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

2.31pm 15 May 2018
2.14pm 14 May 2018
12.20pm 7 May 2018
6.44am 6 May 2018
3.43am 2 May 2018
2.31pm 22 April 2018
4.51pm 3 April 2018
4.46pm 3 April 2018
4.38pm 3 April 2018
4.32pm 3 April 2018
4.25pm 3 April 2018
4.19pm 3 April 2018
2.25pm 17 February 2018
6.31pm 11 February 2018
7.44am 28 January 2018
12.27am 10 January 2018
12.23am 10 January 2018
1.59am 1 January 2018
9.33am 22 November 2017
6.28pm 21 November 2017

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C
Max: 17°C
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Next tide

Mon 21 May
High: 5.55pm 1.6m
Low: 12.23am 0.2m
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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

Two RNLI lifeboat stations assist a Dutch cruiser in the Thames estuary
One of two white flares sent up from the Sheerness all weather lifeboat to assist in the search for a Dutch Cruiser
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Two RNLI lifeboat stations assist a Dutch cruiser in the Thames estuary
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Southend’s lifeboat crews launch to angling boat in need of assistance
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Southend’s lifeboat crews launch to angling boat in need of assistance
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Sheerness RNLI lifeboat attend two incidents involving ‘a man and his dog'
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Sheerness RNLI lifeboat attend two incidents involving ‘a man and his dog'
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Stranded sailors assisted by Southend's RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew
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Stranded sailors assisted by Southend's RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew
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