RNLI Tower Lifeboat Station

Tower Lifeboat Station

Operating from Lifeboat Pier on the River Thames in central London, Tower Lifeboat is our busiest lifeboat station. Because of the need for even faster response times, there is a crew on station around the clock.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Tower Lifeboat Station

9.19am 12 July 2020
8.05am 12 July 2020
8.05am 12 July 2020
5.08pm 11 July 2020
3.52pm 10 July 2020
3.01pm 10 July 2020
6.53am 10 July 2020
10.17am 9 July 2020
4.34pm 24 June 2020
5.54pm 20 June 2020
5.23am 19 June 2020
3.11am 19 June 2020
3.40am 18 June 2020
3.40am 18 June 2020
6.23pm 13 June 2020
1.07am 10 June 2020
7.36pm 8 June 2020
6.39pm 7 June 2020
12.16am 3 June 2020
10.53pm 2 June 2020

Today's weather

26°C Cloudy
Min: 17°C Max: 26°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Tower Lifeboat Station
Lifeboat Pier
Victoria Embankment
Westminster
London
WC2R 2PP

Station phone number

0207 240 3978

Station contact email: 

tower@rnli.org.uk

Accessibility

There is no parking at the station.

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment. Please email visitstowerrnli@outlook.com or give us a call on 07516 000249.

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