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Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) - April to June 2012

08-Apr-12 11-Apr-12 14-Apr-12 15-Apr-12 01-May-12
17-May-12 19-May-12 21-May-12 23-May-12 24-May-12
31-May-12 12-Jun-12      
         

Information is indicative only



Incident Date 23-Jun-12
Ready for Service Date 24-Jun-12

Launch Instruct 11:09
Ready for Service Time 11:13

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2012 Shout 5

Helm

Location of Casualty Paignton Pier

Service Preparing to launch to report of a person in the water below Paignton Pier.

Situation resolved before launch - Police in attendance. Launch cancelled.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 12-Jun-12
Ready for Service Date 12-Jun-12

Launch Instruct 22:07
Ready for Service Time 23:00

Launch Time 22:15

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 21

Helm Alex Rowe

Location of Casualty Brixham Outer Harbour

Service Launched following red flare reports within the Brixham Harbour area. HM

Coastguard teams and ILB checked the harbour and launched parachute

illuminates but no one in difficulty located. Search terminated at 22:50

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 31-May-12
Ready for Service Date 31-May-12

Launch Instruct 13:01
Ready for Service Time 13:35

Launch Time 13:04

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 20

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Brixham Inner Harbour

Service Launched to report of an unconscious person in the water near the moored

sailing trawler 'Pilgrim'. Person recovered by others - Crew GP attended scene

before returning to station.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 26-May-12
Ready for Service Date 26-May-12

Launch Instruct 13:28
Ready for Service Time 13:34

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2012 Shout 5

Helm

Location of Casualty

Service Preparing to launch to an adrift dinghy near the harbour entrance - strong

easterly winds - and occupancy not obvious. Stood before launch

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 25-May-12
Ready for Service Date 25-May-12

Launch Instruct 17:42
Ready for Service Time 17:45

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2012 Shout 4

Helm

Location of Casualty

Service Preparing to search for a possible missing vessel. Located almost immediately

by others - stood down

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 24-May-12
Ready for Service Date 24-May-12

Launch Instruct 19:17
Ready for Service Time 21:08

Launch Time 19:17

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 19

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Oddicombe

Service Retasked from the previous incident to report of a cliff faller at Oddicombe. All

Weather Lifeboat also tasked to this incident. ILB provided medical assistance

and paramedic transfers to the casualty location.

Additional Notes A further group of around twenty were transferred by the ILB from a ledge to

Oddicombe Beach

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Incident Date 24-May-12
Ready for Service Date 24-May-12

Launch Instruct 18:47
Ready for Service Time 19:17

Launch Time 18:53

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 18

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Arm Chair Rock

Service Launched to report of three youths in a dinghy holding on to a 5 knot marker

buoy apparently having lost their oars. All recovered and returned to Saltern

Cove their point of departure.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 23-May-12
Ready for Service Date 23-May-12

Launch Instruct 19:40
Ready for Service Time 20:34

Launch Time 19:45

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 17

Helm

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Launched to report of two youths cut off by the rising tide. Recovered to the

ILB and then transferred to Corbyn Head Beach - a little cold.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 21-May-12
Ready for Service Date 21-May-12

Launch Instruct 14:43
Ready for Service Time 15:20

Launch Time 14:49

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 16

Helm                                     Mat Tyler

Location of Casualty Off Berry Head Hotel

Service Launched to investigate object close to the shore off Berry Head Hotel. Found

to be large patch of drifting seaweed.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 19-May-12
Ready for Service Date 19-May-12

Launch Instruct 18:45
Ready for Service Time 19:29

Launch Time 18:53

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 15

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Broadsands / Armchair Rock

Service Launched to two cut off by the tide. Both transferred safely to Broadsands

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 17-May-12
Ready for Service Date 18-May-12

Launch Instruct 23:45
Ready for Service Time 00:25

Launch Time 23:50

Main Boarding Boat (SBC)
2012 Shout 14

Helm Richard Fowler

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour

Service The Station Boarding boat was called to assist the ALB place a yacht trailing

an unknown object - possibly wire - alongside the Pontoon at Brixham. The

ALB required to stay clear to avoid any fouling of her props.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 01-May-12
Ready for Service Date 01-May-12

Launch Instruct 14:41
Ready for Service Time 14:58

Launch Time 14:41

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 13

Helm Mark Criddle

Location of Casualty 2 miles North of Berry head

Service Diverted from a training exercise to check an object observed by NCI Torquay.

Found to be a buoy from the mussel farm.

Additional Notes Relief ILB fitted with new electronics - all crew being trained before station

ILB returns from an electronics upgrade

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Incident Date 27-Apr-12
Ready for Service Date 28-Apr-12

Launch Instruct 19:40
Ready for Service Time 19:48

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2012 Shout 3

Helm

Location of Casualty Hollicombe Beach

Service Preparing to launch on a missing person search but stood down before launch.

Missing person located on Hollicombe Beach and transferred to hospital.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 15-Apr-12
Ready for Service Date 15-Apr-12

Launch Instruct 20:27
Ready for Service Time 22:37

Launch Time 20:35

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 12

Helm Nigel Crang

Location of Casualty Thatcher Rock / Orestone

Service Both lifeboats tasked following numerous reports of a Red Flare in the vicinity

of Thatcher Rock. After extensive and detailed search by both lifeboats no one

in difficulty was found.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 14-Apr-12
Ready for Service Date 14-Apr-12

Launch Instruct 12:35
Ready for Service Time 13:17

Launch Time 12:41

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 11

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Seaward of Brixham Breakwater

Service Launched to assist a Dive RIB grounded on Brixham Breakwater. Six occupants

made it ashore onto the Breakwater before the ILB arrived to recover the RIB.

Additional Notes Click here for Picture from the BYC 'Shuttle'

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Incident Date 11-Apr-12
Ready for Service Date 11-Apr-12

Launch Instruct 19:11
Ready for Service Time 20:03

Launch Time 19:19

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 10

Helm Nigel Crang

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour

Service The Inshore Lifeboat was launched to report of a yacht apparently drifting and

not under command. Yacht recovered and secured with the assistance of

others before the ILB returned to station

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 08-Apr-12
Ready for Service Date 08-Apr-12

Launch Instruct 12:27
Ready for Service Time 12:56

Launch Time 12:33

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 9

Helm Alex Rowe

Location of Casualty Off Breakwater Beach

Service The ILB was tasked after concern that divers were overdue and a Surface

Marker Bouy was observed apparently drifting towards Berry Head. ILB checked

out divers in the vicinity as well as on shore and all accounted for. ILB stood

down an returned to station.

Additional Notes

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Lifeboat Week 2012 - Sunday July 15 to Sunday July 22 inclusive

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