ALB SHOUT 43: 16-11-2021

Incident Date16-11-2021
Launch Instruct19:14
Lifeboat UsedALB
Location of CasualtyTorbay area

Launched to a reported Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) signal 1.5 miles east of Roundham head.
The related PLB or vessel was not on any automatic identification system (AIS).
Search started but could not track PLB ( no signal)
Coastguards contacted boat owner who confirmed the vessel plus PLB were alongside in Brixham harbour.
Assumed signal was set off in error.









ALB SHOUT 42: 04-11-2021

Incident Date04-11-2021
Launch Instruct23:01
Lifeboat UsedALB
Location of CasualtySharkham area (Brixham)

Launched to assist Devon and Cornwall Police









ILB SHOUT 61 : 16-10-2021

Incident Date16-10-2021
Launch Instruct21:57
Lifeboat UsedILB
Location of CasualtyBrixham fish quay

Launched to assist a fisherman off a fishing vessel moored on the Fish Quay, with a broken ankle.
He was taken on board the ILB as the tide was too low to evacuate him on to the quay and then taken to the Lifeboat Station. Once safely ashore at the Lifeboat Station he was transferred to hospital via private transport.



ILB SHOUT 60 : 15-10-2021

Incident Date15-10-2021
Launch Instruct12:57
Lifeboat UsedILB
Location of CasualtyOff Goodrington beach

Launched to assist paddle-boarder stuck in the water 1/2 mile off Goodrington beach.
The casualty was exhausted, had swallowed some water and could not get back onto his board so was taken to back to the beach and handed over to the Torbay Coastguard Rescue Team whilst waiting for an ambulance.



ALB SHOUT 41: 13-10-2021

Incident Date13-10-2021
Launch Instruct20:35
Lifeboat UsedALB
Location of CasualtyHollicombe beach/Torquay area

Launched in conjunction with the ILB to assist Torbay Coastguards following reports of three red flare sightings.
A thorough search of the area proved fruitless and it was concluded the flares had been fired from the shore so both boats were stood down.









ILB SHOUT 58 : 13-10-2021

Incident Date13-10-2021
Launch Instruct20:35
Lifeboat UsedILB
Location of CasualtyHollicombe beach/Torquay area

Launched in conjunction with the ALB to assist Torbay Coastguards following reports of three red flare sightings.
A thorough search of the area proved fruitless and it was concluded the flares had been fired from the shore so both boats were stood down.