The list below gives brief details of service calls for 2005.
Launched to five tourists stranded by incoming tide to the east of Dover Harbour.
Assisted dive boat 'Taurus' after its propellors became fouled by ropes.
Unknown Mayday whilst lifeboat was on passage.
Recovery of empty RIB spotted in shipping lanes. It was later found to have come adrift from the wind farm construction site north of Whitstable.
Launched to assist two girls trapped under Arches at Folkestone.
Man on rocks off Folkestone.
Powerboat 'Maral' ran aground off St Margarets Bay. Towed boat off rocks and escorted to Dover.
Assisted person on airbed off Folkestone.
Recalled to airbed which had been mistaken for object in water.
Person reported missing from SeaFrance 'Rodin' after an exhaustive search nothing was found.
Red flares sighted by a ferry. Nothing untoward found following a search.
Man in water off Folkestone.
Provided assistance to Yacht 'Emily' which had fouled its propellor.
Kite surfer needing assistance.
Launched to assist in search for person believed missing from cliffs above Samphire Hoe.
Carried out a search following a report by a ferry of an unidentified light in the Traffic lanes.
Rescued three people cut off by tide in Fan Bay.
Launched to assist a dive boat and person in the water.
Participated in search for three young girls missing near beach.
Recovered body of person fallen from cliffs to the East of Dover Harbour.
Launched to yachts 'Michele' and 'Leonis' both of which were towed to Dover.
A fishing boat 'Cracker Gal' had broken down south of Samphire Hoe. Whilst about to take vessel in tow Coastguards requested urgent assistance in search for an overdue swimmer near Hythe's Imperial Hotel. Leaving 'Cracker Gal' anchored the crew made their way to Hythe. The swimmer was recovered safely by another vessel. The Lifeboat then returned to 'Cracker Gal' and towed her back to Dover.
Took over a tow from Ramsgate Lifeboat near SE Goodwin Lightship. The casualty vessel was the Trimaran 'Kikiyu' with a damaged sponson.
Launched at the request of Kent Police to assist in search for a person believed to have fallen from cliffs near St Margarets.
Sick divers aboard Dive vessel 'Taurus'.
The lifeboat launched to missing two divers. They were located and recovered by the Coastguard vessel 'Anglian Monarch'.
The Trimaran 'Amfitrite' was towed into Dover after suffering a structural failure to the west of Dungeness. Dungeness lifeboat and Rye Bay lifeboat both responded. Dover lifeboat then took over the tow and brought the craft into Dover.
The yacht 'Kif Kif' entangled in a rope off Folkestone was towed into Dover.
The yacht 'Orton Lady' was towed in.
Stood by and then towed the yacht 'Team Heiner 1' off the Goodwin Sands. The lifeboat then had to respond to another service call leaving Walmer lifeboat to escort the yacht to Dover.
The motor cruiser 'Esperanza' broke down off Dover and was towed in to the marina.
A diver from dive boat 'Taurus' was injured when she was run over by a tug as she resurfaced. The lifeboat launched with paramedics aboard and the diver was landed at the lifeboat station for transfer to hospital.
A sick man was taken off the cruise liner 'Arcadia'.
The yacht 'Marie Louise 2' with two people on board was brought into Dover.
During a Search and rescue demonstration for the Dover Coastguard Station Open Day both the Walmer and Dover lifeboats as well as a Belgian helicopter responded to rescue people cut off by the tide at St Margarets.
A medevac was carried out from the cargo vessel 'Aquarius'.
An ill crew man was landed from the cargo vessel 'Kiran Pacific'.
The lifeboat was requested to recover a body.