So far in 2015 our lifeboats have launched on 12 occasions (ALB 4, ILB 8)
[In 2014 the total was 95 and in 2013 we launched 85 times]
Last launch: Sunday 22 March 2015 - ALB and ILB tasked at 6.40pm to help two people cut off by the tide on the west side of Porthluney Cove. Both safely recovered back to the beach by the ILB.
Rob Mathewson's moustache challenge raised money for Falmouth RNLI
First service of the year on 11 January - divers onboard the ILB before their dive boat was towed back to Falmouth
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.