate Volunteer crew launch to a sinking vessel.
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RNLI Lifeboats logo on grey background
Article Rescue
Multi agency rescue team called out to an emergency radio beacon.
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A photograph of Sarah Hewes
Article People
RNLI crew gather to say farewell to Chair of RNLI Thanet Fundraisers.
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