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

5.30pm 23 September 2021
1.25pm 20 September 2021
11.51am 18 September 2021
11.13pm 17 September 2021
8.10am 15 September 2021
9.53am 12 September 2021
11.25am 11 September 2021
2.39pm 10 September 2021
6.01am 9 September 2021
5.58am 9 September 2021
5.57am 9 September 2021
2.05pm 8 September 2021
4.31pm 7 September 2021
9.04am 6 September 2021
4.14pm 1 September 2021
8.41pm 29 August 2021
4.39pm 29 August 2021
8.06am 28 August 2021
7.24am 28 August 2021
12.19pm 27 August 2021

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 17°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

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Article Sea safety
Ramsgate RNLI launch to the aid of a person who had fallen from a boat.
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Article Sea safety
Ramsgate RNLI launch to the assistance of an injured solo sailor.
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Article Fundraising
The annual RNLI Street collection took place in Ramsgate last Saturday.
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Article Rescue
A busy Bank Holiday for Ramsgate RNLI.
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