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Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) - October to December 2015

31-Oct-15 07-Nov-15 21-Nov-15    

Information is indicative only

25 November 2015 - the Station Inshore Lifeboat D-651 was replaced by D-788.  This is a 'lifecycle' replacement


Incident Date 21-Nov-15
Ready for Service Date 21-Nov-15

Launch Instruct 11:01
Ready for Service Time 12:59

Launch Time 11:10

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2015 Shout Number 45

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Brixham Outer Harbour

Service Launched following report of a vessel possibly having come adrift in the near gale North Westerly

winds and possibly injuring one person on board during attempts to secure the vessel. A crew

Paramedic checked all OK - both lifeboats worked to secure the adrift vessel and then the ILB

carried out two further jobs before returning to station. See additional notes below.

Additional Notes On completion of this task ILB returned another unoccupied adrift vessel to the Harbour Staff and

then they were immediately diverted to drop the crew paramedic off to a medical emergency at a

harbourside pub.

Incident Date 07-Nov-15
Ready for Service Date 07-Nov-15

Launch Instruct 16:19
Ready for Service Time 17:31

Launch Time 16:26

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2015 Shout Number 44

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Paignton North / Preston Beaches

Service Tasked following a report of a dog apparently observed off shore in the vicinity of Paignton Pier and

swimming towards Preston. HM Coastguard searched from shore and no dog or person in the water

was observed. ILB tasked to check out the area searching between Paignton Pier and Hollicombe

Beach and back to Roundham again nothing found. ILB returned to station.

Additional Notes

Incident Date 31-Oct-15
Ready for Service Date 31-Oct-15

Launch Instruct 07:21
Ready for Service Time 08:47

Launch Time 07:30

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2015 Shout Number 43

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Beacon Cove

Service Launched following a report of a person possibly in need of assistance in the sea near Living Coasts

at Beacon Cove. Casualty returned to shore. HM Coastguard and Police in attendance.

Additional Notes

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