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Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) - October to December 2016

07-Oct-16 26-Oct-16 01-Nov-16 13-Nov-16 19-Nov-16
12-Dec-16 21-Dec-16 23-Dec-16 28-Dec-16 29-Dec-16
         
         

Information is indicative only


     

Incident Date 29-Dec-16
Ready for Service Date 29-Dec-16

Launch Instruct 12:44
Ready for Service Time 14:01

Launch Time 12:51

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 59

Helm

Location of Casualty Livermead Headland

Service Launched to investigate a report by the Torbay NCI that people appeared to be in difficulty on

Livermead Headland. HM Coastguards checked where possible and an ILB crewmember went

ashore also. Detailed shoreline search carried out. No one in difficulty located - ILB released to

return to station at approx 13:30

Additional Notes
  A3022
     

Incident Date 28-Dec-16
Ready for Service Date 28-Dec-16

Launch Instruct 12:34
Ready for Service Time 14:09

Launch Time 12:39

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 58

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Paignton Harbour

Service Tasked following a report of a person in the water at the entrance to Paignton Harbour. Casualty

recovered to the awaiting Ambulance Paramedics, Police and Coastguards. Detailed search in and

around Paignton Harbour carried out before being released at approx. 13:30 to return to station.

Additional Notes
   
     

Incident Date 23-Dec-16
Ready for Service Date 23-Dec-16

Launch Instruct 03:11
Ready for Service Time 05:39

Launch Time 03:23

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 57

Helm James Hoare

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service ILB launched to standby a potential incident at Corbyn Head. ILB released to return to station

shortlly before 05:00.

Additional Notes
 

 


Incident Date 21-Dec-16
Ready for Service Date 21-Dec-16

Launch Instruct 14:53
Ready for Service Time 16:21

Launch Time 15:03

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 56

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty 0.5 mile East of Berry Head

Service The 7 metre FV 'Spindrift' suffered drive failure and anchored pending assistance. No vessels were in

the area to assist with a tow and the ILB was tasked to them. She was returned under tow to

Brixham Harbour.

Additional Notes
 
     

Incident Date 12-Dec-16
Ready for Service Date 12-Dec-16

Launch Instruct 01:32
Ready for Service Time 02:53

Launch Time 01:46

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 55

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Berry Head area

Service Launched to join a search for a missing person thought to be in the area of Berry Head. ILB

searched coastline from Brixham to South side of Berry Head. Stand down issued around 02:30

when missing person located.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard and Police all involved in the search
 
     

Incident Date 19-Nov-16
Ready for Service Date 19-Nov-16

Launch Instruct 08:51
Ready for Service Time 14:07

Launch Time 08:58

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 54

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Meadfoot

Service Launched following a report of a person possibly entering the water near Paignton Pier. Search

patterns extended to cover Roundham, Paignton Harbour, Beach and Holicombe. The ALB

additionally joined the search around 10:00 as well as Rescue Helicopter 106. Search area extended

from Broadsands to Corbyn Head. At approx. 11:00 Helo Rescue 106 observed a casualty in the

sea near Meadfoot Beach. Both lifeboats diverted to attend but before recovery could occur the object

disappeared. An extensive search followed.

Additional Notes Police dive teams are expected to attend shortly.

 

     

Incident Date 13-Nov-16
Ready for Service Date 13-Nov-16

Launch Instruct 13:57
Ready for Service Time 15:06

Launch Time 14:06

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 53

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Corbyn Head

Service Tasked following a report by HM Coastguard of five people cut off by the tide at Corbyn Head.

Casualties transferred to Livermead Beach steps to the awaiting Coastguard team

Additional Notes
 
 
     

Incident Date 01-Nov-16
Ready for Service Date 01-Nov-16

Launch Instruct 13:16
Ready for Service Time 14:14

Launch Time 13:22

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 52

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty 100 metres off Berry Head

Service HM Coastguard raised a May Day Relay following notification of a person in the water following a

kayak capsize. Casualty picked up by the fishing vessel 'Daphne' and returned to the lifeboat station

pontoon. ILB escorted a second kayaker, who also capsized, to Breakwater beach. Both casualties

taken to the boat house to warm up!

Additional Notes Casualties assisted ashore by HM Coastguard team
     

Incident Date 27-Oct-16
Ready for Service Date 27-Oct-16

Launch Instruct 17:26
Ready for Service Time 17:33

Launch Time

ILB Assembly Only
2016 Shout Number 3

Helm

Location of Casualty Saltern Cove

Service Crew assembly only - two people possibly cut off by the tide self recovered before launch.

Additional Notes

Incident Date 26-Oct-16
Ready for Service Date 26-Oct-16

Launch Instruct 12:07
Ready for Service Time 13:45

Launch Time 12:15

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 51

Helm Ashley McInally

Location of Casualty Kilmorie / Meadfoot

Service Launched to standby whilst a person probably in distress was in discussion with HM Police. Situation

resolved shortly after 13:00 and ILB released to return to station.

Additional Notes Coastguard team also in attendance.
   

 

   

Incident Date 07-Oct-16
Ready for Service Date 07-Oct-16

Launch Instruct 08:28
Ready for Service Time 11:11

Launch Time 08:34

Inshore Lifeboat (ILB)
2016 Shout Number 50

Helm Darryll Farley

Location of Casualty Possibly Beacon Cove

Service Both lifeboats launched following a report of a person entering the water at Beacon Cove. Both

lifeboats searched the area and coastline in the vicinity of Beacon Cove, Torquay Harbour and

Corbyn Head. Search was extensive and stood down shortly after 10:00 hrs.

Additional Notes HM Coastguard, Police and Rescue Helicopter 924 were all involved in the search.
     

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