Southend Lifeboat Station

Southend-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Southend Lifeboat Station has two boathouses, one at each end of Southend's 1.25 mile long pier. One houses a B class and a D class inshore lifeboat, while the other houses a D class lifeboat and a hovercraft.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Southend-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

5.28pm 19 July 2018
4.40pm 15 July 2018
3.49pm 9 July 2018
7.43pm 8 July 2018
7.46pm 7 July 2018
5.49pm 7 July 2018
5.48pm 7 July 2018
6.44pm 2 July 2018
6.16pm 2 July 2018
12.48pm 30 June 2018
12.40pm 30 June 2018
4.14pm 29 June 2018
3.10pm 28 June 2018
2.45pm 25 June 2018
10.45am 24 June 2018
1.06pm 23 June 2018
9.10pm 13 June 2018
8.54pm 13 June 2018
7.05pm 11 June 2018
12.50pm 8 June 2018

Today's weather

24°C Cloudy
Min: 17°C
Max: 24°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Southend Lifeboat Station
Southend Pier
Essex
SS1 1EE

Station phone number

01702 467421

Accessibility

Disabled access (only offshore)

Visiting times

There is a viewing gallery at the station on the end of the Pier.

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News and media from Southend-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Busy afternoon for Southend’s Lifeboat crews with five calls for help
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Busy afternoon for Southend’s Lifeboat crews with five calls for help
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Father and son rescued after getting into difficulties in the sea at Westcliff
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Father and son rescued after getting into difficulties in the sea at Westcliff
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RNLI lifeboats involved after a battery explosion
The casualty craft under tow from the Sheerness all weather lifeboat with the Southend crew in the background as escort.
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RNLI lifeboats involved after a battery explosion
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Southend lifeboat crews launch hovercraft to teenagers cut off by incoming tide
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Southend lifeboat crews launch hovercraft to teenagers cut off by incoming tide
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