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

12.30am 24 January 2017
4.19pm 21 January 2017
9.45pm 18 January 2017
11.00am 18 January 2017
12.28pm 15 January 2017
5.33pm 14 January 2017
5.35pm 13 January 2017
5.09pm 13 January 2017
4.12pm 13 January 2017
11.42pm 10 January 2017
10.54am 10 January 2017
10.37pm 7 January 2017
10.36pm 7 January 2017
4.46am 7 January 2017
1.02am 3 January 2017
3.28am 31 December 2016
12.22am 25 December 2016
4.18pm 13 December 2016
3.34am 13 December 2016
4.09pm 12 December 2016

Today's weather

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Next tide

Tue 24 Jan
High: 10:00am 4.9m
Low: 4:06pm 1.4m
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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

Accessibility

There is no parking at the station.

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment. Please email visits@towerrnli.org.uk or give us a call on 07516 000249.

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News and media from Tower Lifeboat Station

River Thames wash takes on new meaning for RNLI’s London lifeboat crew
Keith Cima, Helm at Tower RNLI Lifeboat Station
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River Thames wash takes on new meaning for RNLI’s London lifeboat crew
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Tower lifeboat crew praise heroic holidaymaker for help with River Thames rescue
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Tower lifeboat crew praise heroic holidaymaker for help with River Thames rescue
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Tower lifeboat launched to woman hanging off Bankside Pier
Video Rescues
Tower lifeboat launched to woman hanging off Bankside Pier
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Man rescued after being cut off by the tide
Video Lifeboats
Man rescued after being cut off by the tide
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