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Inshore Lifeboat Shouts (ILB)   July-September 2012

04-Jul-12 05-Jul-12 07-Jul-12 17-Jul-12 22-Jul-12
25-Jul-12 02-Aug-12 04-Aug-12 07-Aug-12 12-Aug-12
13-Aug-12 20-Aug-12 26-Aug-12 01-Sep-12 02-Sep-12
03-Sep-12 05-Sep-12 09-Sep-12 15-Sep-12  
         

Information displayed is indicative only



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

Launch Instruct 20:58
Ready for Service Time 22:25

Launch Time 21:04

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 40

Helm

Location of Casualty Off Meadfoot/Kilmorie

Service Tasked to a 'Bayliner' with engine failure apparently drifting towards rocks. ILB

returned the vessel under tow to Torquay Harbour.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 09-Sep-12
Ready for Service Date 09-Sep-12

Launch Instruct 15:55
Ready for Service Time 17:54

Launch Time 16:01

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 39

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Meadfoot

Service Calls for help were heard on shore at Meadfoot Beach. Apparently one of six

divers got into difficulty and called for help. The ILB, Coastguard Team and

an ambulance were tasked. The diver in difficulty was helped to shore by a

kayaker in the vicinity. All other divers eventually accounted.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 05-Sep-12
Ready for Service Date 05-Sep-12

Launch Instruct 17:41
Ready for Service Time 18:36

Launch Time 17:48

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 38

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Livermead

Service Tasked to young girls cut off by the rising tide at Livermead Cliff. Casualties

recovered by the ILB and transferred to Livermead Beach and the Coastguard

shore team.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 03-Sep-12
Ready for Service Date 03-Sep-12

Launch Instruct 16:09
Ready for Service Time 17:00

Launch Time 16:15

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 37

Helm

Location of Casualty East Shag Rock, Torquay

Service Tasked following numerous reports of children having climbed onto 'Shag

Rock' following a capsize of their inflatable. Children recovered to the ILB and

transferred to Meadfoot Beach.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 02-Sep-12
Ready for Service Date 02-Sep-12

Launch Instruct 15:00
Ready for Service Time 16:13

Launch Time 15:06

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 36

Helm

Location of Casualty Saltern Cove

Service Launched to assist in a medical evacuation of person taken ill at Saltern Cove.

Casualty transferred via the ILB to Paignton Harbour and an awaiting

Additional Notes

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

Launch Instruct 20:59
Ready for Service Time 22:05

Launch Time 21:10

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 35

Helm

Location of Casualty 500 metres South of Torquay Harbour

Service Tasked to a 'Fletcher 17' with loss of power approx 500 metres off Torquay

Harbour entrance. ILB returned her under tow to Torquay Harbour Bridge

Additional Notes

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

Launch Instruct 19:46
Ready for Service Time 21:33

Launch Time 19:53

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 34

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Hopes Nose, North Side

Service Tasked to assist in recovery and transfer of a collapsed person from Hopes Nose

to Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 20-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 20-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 16:51
Ready for Service Time 17:45

Launch Time 16:58

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 33

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty London Bridge, Torquay

Service Swimmers were reported in possible difficulty in the general area of Beacon

Cove / London Bridge. ILB tasked to investigate together with others. All

swimmers found to be OK and returned to the beach safely. No further action

Additional Notes Numerous reports of 'tomb stoners' in the warm weather.

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Incident Date 13-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 13-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 00:20
Ready for Service Time 01:54

Launch Time 00:22

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 32

Helm John Heale

Location of Casualty Hollicombe Head to Corbyn Head

Service Tasked to join a search with other units including the ALB for a missing person

with a shore line search between Hollicombe Head and Corbyn Head. Search

extended to include Haldon Pier.

Nothing found - lifeboats released ar 01:35

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 12-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 12-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 11:41
Ready for Service Time 13:01

Launch Time 11:48

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 31

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Fairy Cove, Paignton

Service Tasked to assist transfer of a diver suffering a cardiac arrest and undergoing

CPR from Fairy Cove to Paignton Harbour slipway and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 07-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 07-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 19:00
Ready for Service Time 19:15

Launch Time 19:00

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 30

Helm

Location of Casualty East Shag Rock

Service Diverted from exercise following a '999' reporting two canoeists possibly in

difficulty off Meadfoot Beach. All well - ILB returned to exercise

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 04-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 04-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 03:54
Ready for Service Time 04:37

Launch Time 04:03

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 29

Helm  

Location of Casualty Torre Abbey Sands

Service Tasked to report of a person in the sea 200 metres off shore. Police and

Coastguards encouraged her to return to shore which she did just before the

ILB arrived on scene. ILB released at 04:12 and returned to station

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 02-Aug-12
Ready for Service Date 02-Aug-12

Launch Instruct 17:19
Ready for Service Time 18:01

Launch Time 17:26

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 28

Helm Mark Criddle

Location of Casualty Berry Head South Fort Cliff Face

Service Launched following report of a possible 'coasteerer' in difficult having been

observed to enter a cave but had not been observed for some length of time.

Two cliff climbers observed safe and well - no one else in the area. ILB

returned to station.

Additional Notes

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

Launch Instruct 20:01
Ready for Service Time 20:52

Launch Time 20:06

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 27

Helm Gary Booth

Location of Casualty Daddy Hole

Service Launched to report of children possibly in difficulty in the vicinity of the five

knot marker buoy off Daddy Hole Plain. Found to be all well and enjoying an

evening swim. No action required.

Additional Notes

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Lifeboat Week - 15 - 23 July


Incident Date 22-Jul-12
Ready for Service Date 22-Jul-12

Launch Instruct 13:20
Ready for Service Time 14:27

Launch Time 13:24

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 26

Helm John Heale

Location of Casualty Peak Tor Cove (Imperial Hotel)

Service Tasked to report of a cliff faller in a popular location for 'Tomb Stoning'.

Casualty with leg injuries placed in the ILB Stretcher and transferred to

Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes Lifeboat Day in full swing.

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Incident Date 17-Jul-12
Ready for Service Date 17-Jul-12

Launch Instruct 21:48
Ready for Service Time 22:40

Launch Time 21:54

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2012 Shout 25

Helm

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour

Service Tasked to an inflatable dinghy thought to be in danger of sinking whilst

attempting to reach a moored yacht in the outer harbour. Dinghy made it

safely to the yacht - no further action required.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 07-Jul-12
Ready for Service Date 07-Jul-12

Launch Instruct 12:48
Ready for Service Time 16:09

Launch Time 12:54

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 24

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty Paignton Beach North (Redcliffe area)

Service Following reports of a person walking fully clothed into the sea apparently from

Paignton Beach North the ILB was tasked together with other units. An

extensive search followed around the adjacent coastline. ILB released at

15:24 and returned to station

Additional Notes Oscar IV and Rescue Helo 193 joined the search. Portland Rescue 106

occupied with flood victims.

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Incident Date 05-Jul-12
Ready for Service Date 05-Jul-12

Launch Instruct 19:54
Ready for Service Time 20:59

Launch Time 19:59

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 23

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Eastern side of Thatcher Rock

Service Following numerous '999' calls reporting two people in the sea near Thatcher

Rock signalling for help the ILB was tasked. Their canoe had capsized

apparently some 45 minutes earlier and they managed to make way to

Thatcher Rock where they came ashore. Both casualties taken by the ILB to

Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes

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Incident Date 04-Jul-12
Ready for Service Date 04-Jul-12

Launch Instruct 16:43
Ready for Service Time 17:32

Launch Time 16:49

Inshore Relief
2012 Shout 22

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty 0.75 Mile NW of Brixham Breakwater end

Service The Inshore Lifeboat was tasked to an 18ft Cabin cruiser with engine failure.

Vessel returned under tow to Brixham Harbour.

Additional Notes

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