Incident Date 20-06-2022 Launch Instruct 08:55 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour area. Launched to assist a yacht with two persons on board, which had put out an emergency call.The casualty was drifting just out side the harbour towards the shore with engine problems.ALB took the vessel under tow to a safe mooringContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 16: 20-06-2022”
Incident Date 19-06-2022 Launch Instruct 09:00 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Scabbacombe area. Launched to assist Dartmouth’s two lifeboats that had rescued two kayakers, one of which was suffering badly from the cold, and up to four others missing off Scabbacombe. The ALB took the two casualties to Dartmouth, meanwhile the other kayakers wereContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 15: 19-06-2022”
Incident Date 18-06-2022 Launch Instruct 18:30 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Roundham Head area. Launched to attend four jet skis (PWC) towing a fifth jet ski approx 0.5 mile off Roundham Head and making very slow progress. Once on scene the jet skiers stated they were happy and proceeded under their own power toContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 14: 18-06-2022”
Incident Date 27-05-2022 Launch Instruct 19:10 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area. Launched after a request from the Coastguards to search after a ‘pan pan’ had been received.The coastguard helicopter had been following a search pattern but was called away to a medevac.The ALB continued the search pattern but nothing was found andContinue reading “ALB SHOUT 11: 27-05-2022”
Incident Date 13-05-2022 Launch Instruct 19:28 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area. Launched to assist ILB with search for missing person.Person found elsewhere.
Incident Date 01-05-2022 Launch Instruct Assembly Only Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torbay area Tasked to search for an inshore fishing vessel overdue, however as Crew assembled, the vessel was reported safe and all Crew stood down.
Incident Date 26-04-2022 Launch Instruct 12:34 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour area. Launched to assist an 11m yacht stuck on the weather buoy off Torquay.The vessel was released by the ALB, then towed into Torquay harbour and handed over to the harbour and marina team who moored her up.
Incident Date 18-04-2022 Launch Instruct 14:25 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched assist a 29ft motor boat that was disabled approximately 1 mile SE of Thatcher Rock with two people on board. The vessel was towed back to Brixham marina and assisted onto her berth by the RNLI boarding vessel.
Incident Date 07-03-2022 Launch Instruct 17:53 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Oddicombe/Torquay Harbour area Launched to assist with search for a missing person.Casualty turned up at home.
Incident Date 12-02-2022 Launch Instruct 13:50 Lifeboat Used ALB Location of Casualty Lyme Bay area Launched to assist an 11 metre yacht that had broken steerage and was four miles east of Berry Head. The vessel was taken under tow to Brixham marina’s visitors pontoon with five persons onboard.