Incident Date 23-05-2022 Launch Instruct 16:00 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB Location of Casualty Roundham Head area. Both boats launched to assist recovery of casualty falling from height into the water.Coastguard helicopter and Air Ambulance both on scene very quickly as both in the vicinity.Casualty had some serious leg injuries and the ILB transferred him to PaigntonContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 09/ILB SHOUT 24: 23-05-2022”
Incident Date 22-05-2022 Launch Instruct 01:03 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Paignton Beach area. Launched to assist Devon and Cornwall Police.
Incident Date 14-05-2022 Launch Instruct 00:46 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Torquay harbour. Launched to assist Devon and Cornwall Police.
Incident Date 13-05-2022 Launch Instruct 19:28 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area. Launched to assist ILB with search for missing person.Person found elsewhere.
Incident Date 13-05-2022 Launch Instruct 18:00 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Torbay area. Launched to assist with search for missing person.Stood down after reaching endurance – ALB assisted with search.Person found elsewhere.
Incident Date 01-05-2022 Launch Instruct Assembly Only Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area Tasked to search for an inshore fishing vessel overdue, however as Crew assembled, the vessel was reported safe and all Crew stood down.
Incident Date 26-04-2022 Launch Instruct 12:34 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour area. Launched to assist an 11m yacht stuck on the weather buoy off Torquay.The vessel was released by the ALB, then towed into Torquay harbour and handed over to the harbour and marina team who moored her up.
Incident Date 20-04-2022 Launch Instruct 10:06 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Livermead area. Launched following concerns for a swimmer wearing a black hat, possibly in difficulty.Despite a search by Coastguards and ILB, the only item found like the described casualty turn out to be a black Dan boy.Deemed a false alarm with good intent.
Incident Date 18-04-2022 Launch Instruct 14:25 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched assist a 29ft motor boat that was disabled approximately 1 mile SE of Thatcher Rock with two people on board. The vessel was towed back to Brixham marina and assisted onto her berth by the RNLI boarding vessel.
Incident Date 16-04-2022 Launch Instruct 20:38 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Livermead Beach area. Launched following concerns regarding a paddle boarder in reducing visibility.Thorough search of area found nothing, stood down.