18 January
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat launches to 10 metre fishing vessel broken down in gale force winds with four persons aboard.

2 May
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat rescues four people from their 36' yacht broken down in the shipping lane of the English Channel.

28 May
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat launched to woman taken ill on 47' Swedish yacht.

6 June
Lone yachtsman with power failure calls Dungeness RNLI lifeboat for assistance.

1 July
Demasted Yacht with engine failure calls for assistance from Dungeness RNLI lifeboat.

16 August
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat is launched in the early hours of Saturday 16th August, 2008 to a 12 metre yacht on passage from Ipswich to Cardiff.

21 September
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat launches to fishing vessel broken down with machine failure.

3 December
Dungeness RNLI lifeboat responds to fishermans may-day call.