ALB SHOUT 02: 04-01-2022

Incident Date 04-01-2022 Launch Instruct 19:11 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area Launched on request of Solent Coastguard following a 999 call from a Torquay resident who spotted a red flare in the centre of Torbay.After an in depth search with nothing found, ALB was stood down. Search pattern below.

ALB SHOUT 01/ILB SHOUT 02: 02-01-2022

Incident Date 02-01-2022 Launch Instruct 21:42 Lifeboat Used ALB/ILB (+ relief ALB) Location of Casualty Paignton Beach area. Both boats launched following reports of multiple casualties off Paignton pier, also joined by relief ALB in the search. Coastguard helicopter and medical helicopter also in attendance plus multiple shore based teams.Nothing found after multiple search patternsContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 01/ILB SHOUT 02: 02-01-2022”

ILB SHOUT 01 : 01-01-2022

Incident Date 01-01-2022 Launch Instruct 15:45 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Broadsands Beach area Launched to assist four paddle boarders on three paddle boards off Broadsands Beach who were in difficulty trying to return to shore against a stiff offshore breeze. They were towed back to the beach and safety.

ILB SHOUT 67 : 25-12-2021

Incident Date 25-12-2021 Launch Instruct 18:49 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty St Mary’s Bay area Launched to do a shoreline search at St Mary’s Bay for a missing dog, thought to have swam out to sea from its owner.Following a shoreline search of the area, nothing was found so the ILB was stood downContinue reading “ILB SHOUT 67 : 25-12-2021”

ALB SHOUT (AO): 04-12-2021

Incident Date 04-12-2021 Launch Instruct Assembly Only Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area Tasked by Solent Coastguard at 11:12 to look for two overdue divers near the Ore Stone rock. Fortunately the divers were found fit and well prior to launch, crew stood down.