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Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) - April to June 2018

04-Apr-18 08-Apr-18 14-Apr-18 20-Apr-18 30-Apr-18
06-May-18(3) 12-May-18 13-May-18 17-May-18 22-May-18
23-May-18 27-May-18 29-May-18 30-May-18 31-May-18
09-Jun-18 11-Jun-18 16-Jun-18 26-Jun-18  
         

Information is indicative only


     

Incident Date 26-Jun-18
Ready for Service Date 26-Jun-18

Launch Instruct 19:50
Ready for Service Time 21:36

Launch Time 19:58

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 25

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Torbay Coastline

Service Tasked to join HM Coastguard teams looking for a missing person along the coastline from Seven

Quarries to Corbyn Head. Detailed investigation carried out along the coastline - no one was located

meeting the description and the ILB on reaching Corbyn Head.was released shortly before 21:00 to

return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 16-Jun-18
Ready for Service Date 16-Jun-18

Launch Instruct 20:11
Ready for Service Time 22:18

Launch Time 20:21

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 24

Helm

Location of Casualty 0.7 mile NE of Hopes Nose

Service Launched to a 16 ft vessel with four persons on board suffering engine failure and at anchor but

drifting. Vessel taken in tow and returned to Torquay Harbour

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 11-Jun-18
Ready for Service Date 11-Jun-18

Launch Instruct 16:40
Ready for Service Time 17:40

Launch Time 16:50

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 23

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty Goodringto South / Saltern Cove

Service Tasked following report of two persons cut off on the rocks to the South of Goodrington South Sands

towards Saltern Cove. Casualties recovered by the ILB and transferred to South Sands where they

were met by HMCoastguard.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 09-Jun-18
Ready for Service Date 09-Jun-18

Launch Instruct 13:46
Ready for Service Time 14:10

Launch Time 13:51

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 22

Helm

Location of Casualty Goodrington South Sands

Service Launched following report of a young person swimming a distance off shore at Goodrington South

Sands. The ILB was stood down following a report that a passing JeySki had recovered the young

person to shore safely. HM Coastguard attended to check all was well.

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 31-May-18
Ready for Service Date 31-May-18

Launch Instruct 11:20
Ready for Service Time 11:53

Launch Time 11:27

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 21

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty Preston Beach

Service Launched to assist in a Police Incident - situation resolved before ILB on scene - ILB stood down to

return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 30-May-18
Ready for Service Date 30-May-18

Launch Instruct 11:42
Ready for Service Time 13:00

Launch Time 11:50

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 20

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Approx 200 metres North of Paignton Pier

Service Both lifeboats launched to a 32ft Commercial Sailing vessel with six persons on board that had run

aground to the North of Paignton Pier. Four casualties were transferred by the ILB to the ALB. The

ILB then returned to station, whilst the ALB transferred the casualties to Torquay Harbour

Additional Notes HM Coastguards and the Harbour launch also in attendance remaining on scene pending a refloat of

the vessel
 
     

Incident Date 29-May-18
Ready for Service Date 29-May-18

Launch Instruct 05:03
Ready for Service Time 06:00

Launch Time 05:12

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 19

Helm

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour, Kings Quay

Service Launched following report of a person in the water in the Kings Quay area of Brixham Harbour.

Casualty recovered to the ILB and taken to Torbay Lifeboat Station where they were met by an

Ambulance and HM Coastguard. The casualty appears to have been in the water for some time.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 27-May-18
Ready for Service Date 27-May-18

Launch Instruct 14:21
Ready for Service Time 15:30

Launch Time 14:25

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 18

Helm

Location of Casualty Off Meadfoot

Service ILB tasked to a 19ft Speed Boat with engine failure. Shortly before the ILB arrived on scene the

casualty vessel was taken in tow by another to Torquay Harbour. As the visibility was quite low at

the time the ILB escorted both to Torquay Harbor before returning to station

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 23-May-18
Ready for Service Date 23-May-18

Launch Instruct 16:11
Ready for Service Time 17:10

Launch Time 16:16

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 17

Helm

Location of Casualty Off Shoalstone Pool

Service HM Coastguard raised a MayDay concerning a young child in the water off Shoalstone Pool together

with two adults atempting to recover a dog. The ILB responded and located two adults and a dog.

The young girl was recovered to shore by another RIB. The two adults were 'wild swimmers' and are

OK. The ILB recovered the dog and returned it to the owner.

Additional Notes
 
 
     

Incident Date 22-May-18
Ready for Service Date 22-May-18

Launch Instruct 21:27
Ready for Service Time 22:10

Launch Time 21:38

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 16

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Paignton Pier

Service Launched following a report of a person possibly in difficulty in the sea adjacent to Paignton Pier.

Shortly after launch the casualty was taken into the care of Ambulance Paramedics and the ILB was

released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 17:30
Ready for Service Time 18:13

Launch Time 17:30

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 15

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Possibly Churstion Point

Service The ILB crew had assembled for exercise when they were paged to launch. A wind surfer was

reported to be in difficulty at Churston Point. Following a shore line search to Goodrington and return

no casualty was located however a small vessel was observed off Roundham. The ILB checked

them out and all was found to be OK. The ILB returned to station before continuing with the planned

exercise

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 13-May-18
Ready for Service Date 13-May-18

Launch Instruct 20:05
Ready for Service Time 21:10

Launch Time 20:15

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 14

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty 1.5 miles North of Brixham Breakwater

Service Launched following a report by a fishing vessel that a small inflatable with one person on board was

well out from shore. The ILB recovered the casualty and the four to five foot vessel to Paignton

Harbour. HM Coastguard met the ILB when they arrived at Paignton Harbour where safety advice

was given by them.

Additional Notes Had the vessel not been spotted it may well have ended up well out to sea with an offshore breeze.
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 00:41
Ready for Service Time 02:25

Launch Time 00:55

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 13

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Livermead

Service Launched in support of a Police Incident at Corbyn Head. HM Coastguard in attendance also. ILB

stood by until incident concluded. ILB released to return to station shortly before 01:45 hrs

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 06-May-18
Ready for Service Date 06-May-18

Launch Instruct 21:17
Ready for Service Time 22:47

Launch Time 21:17

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 12

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Possibly Hopes Nose

Service As the ILB entered Brixham Harbour she was retasked to search for a Jet Ski possibly in the Hopes

Nose area. The Teignmouth ILB also came to Hopes Nose as part of the same search after returning

casualties to the station. The Torbay ILB searched the shoreline from Hopes Nose to Torquay

Harbour but with the failing light investigations continued at the harbour by HM Coastguard. Torbay

ILB was released to return to station.

Additional Notes The Jet Ski was finally located at Torquay Harbour by HM Coastguards
   

Incident Date 06-May-18
Ready for Service Date 06-May-18

Launch Instruct 20:16
Ready for Service Time 21:17

Launch Time 20:25

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 11

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Following a report of a person cut off by the rising tide on the Livermead side of Corbyn Head HM

Coastguard team were unable to locate anyone. The ILB was tasked to carry out a shoreline search

to ensure no one was in the caves that are not visible from on land. No one was located. On return

to Brixham the ILB was retasked immediately

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 06-May-18
Ready for Service Date 06-May-18

Launch Instruct 17:33
Ready for Service Time 18:46

Launch Time 17:42

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 10

Helm

Location of Casualty Imperial Steps, Torquay

Service Launched to carry out a medical evacuation of a faller at the Imperial Hotel Steps and transfer to

Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance. HM Coastguard and SW Ambulance all involved.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 30-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 30-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 19:34
Ready for Service Time 20:50

Launch Time 19:44

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 9

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Coastline Search

Service Launched to join a search with HM Coastguard for a missing person. ILB searched along the

coastline from Brixham Harbour to Goodrington. Search stood down at approximately 20:30 the

casualty having been located.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 20-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 20-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 19:19
Ready for Service Time 20:28

Launch Time 19:24

Inshore Relief
2018 Shout Number 8

Helm                                   Ashley Mcinally

Location of Casualty Fairy Cove, Paignton Harbour

Service Launched following a report of three adults cut off by the rising tide. Following investigation all was

found to be in order - the three casualties were all fine and made it safely to shore. The ILB was

released to return to station shortly before 19:45.

Additional Notes
 
 
     

Incident Date 18-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 18-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 22:47
Ready for Service Time 23:15

Launch Time 23:02

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 5

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Princess Pier

Service The ILB assembled to 'Immediate Readiness' to launch during a Police incident at Princess Pier,

Torquay. The situation was resolved around 23:15 and the ILB released from 'Immediate Readiness'

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 14-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 14-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 12:20
Ready for Service Time 14:10

Launch Time 12:20

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 7

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Off Shoalstone

Service Both lifeboats launched to a local fishing boat that had grounded on rocks off Shoalstone. The ILB

moved a crewman aboard the casualty vessel to assess the situation The ALB established a line to

maintain a steady pull as the tide came in. The casualty vessel came free at approximately 13:30

and was escorted back to Brixham Harbour.

Additional Notes
 
 
     

Incident Date 09-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 09-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 18:56
Ready for Service Time 19:02

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 4

Helm

Location of Casualty

Service Launch Cancelled

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 08-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 08-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 11:23
Ready for Service Time 14:30

Launch Time 11:33

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 6

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Berry Head /St Mary's Bay

Service Launched to join a search for an apparently distressed person thought to be in the Berry Head Area.

Detailed search carried out from the Marina to Sharkham Point. Extensive and detailed search

carried out. The ILB was released around 13:30 but placed on standby whilst the search continued.

Casualty located shortly before 14:00 and taken into care of the Police - all units released to return

to station.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard, Police and SW Ambulance all involved.
 
 
     

Incident Date 04-Apr-18
Ready for Service Date 04-Apr-18

Launch Instruct 10:32
Ready for Service Time 11:57

Launch Time 10:38

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 5

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Goodrington - Premier Inn

Service Launched following a report of a person entering the water to recover a dog. The ILB located and

recovered a dog from the sea and observed a person on the shore line. Two Crew members put

ashore to assess the casualty and an Ambulance was requested to attend. Casualty handed over to

the Ambulance paramedics. HM Coastguard also attended the incident. ILB released to return to

station shortly after 11:00

Additional Notes The casualty was assisted ashore by members of the public before the ILB and others arrived on

scene - good job done

 

 
     

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