Welcome

Southend Lifeboat station is just one of 238 around the coasts of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. The RNLI operates a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year all-weather rescue service around the coast and some major rivers. Additionally the RNLI has lifeguards on major tourist beaches during the summer months and maintains a Flood Rescue service for inland areas.

The RNLI is a registered charity which exists to save lives at sea. It provides, on call, the 24-hour service necessary to cover search and rescue requirements to 50 miles out from the coast of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Our Statistics

1879

Established

173500

£ raised since Jan 2017

100

Volunteers and still counting

News

Will you need one of these tomorrow? Did you know we have a weather station at the end of the Pier.  You can see the live weather data at  http://southendlifeboat.org/weather-tides/

Annual Crew Dinner

We are delighted to invite you to join us at the Annual Crew Dinner, for an opportunity to honour & dine with the Southend Lifeboat crew, members of the Southend Branch, representatives from flank stations, helicopter crew, Coastguards and friends of the Southend Lifeboat.

This marks not only the start of the New Year, but also the end of another busy year for Southend Lifeboat station, already launching over 100 times to date.

Should you wish to enquire about a table, please complete the online form, or email us at: info@lifeboatcrewdinner.co.uk.

Contact

In an emergency always dial 999
and ask for the Coastguard