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Inshore Lifeboat Shouts (ILB)   July-September 2018

04-Jul-18 11-Jul-18 15-Jul-18 19-Jul-18 (2) 08-Aug-18
07-Aug-18 08-Aug-18 (2) 14-Aug-18 18-Aug-18 21-Aug-18
26-Aug-18 30-Aug-18 07-Sep-18 09-Sep-18 (2) 10-Sep-18
11-Sep-18 13-Sep-18 25-Sep-18 29-Sep-18  

Information displayed is indicative only


     

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

Launch Instruct 07:26
Ready for Service Time 07:29

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 11

Helm

Location of Casualty Paignton North Sands

Service Crew paged for a person possibly at risk in the water near the Redcliffe Hotel. Launch cancelled very

quickly when person made safe by others.

Additional Notes
   
     

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

Launch Instruct 03:44
Ready for Service Time 04:24

Launch Time 03:56

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 46

Helm Ashley Macinally

Location of Casualty Goodrington North Promenade

Service Launched to report of a person in distress on Goodrington Promenade. ILB stood down shortly after

leaving Brixham Harbour when person had been taken into safety by HM Police and SW

Ambulance.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard, SW Ambulance & Police all in attendance.
 
 
     

Incident Date 25-Sep-18
Ready for Service Date 25-Sep-18

Launch Instruct 19:37
Ready for Service Time 20:45

Launch Time 19:49

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 46

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour Millennium Bridge

Service Launched to support a Police Incident at Millennium Bridge, Torquay Inner Harbour. The ILB was

released shortly before 20:10 when the situation had been resolved and the person involved taken

into safety by the Police.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 18:37
Ready for Service Time 19:10

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 10

Helm

Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour area

Service ILB crew assembled and came to Immediate Readiness during a Police Incident possibly at Torquay

Harbour. The incident was resolved shortly after 19:00 and the ILB was released from standby - no

launch occurred.

Additional Notes
   
     

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

Launch Instruct 15:18
Ready for Service Time 16:25

Launch Time 15:20

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 46

Helm Ashley Macinally

Location of Casualty Roundham Head

Service Launched to standby during a Police Incident at Roundham Headland. Situation resolved around

15:40 and the ILB was released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 15:42
Ready for Service Time 16:39

Launch Time 15:48

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 44

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Approx 0.5 mile North of Brixham Breakwater end

Service Tasked following a report of a vessel with two persons on board one mile North of the Breakwater

end possibly suffering engine problems. They were observed to fire flares and the sailing trawler

'Vigilance' escorted them until the ILB arrived on scene. The vessel recovered her engine power and

the ILB escorted them back to Brixham Harbour towing them in the fairway to the visitor pontoon

where they were met by HM Coastguard.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 10-Sep-18
Ready for Service Date 10-Sep-18

Launch Instruct 19:16
Ready for Service Time 20:28

Launch Time 19:25

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 43

Helm                                   Ashley Macinally

Location of Casualty Livermead Headland

Service Launched following report of youths cut of by the high tide at Livermead Headland. Two youths

recovered and transferred to Institute Beach all OK.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 19:36
Ready for Service Time 20:39

Launch Time 19:44

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 42

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty 400 yards North of Brixham breakwater end

Service Launched to a 27 ft yacht at anchor off the Breakwater end suffering engine failure requiring

assistance to enter Brixham Harbour. Yacht towed into the Harbour and secured on the visitors

pontoon.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 02:45
Ready for Service Time 03:50

Launch Time 02:55

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 41

Helm John Heale

Location of Casualty Paignton Pier

Service Launched following a report of initially one and subsequently two/three persons in the water at

Paignton Pier. The three casualties were located by HM Coastguard holding onto a Pier leg. HM

Police assisted the ILB. All casualties met by HM Coastguard on Paignton Beach.

Additional Notes
 
     
     

Incident Date 07-Sep-18
Ready for Service Date 07-Sep-18

Launch Instruct 16:37
Ready for Service Time 17:19

Launch Time 16:45

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 40

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Just outside Brixham Harbour Limits

Service Launched to report of two persons in the water following capsize of a dinghy. ILB recovered the

casualties, and assisted in righting the vessel. The two occupants then rejoined the vessel and

sailed her back into harbour escorted by the ILB.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 09:49
Ready for Service Time 12:30

Launch Time 10:01

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 39

Helm Sean Ingham

Location of Casualty Fischcombe Cove

Service Launched to report of a yacht aground together with a tender in Fishcombe Cove. ILB recovered

yacht and casualty taking them in tow to the Town Pontoon. The incident subsequently developed

into a Police Incident and the ILB kept sight of the casualty until released around 11:45.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 18:36
Ready for Service Time 19:35

Launch Time 18:43

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 38

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Princess Pier,Torquay

Service ILB launched to provide safety cover during a Police Incident on Princess Pier, Torquay. Situation

resolved and the ILB released to return to station shortly before 19:00.

Additional Notes Police and HM Coastguard in attendance
 
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 18:17
Ready for Service Time 18:23

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 9

Helm

Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour.

Service Preparing to launch following a report of a vessel taking water on Torquay Harbour approach. Vessel

made it safely to the harbour and launch stood down

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 24-Aug-18
Ready for Service Date 24-Aug-18

Launch Instruct 07:46
Ready for Service Time 07:57

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 8

Helm

Location of Casualty Brixham Harbour

Service Crew assembled to launch to a vessel within Brixham Harbour in need of assistance. Vessel towed

by Harbour Launch to the Inner Harbour. ILB stood down once the vessel was alongside and

secured.

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 21-Aug-18
Ready for Service Date 21-Aug-18

Launch Instruct 01:44
Ready for Service Time 02:45

Launch Time 01:56

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 37

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Torquay Harbour - Princess Pier

Service Launched to a report of a person in the water at Princess Pier. Casualty recovered by others as the

ILB arived - ILB continued to check the whole of Princess Pier to ensure no other person at risk

before returning to station.

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

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

Launch Instruct 13:59
Ready for Service Time 14:50

Launch Time 14:07

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 36

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head - Beach

Service Launched following a report of a capsized kayak and two persons in the water a distance off Corbyn

Head Beach. On arrival on scene HM Coastguard confirmed the casualties had made it ashore

safely. Safety advice given by HM Coastguard and ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 17:29
Ready for Service Time 18:52

Launch Time 17:37

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 35

Helm Ray Bower

Location of Casualty Imperial Steps

Service Tasked to assist in the medical evacuation of a person with an injured leg - suspect broken - from

Imperial Steps to Haldon Pier, Torquay Harbour where they were met by HM Coastguard and

Paramedics. Following transfer of the casualty the ILB was released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 17:02
Ready for Service Time 17:55

Launch Time 17:11

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 34

Helm Matthew Portch

Location of Casualty Berry Head

Service Launched following a report from the public that two youths were on the cliff face. ILB confirmed all

under control and people were 'free climbing' with support at the top of the cliffs - no asistance

required. ILB Released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 13:52
Ready for Service Time 14:34

Launch Time 13:59

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 33

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Inner Cod Rock

Service Tasked following report from members of the public that two people in an inflatable were apparently

waving for assistance. ILB located them and determined they were coastering with all the proper

equipment and not in need of any assistance. ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 07-Aug-18
Ready for Service Date 07-Aug-18

Launch Instruct 20:41
Ready for Service Time 21:50

Launch Time 20:50

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 32

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Brixham Outer Harbour

Service Launched to a 22ft Power Boat with five persons on board suffering engine failure within the outer

harbour area. ILB located casualty and returned them under tow to their marina mooring all OK.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 16:55
Ready for Service Time 17:22

Launch Time 17:03

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 31

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Off Shoalstone

Service Launched following a report that an inflatable with two persons on board had been observed being

carried by the tide around Berry Head. ILB tasked to investigate - located the inflatable close to

Shoalstone Beach - all OK and returning to the beach. ILB released to return to station

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 07:39
Ready for Service Time 07:48

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 7

Helm

Location of Casualty

Service ILB Crew assembling to launch but launch cancelled.

Additional Notes
   
     

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

Launch Instruct 16:17
Ready for Service Time 16:22

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2018 Shout Number 6

Helm

Location of Casualty Broadsands

Service Preparing to launch to a person thought to be in difficulty at Broadsands. All reported OK as the ILB

was preparing to launch - launch cancelled

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 19-Jul-18
Ready for Service Date 19-Jul-18

Launch Instruct 22:10
Ready for Service Time 23:30

Launch Time 22:18

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 30

Helm

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Tasked to a report of four people cut off by the rising tide at Corbyn Head. Casualties recovered to

the ILB and returned to Corbyn Head sands- all safe and well.

Additional Notes

Incident Date 19-Jul-18
Ready for Service Date 19-Jul-18

Launch Instruct 19:38
Ready for Service Time 20:41

Launch Time 19:50

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 29

Helm

Location of Casualty South Fort - Berry Head

Service Launched to standby during a Police Incident at the South Fort, Berry Head. Situation resolved fairly

quickly and ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes
 
   
 
     

Incident Date 15-Jul-18
Ready for Service Date 15-Jul-18

Launch Instruct 15:42
Ready for Service Time 17:21

Launch Time 15:53

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 28

Helm Matthew Portch

Location of Casualty North of Brixham Breakwater

Service Launched to investigate a report of three lifejackets in the water to the North of Brixham Breakwater.

An expanding square search was carried out and three lifejackets / buoyancy aids were recovered.

No other evidence of any vessel or person in difficulty was found.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 14:36
Ready for Service Time 15:26

Launch Time 14:44

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 27

Helm Will Bower

Location of Casualty Between Thatcher Rock & Orestone

Service Tasked to a twenty foot speed boat broken down and at anchor near Hopes Nose. The Harbour

launch Oscar IV attended also and retruned the vessel under tow to Haldon Pier, Torquay. The ILB

having established the Speed Boat and Crew were all well apart from the engine failure returned to

station.

Additional Notes
 
     

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

Launch Instruct 07:23
Ready for Service Time 09:04

Launch Time 07:35

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2018 Shout Number 26

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Possibly Torre Abbey Sands

Service Launched to carry out a shoreline search from Holicombe to Torquay Harbour. Checking on the

possibility of someone in the water and in difficulty. All units released from the search at approx

08:20 following further checks by HM Police.

Additional Notes Fairly strong Southerly winds at the time.
 
     

Lifeboat Seaside Special - Sunday 12 August


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