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Please be advised that Grand Draw Tickets for sale in 2014 will start from No. 2001 onwards,
tickets numbered 0001 to 2000 have been lost in the post and are not for sale for RNLI Dungeness

Click Here to see the position of Dungeness Lifeboat 13-02 "The Morrell" if it is in service

Charles Cooper HendersonNEW!!!    Dungeness lifeboat RNLB Charles Cooper Henderson was one of the 'Little Ships' that served in the 1940 wartime evacuation of Dunkirk (Code-named 'Operation Dynamo').
Click here to read a recently-found document which provides the coxswain's harrowing first hand account of how the Charles Cooper Henderson and her brave crew were responsible for rescuing an estimated 2000-plus troops from Dunkirk Harbour and beach and ferried them out to the larger ships waiting to receive and repatriate them to England.

Next Lifeboat Exercises

Sunday 3 August at 14.30 hours - Open/Fete Day Subject to operational requirements


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Latest Lifeboat Shout

Saturday 26 July while on exerise and making a courtesy visit to the Folkestone Trawler Race our lifeboat was tasked to two different incidents. Both casualties were towed to safety.
Read the news release - click here

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