Whitstable Lifeboat Station
We operate an Atlantic 85
B-Class Inshore Lifeboat
All our crew are volunteers
and respond 24 hours a day 7 days a week
Number Of Rescues This Year
Windsurfer – 10th August 2018
Latest Shouts / News
The lifeboat was requested to launch this morning following a report of a swimmer missing from the West Quay of Whitstable Harbour. The lifeboat crew searched around the harbour and then towards Tankerton. After a few minutes the swimmer was reported safe ashore, so...
Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was called to five incidents over the weekend. The first was at 1730 on Friday afternoon, when the lifeboat launched to assist a speedboat reported to be in difficulties off the beach at Tankerton. However on arrival it was...
The lifeboat was launched Tuesday afternoon to reports of an inflatable dinghy being blown offshore from Leysdown Beach. On arriving at the scene the dinghy was quickly located and taken aboard the lifeboat. The lifeboat then approached the shore under information...
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In the UK, the majority of RNLI Lifeguard incidents involve rip currents. They are a major cause of accidental drowning on beaches all across the world.
IN AN EMERGENCY CALL 999 AND ASK FOR THE COASTGUARD
Never put yourself at risk!
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To find out more or to book your visit pleae call:
David Hayward on 07835 929110
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