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
Person In The Water – 17th September 2018
Latest Shouts / News
Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 1.46pm on Friday following a report from the UK Coastguard of a windsurfer in difficulties off West Beach, Whitstable. The crew located the casualty sitting on his board a 1/4-mile off Wavecrest and brought him...
Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched on Thursday afternoon to assist a yacht reported in difficulties near the Knock John Tower, 13 miles from Whitstable. The UK Coastguard paged Whitstable's volunteer crew after receiving a distress call from the...
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...
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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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