ALB SHOUT 33: 31-08-2021

Incident Date 31-08-2021 Launch Instruct 07:12 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Tor Bay area Launched to assist a 24ft yacht with one person on board that was drifting close to the shoreline at Battery Point, Brixham.A crewman was put onto the casualty to secure a tow-line and the yacht was then towed to aContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 33: 31-08-2021”

ALB SHOUT 32: 30-08-2021

Incident Date 30-08-2021 Launch Instruct 04:00 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched in response to a Mayday call from a yacht that was taking on water eight miles east of Berry Head.On arrival a lifeboat crewman was put aboard the vessel to assess the situation, he stayed aboard the casualty andContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 32: 30-08-2021”

ILB SHOUT 49 : 28-08-2021

Incident Date 28-08-2021 Launch Instruct 11:30 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Torquay area Launched to assist a person cut off by tide at Livermead, Torquay.On arrival there was a swell running so it was decided to wait for the tide to drop, the ILB then picked up the person, who was safe and well,Continue reading “ILB SHOUT 49 : 28-08-2021”

ILB SHOUT 47 : 20-08-2021

Incident Date 20-08-2021 Launch Instruct 11:10 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Torbay area Launched to attend a 17ft fishing boat just off Berry Head with fishing line wrapped around its propeller. The casualty had managed to clear the line by the time the ILB arrived on scene and was then escorted back to Brixham.

ALB SHOUT 31: 15-08-2021

Incident Date 15-08-2021 Launch Instruct 15:05 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area Launched to assist the ILB and SAR helicopter with an ongoing search around the Goodrington Sands/Torbay area.

ILB SHOUT 45 : 15-08-2021

Incident Date 15-08-2021 Launch Instruct 12:10 Lifeboat Used ILB Location of Casualty Torbay Launched to assist 19’ sailing boat which had broken down off Paignton Pier and was heading north toward rocks with one adult and two children on board.On arrival it was discovered the Torbay Harbour Authority RIB ‘Oscar 4’ had taken her inContinue reading “ILB SHOUT 45 : 15-08-2021”

ALB SHOUT 30: 10-08-2021

Incident Date 10-08-2021 Launch Instruct 09:40 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Off Dartmouth Launched at request of the Coast Guard to a 64’ Motor Yacht with st’bd engine failure leading to a fire in the engine room with three persons on board, in a position 3.5nm SSW of Dartmouth Castle .. 0.5nm from BellContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 30: 10-08-2021”

ALB SHOUT 29: 07-08-2021

Incident Date 07-08-2021 Launch Instruct 10:20 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched to to attend a yacht five miles east of Berry Head with a sick crew member aboard. Yacht was escorted back to Brixham with Lifeboat paramedic attending to casualty on board and then subsequently handed over to Ambulance crew.