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.

ALB SHOUT 28: 04-08-2021

Incident Date 04-08-2021 Launch Instruct 12:30 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched to attend a small tug approximately seven miles east of Torbay, en route to Torquay, that had developed a fuel leak and potential fire hazard. The ALB stood by whilst the tug made it to Torquay where the ALBContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 28: 04-08-2021”

ALB SHOUT 27: 01-08-2021

Incident Date 01-08-2021 Launch Instruct 13:00 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched to a possible fire on 9m motor fishing vessel with three persons on board at a position approx 20 miles east of Torquay. No serious fire and the vessel taken undertow.The owner arranged for a trawler to take overContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 27: 01-08-2021”