Welcome to 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 shouts this year: 56Last Shout: Red Flare- 7th November 2016
Would you like to know when we or any other RNLI lifeboat goes out on a shout?
Keep in touch wherever you are by signing up for lifeboat launch SMS alerts. Or, if you download our Desktop Pager, you can keep up with our crews while working at your computer.
Select the stations you wish to follow – and when the crew gets the call, you will too.
Download the PAGER HERE.
SAVING LIVES AT SEA
It costs around £410,00 per day to run the RNLI, all of which is generously donated by the public
Our kit alone costs:
Drysuit – £750.00
Undersuit – £225.00
Lifejacket – £368.00
Helmet – £198.00