RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

Sheerness Lifeboat Station

Sheerness Lifeboat Station

Operating from within the old naval port of Sheerness, the lifeboat station operates both a D class inshore lifeboat and a Trent class all-weather lifeboat. Four medals for gallantry have been awarded to the station.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Sheerness Lifeboat Station

6.41am 23 January 2022
4.43am 17 January 2022
10.45am 13 January 2022
7.10am 8 January 2022
12.55pm 6 January 2022
11.38pm 29 December 2021
3.21pm 21 November 2021
9.27am 13 November 2021
4.21am 7 November 2021
1.33pm 6 November 2021
10.53pm 1 November 2021
5.13pm 30 October 2021
2.51pm 29 October 2021
4.51pm 23 October 2021
2.49pm 19 October 2021
12.59am 16 October 2021
2.06am 10 October 2021
11.19am 6 October 2021
11.00pm 3 October 2021
7.38pm 25 September 2021

Today's weather

8°C Sunshine
Min: 4°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Sheerness Lifeboat Station
Sheerness Docks
Garrison Point
ME12 1RS

Station phone number

01795 664868



Visiting times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

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News and media from Sheerness Lifeboat Station

13-38 Judith Copping Joyce being lifted out of the water for routine maintenance.
Article Rescue
A long day for the crew of the Sheerness all-weather lifeboat.
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Robin Castle with his 'trophies' after being voted a local hero in the emergency services category of the Sheppey Pride of the Island awards
Article People
Another accolade for Robin Castle MBE
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A welcome hand for those in trouble at sea.
Article Rescue
Late night rescue by RNLI lifeboat crew
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Photo of Robin Castle MBE being made a Freeman of the Borough of Swale.
Article People
Former Sheerness RNLI Coxswain honoured with Freedom of the Borough
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