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Inshore lifeboat – 28 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 28 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat had just launched to attend the annual regatta at Port Navas when Falmouth Coastguard requested the lifeboat carried out a search for an overdue hire boat which had been returning to the Percuil River from Falmouth Harbour but had failed to return. The boat was eventually located off Mylor Harbour and was […]

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All weather lifeboat – 26 July 2018

All weather lifeboat – 26 July 2018

Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 16:44 to assist two youths cut off by the tide at Sunny Cove as the Inshore Lifeboat was already afloat carrying out a serach for a missing person. The two people were recovered using the lifeboats small Y-Boat inflatable and were taken to Swanpool Beach where they were […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 26 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 26 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 15:30 to continue the search for the missing person. The search this time concentrated on the Restronguet Creek and up to Deveron and Penpol. With nothing being found the search was terminated at 17:34. More details to follow shortly.

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Inshore lifeboat – 24 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 24 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 15:05 to continue the search for the missing person on the west side of the River Fal and Truro River. With nothing being found the search was terminated at 18:44. More details to follow shortly.

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Inshore lifeboat – 23 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 23 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was launched at 14:49 to assist the police in a search for a missing person on the west banks and creeks of the River Fal and Truro River. The search was terminated at 16:49 with negative results. Falmouth and Portscatho Coastguard Cliff Rescue Teams were also tasked to assist. More details to […]

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All weather & inshore lifeboats – 13 Jul

All weather & inshore lifeboats – 13 July 2018

Falmouth All Weather and Inshore Lifeboats were launched after the 22m Sail Training Vessel Spirit of Falmouth with 15 people on board suffered mechanical failure and ran aground at Turnaware Point. Once on scene the situation assessed and twelve of casualties who were by then on the beach were transferred by the Inshore Lifeboat to […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 12 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 12 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat launched to assist the 8m Motor Boat Zether which had suffered engine failure 1 mile South east of Zone Point. Vessel towed back into harbour and placed on its mooring in the Penryn River off Greenbank. More details to follow shortly.

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Inshore lifeboat – 9 July 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 9 July 2018

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat launched following reports of a person in difficulties in the water off Greenbank Quay in Falmouth Inner Harbour. Falmouth Coastguard Cliff Rescue Team also tasked. When units arrived on scene they found that two adults had entered the water with a lifebuoy and recovered the casualty to the shore. First Aid was […]

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