ILB(3) SHOUT: 24-01-2021

Incident Date 24-01-2021 Launch Instruct 14:42 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Goodrington Sands Launched to assist male paddle-boarder who had abandoned his board and was swimming to shore.The abandoned paddle board had been taken in tow by another paddle boarder who was making headway to the shore. The ILB offered him assistance which wasContinue reading “ILB(3) SHOUT: 24-01-2021”

ALB/ILB(1) SHOUT: 10-01-2021

Incident Date 10-01-2021 Launch Instruct 00:30 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB Location of Casualty Corbyn Head, Torquay Both boats launched after a request by HMCG to reports of a vulnerable person in the area of Corbyn Head.A thorough search of the area was conducted by both boats and Coastguards Rescue Teams with nothing found .Both boats returnedContinue reading “ALB/ILB(1) SHOUT: 10-01-2021”

SHOUT: 29-11-2020

Incident Date 29-11-2020 Launch Instruct 17:00 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB Location of Casualty Abbey Sands, Torquay Both boats launched to search for a swimmer who had not returned to Abbey Sands.Crew of ILB found the individual and took him into the beach where he was passed into the care of Coastguard and Police who were awaitingContinue reading “SHOUT: 29-11-2020”