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Inshore lifeboat – 31 December 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 31 December 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 21:45 to search the Carrick Roads following reports of a Red Flare. Along with the Portscatho Coastguard Cliff Rescue Team the initial search was concentrated around St Just-in-Roseland before it was extended up to Loe Beach and Turnaware Bar. With nothing being located all units were released and the […]

Inshore lifeboat – 26 December 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 26 December 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 15:47 to carry out a medical evacuation of a person who had fallen on the rocks at Carclase Point and was suspected to have broken their leg. The Portscatho Coastguard Cliff Rescue Team and a Paramedic were already on scene. The Inshore Lifeboat arrived on scene at 15:55 and […]

All-weather lifeboat – 18 December 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 18 December 2018

Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 06:29 to standby the 182m (16,257GRT) Russian Bulk Carrier Kuzma Minin which had dragged its anchor and was aground on the Gyllynvase Reef in Storm Force winds. The Pilot Boat was already on scene and tugs had been requested to attend. As conditions prevented a pilot being put […]