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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

11.53am 18 June 2018
7.00am 17 June 2018
6.59am 17 June 2018
12.33am 17 June 2018
6.29pm 16 June 2018
2.32pm 16 June 2018
11.01am 13 June 2018
3.32pm 10 June 2018
3.08am 10 June 2018
6.58am 8 June 2018
6.33pm 31 May 2018
4.02pm 30 May 2018
12.22am 29 May 2018
11.33pm 28 May 2018
11.30pm 28 May 2018
7.51pm 28 May 2018
7.38pm 28 May 2018
4.18pm 26 May 2018
6.21pm 20 May 2018
5.49am 20 May 2018

Today's weather

22°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C
Max: 22°C
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Next tide

Sat 23 Jun
Low: 3.20am 0.3m
High: 9.45am 1.6m
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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

Teddington RNLI and Turks Launches in Dramatic Thames Scenario Training
D-Classes pushing the “casualty vessel” to a safe berth as an alternative to a tow, which worked well in the conditions.
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Teddington RNLI and Turks Launches in Dramatic Thames Scenario Training
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Teddington RNLI Escort Queen’s Row Barge Gloriana On The Thames
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Teddington RNLI Escort Queen’s Row Barge Gloriana On The Thames
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Teddington RNLI host Calshot RNLI for start of the South Coast Life Cycle
RNLI Calshot Crew and Friends (The South Coast Life Cycle' Team at Teddington RNLI
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Gravesend lifeboat receives donation from Cannon Lodge Freemasons
Jonathan Vowles on behalf of The Cannon Lodge handing a cheque over for £1000 to Chris Maher, volunteer Helmsman at Gravesend RNLI
Article Rescues
Gravesend lifeboat receives donation from Cannon Lodge Freemasons
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