RNLI West Mersea Lifeboat Station

West Mersea Lifeboat Station

One of our first inshore lifeboat stations, West Mersea has been in operation since 1963. Its inshore lifeboat, Just George, is a B class Atlantic 85, which arrived on station in 2014.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from West Mersea Lifeboat Station

12.45pm 28 January 2021
12.11am 19 November 2020
11.13pm 18 November 2020
3.01pm 6 November 2020
3.37pm 25 October 2020
3.32pm 23 October 2020
5.42pm 10 October 2020
4.20pm 22 September 2020
4.54pm 14 September 2020
5.25pm 12 September 2020
5.25pm 12 September 2020
5.25pm 12 September 2020
12.05pm 1 September 2020
7.42am 26 August 2020
10.47am 12 August 2020
3.09pm 5 August 2020
3.03pm 5 August 2020
2.07pm 31 July 2020
3.28pm 23 July 2020
2.42pm 22 July 2020

Today's weather

11°C Cloudy
Min: 3°C Max: 11°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

West Mersea Lifeboat Station
Coast Road
West Mersea

Station phone number

01206 382914

Visiting times

Easter to mid-October
Weekends and bank holidays 11.30am-4pm

Throughout Mersea Week in August

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News and media from West Mersea Lifeboat Station

Article Fundraising
RNLI West Mersea cancels popular annual fundraiser
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Article Lifeboats
West Mersea RNLI involved in several multi-agency call outs
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Sheerness ILB on a training excercise off the Isle Of Sheppey in 'flat calm' conditions and not a windsurfer in sight.
Article Fundraising
Sheerness RNLI Lifeboat station benefits from a windsurfer’s ‘Three Island Chall
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