So far in 2015 our lifeboats have launched on 15 occasions (ALB 4, ILB 11)
[In 2014 the total was 95 and in 2013 we launched 85 times]
Last launch: Tuesday 14 April 2015 - Inshore Lifeboat paged at 4.54pm following concern for member of the public on shoreline near the Turnaware Bar in River Fal. Confirmed as a false alarm
Richard Cox Scott being lifted out of the water at Pendennis Shipyard on 20 April for some work to be carried out. Back on service later that day.
ILB service to 30' catamaran on Sunday 29 March
LATEST NEWS: Falmouth RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews called out to assist a seaman in a critical condition
Both Falmouth lifeboats were launched in the early hours this morning (Thursday 5 March) to take paramedics out to the tanker Lizrix moored in Carrick Roads to help a 57 year old man who needed urgent medical attention. A Seaking helicopter of 771 Naval Air Squadron from RNAS Culdrose was also tasked to assist.
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott 17-29 is fitted with AIS which shows the boat's position to the Coastguard and other AIS users. You can move and change the scale of the map. Clicking the icon will bring up details of the lifeboat.