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

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
5.20pm 12 November 2017
3.00pm 22 October 2017
5.08pm 11 October 2017
5.08pm 11 October 2017
5.07pm 11 October 2017
4.12pm 10 October 2017
3.29pm 22 September 2017
9.56am 18 September 2017
4.44pm 9 September 2017
8.27pm 5 September 2017
3.21pm 5 September 2017
5.32pm 11 August 2017
5.21pm 5 August 2017
3.45pm 5 August 2017
11.17am 27 July 2017

Today's weather

6°C Rain
Min: 3°C
Max: 6°C
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Next tide

Wed 17 Jan
High: 12:31am 1.7m
Low: 6:40am 0.3m
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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

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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Southend lifeboat crews launch to assist windsurfers in difficulty near the Boom
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Southend lifeboat crews launch to assist windsurfers in difficulty near the Boom
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Southend lifeboat launches to sailing cruiser drifting in blustery conditions
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Southend lifeboat launches to sailing cruiser drifting in blustery conditions
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