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Inshore lifeboat – 6 September 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 6 September 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 02:25 to assist the police in a search for a missing person at Ponsharden in the Penryn River. The Falmouth Coastguard Cliff Rescue Team were also tasked to assist. Soon after arriving on scene it was confirmed that the casualty had been located ashore so all units were stood […]

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All weather lifeboat – 1 September 2018

All weather lifeboat – 1 September 2018

Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 22:14 to assist the 11m French Yacht La Desinade with two persons on board which was requiring assistance off Zone Point. The yacht was on passage from France to Falmouth and its engine had failed and with poor visibility the occupants had concerns about entering the harbour. The yacht was […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 30 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 30 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 11:25 following a report of an upturned dinghy off Trefusis Point. The dinghy was located and righted before being handed back to its owner. More details to follow shortly.

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Inshore lifeboat – 30 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 30 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 08:11 following concerns from a member of the public for the well being of a swimmer between Greenbank and Flushing. Area searched and nothing found so Inshore Lifeboat was stood down. More details to follow shortly.

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Inshore lifeboat – 25 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 25 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat had just returned from attending the Helford Village Regatta and was in the process of being washed down and being refuelled when the Inshore Lifeboat was requested to relaunch to assist a small open boat which had broken down off Maenporth. The Inshore Lifeboat located the casualty which had run out of […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 23 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 23 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched to assist two stand up paddle boards and a canoe which were being blown out to sea from Porthluney Cover in Veryan Bay. Once on scene the casualties were located on the rocks near the cove. The casualties were taken on board the Inshore Lifeboat and were taken back to the […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 23 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 23 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched following reports of a person in the water off the Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth Inner Harbour. Once on scene it was found that the casualty had been recovered from the water by one of the ferry staff so the lifeboat crew went ashore to provide Casualty Care until […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 16 August 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 16 August 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched to assist two persons on a Stand Up Paddleboard which was being blown out to sea off Towan Beach in Gerrans Bay. The Inshore Lifeboat was stood down shortly before it reached the scene as the two people had been assisted back ashore. More details to follow shortly.

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All weather & inshore lifeboats – 14 Aug

All weather & inshore lifeboats – 14 August 2018

Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was attending the Red Arrows Display when on its completion they were advised of the Bowrider Ski Boat Moqui 2 with two persons and a dog on board which had suffered complete power failure. A line was passed to the boat and it was towed to the Helford River. The Falmouth […]

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