So far in 2014 our lifeboats have launched on 78 occasions (ALB 31, ILB 44 & BB 3)
[In 2013 the total was 87 and in 2012 we launched 81 times]
Last launch: Saturday 30 August 11.27am : Inshore Lifeboat tasked to assist the 20ft motor boat No Agenda which had broken down off the Northern Arm of Falmouth Docks. Boat towed to its mooring off Trevissome in the Penryn River
ALB service to the 11 meter fishing boat Morel Margh on Monday 21 July
Morel Margh under tow on Monday 21 July
LATEST NEWS: Motor Boat No Agenda broken down
At 11:26am on 30 August Falmouth Coastguard requested that the Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist the motor boat No Agenda which had broken down off the Northern Arm of Falmouth Docks.
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott 17-29 is currently away in Scotland for a refit. The relief Severn class lifeboat Osier 17-34 is now on station while Richard Cox Scott is away.
The photo shows both all-weather lifeboats during the recent Tall Ships Regatta. It is estimated that around 2,000 visitors looked around the lifeboats during the event.
Please note that this may not show Richard Cox Scott's position while away on refit.
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott is fitted with AIS which shows the boat's position to the Coastguard and other AIS users. You should be able to see the lifeboat's current position on the map below. You can zoom and move the map.