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Inshore Lifeboat Shouts (ILB)   July-September 2017

01-Jul-17 02-Jul-17 03-Jul-17 09-Jul-17 19-Jul-17
24-Jul-17 29-Jul-17 31-Jul-17(2) 03-Aug-17 09-Aug-17
17-Aug-17 18-Aug-17(2) 23-Aug-17 24-Aug-17 30-Aug-17
03-Sep-17 04-Sep-17 05-Sep-17 08-Sep-17 11-Sep-17
16-Sep-17        

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Incident Date 16-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 16-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 13:36
Ready for Service Time 15:15

Launch Time 13:42

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 54

Helm Richard Fowler

Location of Casualty Berry Head Hotel

Service Launched to report of a diver in difficulty on the shoreline near the Berry Head Hotel. The ALB was

subsequently called to assist. Casualty recovered to the ILB and then to the ALB for transfer to the

Lifeboat station.

Additional Notes Coastguard Helo R187 together with two Helimed units and HMCoastguards were all tasked.
 
     

Incident Date 11-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 11-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 17:24
Ready for Service Time 18:54

Launch Time 17:33

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 53

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Corbyn's Head

Service Tasked to standby in the vicinity of a multi agency Police Incident at Corbyn Head. Situation

resolved and the ILB was released to return to station at approximately 18:10

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 11-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 11-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 01:26
Ready for Service Time 01:30

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2017 Shout Number 4

Helm

Location of Casualty Brixham Breakwater

Service Assembly only - Police incident closed before launch to a person on Brixham Breakwater.

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 09-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 09-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 13:35
Ready for Service Time 13:40

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2017 Shout Number 3

Helm

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour - DDay Slipway

Service Assembly only - called following a Range Rover entered the sea from the Breakwater Slipway. Driver

left vehicle safely with it fully submerged. Incident handled by HM Coastguard and Devon Fire and

Rescue. ILB stood down as no life at risk.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard and Devon Fire and Rescue handled the incident.
 
     

Incident Date 08-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 08-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 06:47
Ready for Service Time 08:19

Launch Time 07:01

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 52

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Torre Abbey Sands

Service Launched following a report of a person in the water. One casualty recovered by others - ILB tasked

to carry out shoreline search in the area to check no one else in difficulty. ILB released at

approximately 08:00

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 05-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 05-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 07:38
Ready for Service Time 09:20

Launch Time 07:46

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 51

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Torre Abbey Sands

Service Launched following a report of a person in a state of distress entering the water at 'Curly Bridge'

Torquay. Extensive search by the ILB, ALB, HMCoastguards and Coastguard Helicopter R924 in the

area failed to locate anyone. The search was stood down at approximately 08:50 and units returned

to station.

Additional Notes

Incident Date 04-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 04-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 22:49
Ready for Service Time 23:59

Launch Time 22:59

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 50

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Brixham Outer Harbour

Service Tasked to assist in a Police incident within Brixham Harbour. Incident resolved at approx 23;45 and

the ILB was released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
   
 
     

Incident Date 03-Sep-17
Ready for Service Date 03-Sep-17

Launch Instruct 02:29
Ready for Service Time 03:39

Launch Time 02:38

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 49

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Berry Head Quarry

Service Both Lifeboats launched following an incident at Berry Head Quarry resulting in one person falling

from the old Quay into the sea. The casualty self recovered before the Lifeboats arrived. A crew

paramedic was put ashore by the ILB. The casualty was checked over and found to be all OK if a bit

wet and cold. The incident was apparently caused by a rock under a fire exploding resulting in him

falling off the old quay.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard, Fire brigade and SW Ambulance all attended.
 
     

Incident Date 30-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 30-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 20:06
Ready for Service Time 21:40

Launch Time 20:14

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 48

Helm Matthew Portch

Location of Casualty Princess Pier

Service Launched to assist Police and HM Coastguard recover a person from the water a short distance off

Princess Pier. Casualty transferred by the ILB to Torquay Harbour and an awaiting Ambulance.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 24-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 24-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 16:37
Ready for Service Time 18:04

Launch Time 16:44

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 47

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Launched to assist HMCoastguard and Paramedics extract a person with an injured ankle from the

base of the Corbyn Head Cliff. Casualty stabilised and transferred by a basket stretcher to the ILB.

The casualty was then taken to Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 23-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 23-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 16:00
Ready for Service Time 16:43

Launch Time 16:07

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 46

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty South of Paignton Pier

Service Launched following reports of a youngster being blown out to sea in an inflatable ring. A number of

people entered the sea and recovered the youngster to shore. All was confirmed OK as the ILB

arrived on scene. The ILB was released to return to station at approximately 16:15.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 17:59
Ready for Service Time 19:11

Launch Time 18:08

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 45

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Launched following report of two or three youths possibly cut off by the tide at Corbyn Head. ILB

searched caves and areas of the headland not visible to HM Coastguards on the headland. Crew

member put ashore and no one located. ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes

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

Launch Instruct 11:10
Ready for Service Time 12:54

Launch Time 11:17

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 44

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty 300 metres off Livermead Cliff

Service Launched to a person with a dislocated arm and in the sea unable to be recovered to an

accompanying vessel. A MayDay was raised for the recovery. The ILB recovered the casualty to a

basket stretcher and to the beach at Livermead. Casualty transferred to the Coastguard Team and

onward to Torbay Hospital. ILB spoke with youths on Corbyn Head re rising tide before returning to

station.

Additional Notes Western Lady VII and Oscar IV also proceeded to assist
 
   
 
     

Incident Date 17-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 17-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 13:04
Ready for Service Time 15:05

Launch Time 13:12

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 43

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Arm Chair Rock

Service Launched following a report of two fallers at Arm Chair Rock. Injuries found required additional

equipment & stretchers. The ALB was subsequently tasked to assist. Casualties transferred by the

ILB to Broadsands Beach and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 09-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 09-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 19:23
Ready for Service Time 20:29

Launch Time 19:23

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 42

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Holicombe

Service The ILB was diverted from exercise in the Fishcombe Cove area to a report of people possibly cut off

by the tide to the south of Livermead Head. A further report of a person cut off at Corbyn Head was

received. No one was located by the ILB at either location and they were released to return to

station following a final check at Holicombe around 20:05.

Additional Notes The ILB returned to exercise with a fresh crew on return to station.
 
     

Incident Date 03-Aug-17
Ready for Service Date 03-Aug-17

Launch Instruct 16:19
Ready for Service Time 16:50

Launch Time 16:24

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 41

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Preston Beach

Service Launched following a report of a person in difficulty at Preston Sands. Casualty was recovered to

shore by others before the ILB arrived on scene. ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
 
     

Incident Date 31-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 31-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 14:54
Ready for Service Time 15:45

Launch Time 14:54

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 40

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty 5 miles NE of Hopes Nose

Service The ILB was tasked following the previous incident to a broken down 22 ft Cabin Cruiser initially

thought to be close to Hopes Nose however the casualty was 5 miles away and Teignmouth ILB was

tasked. The Torbay ILB returned to station. Teignmouth ILB returned the vessel to Torquay Harbour.

Additional Notes

Incident Date 31-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 31-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 14:31
Ready for Service Time 14:54

Launch Time 14:39

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 39

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Preston Beach

Service Launched following a report of a person in the sea and struggling with their 'boards' to make the

shoreline. On scene the casualty had been helped ashore by others. The ILB was then tasked to a

second incident.

Additional Notes
 
     
     

Incident Date 29-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 29-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 10:52
Ready for Service Time 12:35

Launch Time 11:02

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 38

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Hopes Nose

Service Tasked to assist in the extraction of an injured person at the end of Hopes Nose. HMCoastguard,

Paramedics and Helimed in attendance. Casualty recovered onto the ILB via a stretcher and

transferred to Torquay Harbour and an awaiting ambulance.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 24-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 24-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 21:23
Ready for Service Time 22:44

Launch Time 21:36

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 37

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty 0.5 mile East of paignton Pier

Service Launched to a 16 ft broken down vessel east of Paignton Pier. Vessel taken in tow to Paignton

Harbour and the vessel's normal mooring. The casualty returned ashore using the vessel tender and

was met by HM Coastguard

Additional Notes Liberty Lass stood by until ILB arrived
 
     

Incident Date 19-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 19-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 14:58
Ready for Service Time 15:28

Launch Time 15:04

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 36

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Reported as Brixham - Actual Torquay

Service Launched following a report of a person in the water at Middle Quay, Brixham. No casualty located

and further investigation revealed the incident was at Torquay Harbour. The casualty was ashore with

Police and Ambulance in attendance. ILB stood down at 15:07 to return to station

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 09-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 09-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 12:30
Ready for Service Time 14:36

Launch Time 12:37

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 35

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Possibly Elberry to St Mary's Bay

Service Launched to join a missing person search from the Harbour to Elberry Cove initially. One crew

member put ashore in Seven Quarries. The search then continued towards Berry Head and around

to Sharkham Point. HM Coastguards carried out a similar search on land. The ILB was released

around 14:00 and diverted to Seven Quarries once again. All OK and the ILB returned to station.

Additional Notes
     

Incident Date 03-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 03-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 22:13
Ready for Service Time 23:56

Launch Time 22:21

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 34

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Seven Quarries

Service Launched to join HM Coastguard and Rescue Helicopter 924 to achieve extraction of an injured

person from Seven Quarries. The casualty was lifted by Helo 924 to Churston Golf Course and an

awaiting ambulance before departing on a further tasking. The ILB returned HM Coastguards from

the quarry to the Lifeboat station.

Additional Notes
     

Incident Date 02-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 02-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 19:33
Ready for Service Time 20:30

Launch Time 19:44

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 33

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty 0.75 miles East of Berry Head

Service Launched to assist a 6.5 metre RIB with electrical failure and unable to start her engine. ILB

returned the RIB under tow for a while towards Brixham however they managed to restart their

engine and returned under their own power to Torquay Harbour. The ILB returned to station.

Additional Notes
     

Incident Date 01-Jul-17
Ready for Service Date 01-Jul-17

Launch Instruct 17:37
Ready for Service Time 18:34

Launch Time 17:43

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2017 Shout Number 32

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty 300 metres off Roundham Headland

Service Launched following a report of an inflatable possibly struggling to make shore in an off shore wind.

Inflatable apparently has two onboard. ILB located the inflatable fairly close to Fairy Cove and

observed them safely ashore before returning to station.

Additional Notes
     

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