ALB SHOUT 25/ILB SHOUT 42: 14-07-2021

Incident Date 14-07-2021 Launch Instruct 00:27 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB Location of Casualty Off Torquay Seafront ILB launched following reports of a person in distress in the water off Torquay Seafront. Although the casualty was in telephone communication with the Coastguard there was some confusion as to their exact location, which was causing concern, so itContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 25/ILB SHOUT 42: 14-07-2021”

ALB SHOUT 24: 09-07-2021

Incident Date 09-07-2021 Launch Instruct 21:53 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay Launched to assist a 23′ motor boat with five persons on board.Contact had been established via the Coastguards and mobile phone so it was decided to launch as it was getting dark and they had no VHF on board.ALB assisted the boatContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 24: 09-07-2021”

ALB SHOUT 23: 06-07-2021

Incident Date 06-07-2021 Launch Instruct 17:21 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty St Mary’s Bay area Launched to assist three persons who had been stand-up paddle boarding but due to the strong breeze had ended up climbing Cradle Rock and calling for help.The Y boat was launched to recover the casualties from the rocks backContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 23: 06-07-2021”

ALB SHOUT 22: 04-07-2021

Incident Date 04-07-2021 Launch Instruct 16:00 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched to assist an 8.5m yacht with two crew on board, one suffering from sea sickness and causing concern. Vessel was 10/12 miles out in Lyme Bay in a Force 6.Two ALB crew members were transferred on board the yacht,Continue reading “ALB SHOUT 22: 04-07-2021”

ALB SHOUT 21: 27-06-2021

Incident Date 27-06-2021 Launch Instruct 14:34 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty English Channel area Launched to assist a French trawler with an engine room fire 37 miles south east of Berry Head; Salcombe ALB also launched to the same incident.On arrival there were two helicopters on scene. Three firefighters and one rescue swimmer wereContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 21: 27-06-2021”

ILB SHOUT 40 : 26-06-2021

Incident Date 26-06-2021 Launch Instruct 13:42 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Anstey’s Cove, Torquay Launched to assist a Coasteerer that had fallen and was reported to be in the water at Anstey’s Cove.Teignmouth B class lifeboat also launched.On arrival it was found that some friends that were with the casualty had managed to recoverContinue reading “ILB SHOUT 40 : 26-06-2021”

ALB SHOUT 20/ILB SHOUT 39: 24-06-2021

Incident Date 24-06-2021 Launch Instruct 11:00 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB Location of Casualty Meadfoot Beach area Both boats launched to stand off an incident where a vehicle had left the road and gone down the rocks above Meadfoot beach huts.Police/ Fire and HMCG also in attendance, and they recovered the injured person who was assessed inContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 20/ILB SHOUT 39: 24-06-2021”

ILB SHOUT 38 : 15-06-2021

Incident Date 15-06-2021 Launch Instruct 22:52 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Goodrington. Launched following the report of an object in the water off Goodrington North Sands. Coastguards on the scene following a 999 call.ILB identified the object as a log and took it ashore to the safe keeping of the Coastguards.A false alarm withContinue reading “ILB SHOUT 38 : 15-06-2021”