Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend is one of the RNLI’s newest lifeboat stations and one of four lifeboat stations operating on the River Thames – the first stations to specifically cover a river rather than estuarial waters or the sea.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

7.08pm 17 August 2019
11.04pm 15 August 2019
6.59pm 8 August 2019
7.28am 4 August 2019
4.34pm 1 August 2019
9.22pm 28 July 2019
3.23am 28 July 2019
7.26am 26 July 2019
12.06am 25 July 2019
8.22pm 24 July 2019
1.59pm 20 July 2019
11.23pm 16 July 2019
5.59pm 8 July 2019
5.07pm 6 July 2019
4.23pm 1 July 2019
6.08pm 30 June 2019
1.06am 30 June 2019
2.15pm 29 June 2019
1.29pm 29 June 2019
11.47am 29 June 2019

Today's weather

21°C Rain
Min: 16°C Max: 21°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Gravesend Lifeboat Station
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 2BG

Station phone number

01474 328465

Visiting times

By appointment only

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News and media from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

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Teddington RNLI and Hampton Canoe Club conduct Thames rescue training
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