Margate st annes Lifeboat Station

Margate Lifeboat Station

Margate’s lifeboat station is located on the promenade next to Turner Contemporary art gallery. It is home to a Mersey class all-weather lifeboat and a D Class inshore lifeboat. As Margate is a popular seaside resort, they’re particularly busy during the Summer months.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Margate Lifeboat Station

6.17pm 6 October 2019
4.21pm 21 September 2019
2.13pm 16 September 2019
5.44pm 4 September 2019
1.52pm 2 September 2019
4.26pm 26 August 2019
8.25pm 25 August 2019
6.12pm 21 August 2019
5.37pm 19 August 2019
5.45pm 18 August 2019
4.26pm 9 August 2019
1.31pm 5 August 2019
12.44pm 3 August 2019
1.16pm 29 July 2019
7.28pm 27 July 2019
11.01pm 24 July 2019
7.25pm 24 July 2019
11.37am 24 July 2019
9.56am 23 July 2019
9.40am 23 July 2019

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Margate Lifeboat Station
The Rendezvous
Margate
Kent
CT9 1HG

Station phone number

01843 221613

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

The station is open to the public during the Summer months and we welcome group visits by appointment. We suggest contacting by phone for opening times and to book visits.

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