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

9.56pm 18 June 2017
5.28pm 16 June 2017
3.51pm 3 June 2017
4.05pm 1 June 2017
8.18am 27 May 2017
6.44pm 26 May 2017
1.04pm 26 May 2017
5.50pm 20 May 2017
5.54pm 11 May 2017
12.23pm 5 May 2017
12.20pm 5 May 2017
8.39pm 19 April 2017
7.15pm 4 April 2017
4.40pm 26 March 2017
4.36pm 26 March 2017
1.53pm 25 March 2017
11.30am 11 March 2017
8.06pm 23 February 2017
10.47am 11 December 2016
11.44pm 3 December 2016

Today's weather

22°C Overcast
Min: 11°C
Max: 22°C
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Next tide

Sun 25 Jun
Low: 8:37pm 0.4m
High: 2:43am 6.0m
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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.

Connect with us

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News and media from Southend-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Non-stop Sunday for Southend RNLI as ten people are rescued
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Non-stop Sunday for Southend RNLI as ten people are rescued
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Southend RNLI crews rescue eight people cut off by the incoming tide
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Southend RNLI crews rescue eight people cut off by the incoming tide
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Busy weekend for Southend RNLI lifeboat crew with six incidents
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Busy weekend for Southend RNLI lifeboat crew with six incidents
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The RNLI ‘Yellow Welly’ arrives on The Isle of Sheppey
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