ILB SHOUT 49: 02-08-2022

Incident Date02-08-2022
Launch Instruct17:01
Lifeboat UsedILB
Location of CasualtyBroadsands Beach area.

Launched to assist a paddle boarder that was having trouble getting back to shore at Broadsands in a brisk offshore breeze.
On arrival the person had been helped ashore, the crew checked out but no assistance given.

ALB SHOUT 23/ILB SHOUT 44: 27-07-2022

Incident Date27-07-2022
Launch Instruct08:10
Lifeboat UsedALB/ILB
Location of CasualtyTorbay area.

Launched to assist Devon and Cornwall Police combined with other rescue services.

ALB SHOUT 22: 26-07-2022

Incident Date26-07-2022
Launch Instruct09:37
Lifeboat UsedALB
Location of CasualtyPaignton Beach area.

Launched to to assist a 30ft yacht with four persons on board which was taking on water near Paignton pier.
On arrival three people were taken off onto the ALB, one ALB crewman with the salvage pump joined the remaining person and the yacht was pumped out whilst being towed by the ALB to Torquay.
The three people on the ALB were landed unharmed in Torquay harbour and the Torquay harbour launch took over the tow of the yacht into the harbour where the ALB crewman and pump were picked up.

ILB SHOUT 42: 24-07-2022

Incident Date24-07-2022
Launch Instruct13:35
Lifeboat UsedILB
Location of CasualtyTorquay area.

Launched to assist two people in a broken down speedboat which had gone aground at Beacon Cove.
The ILB picked the two people up and landed them  unharmed at Torquay harbour
The Torquay harbour launch towed the speedboat to Torquay harbour.

ALB SHOUT 21: 25-07-2022

Incident Date25-07-2022
Launch Instruct11:50
Lifeboat UsedALB
Location of CasualtyTorbay area.

Launched to Medi Vac a trawler man who had sustained a shoulder injury by falling on the deck, back to the station.
They took two Paramedics with them as it was not possible to get aboard the trawler from the shore.