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

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
10.23am 22 July 2017
2.48pm 17 July 2017
12.27pm 13 July 2017
2.51pm 11 July 2017
5.10pm 26 June 2017
10.55am 25 June 2017

Today's weather

19°C Cloudy
Min: 15°C
Max: 19°C
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Next tide

Tue 24 Oct
Low: 9:46am 0.9m
High: 3:57pm 5.5m
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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

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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Warm welcome from Southend volunteer lifeboat crews for marathon fundraiser Alex
Alex Ellis-Roswell at Southend Lifeboat Station
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Warm welcome from Southend volunteer lifeboat crews for marathon fundraiser Alex
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Two calls just minutes apart for Southend’s volunteer lifeboat crews
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Two calls just minutes apart for Southend’s volunteer lifeboat crews
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