Inshore lifeboat – 10 September 2019

Broken down speedboat Date: Tuesday 10 September 2019 Location: 1.5 miles South of Zone Point Weather: N 3, Slight Sea and Swell, Excellent Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 18:24 / Returned 19:44) – Nick Head  (Helmsman), Chris Simpson, Joe Amps, James Murray Details: At 18:14 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist a speedboat (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 10 September 2019

Yacht requiring assistance Date: Tuesday 10 September 2019 Location: Off Porthoustock, Falmouth Bay Weather: N 3, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 06:21 / Returned 09:25) – Nick Head  (Helmsman), Jamie Wakefield, Tamsin Mulcahy, Chris Simpson Details: At 06:09 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist a 12m yacht with (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 9 September 2019

DSC Distress Alert Date: Monday 9 September 2019 Location: Carrick Roads Weather: N 4-5, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 23:38 / Returned 01:04) – Nick Head  (Helmsman), Tamara Brookes, Tamsin Mulcahy, Chris Simpson Details: At 23:16 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following the receipt of a VHF DSC Alert which (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 7 September 2019

Yacht requiring assistance Date: Saturday 7 September 2019 Location: 2 miles SSE of Zone Point Weather: NW 1, Slight Sea and No Swell, Good Visibility, Clear Sky Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 22:38 / Returned 00:34) – Elliot Holman  (Helmsman), Tom Bird, Nick Head, Jemima Henstridge-Blows Details: At 22:29 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 6 September 2019

Medical evacuation of injured person Date: Friday 6 September 2019 Location: Messack Point, Carrick Roads Weather: NW 3, Slight Sea and No Swell, Fair Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 11:53 / Returned 13:20) – Nick Head (Helmsman), Tom Bird, Jamie Wakefield, Tamara Brookes Details: At 11:45 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 31 August 2019

Person in the water Date: Saturday 31 August 2019 Location: Off Trebah Beach, Helford Estuary Weather: W 4, Moderate Sea and Slight Swell, Good Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 18:10 / Returned 19:06) – Jamie Connolly (Helmsman), Tamsin Mulcahy, Chris Simpson, Joe Amps Details: At 18:05 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched after (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 31 August 2019

Windsurfers Reported in Difficulties Date: Saturday 31 August 2019 Location: Off St Mawes Castle Weather: SW 4-5, Moderate Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 17:12 / Returned 17:48) – Jamie Connolly (Helmsman), Tamsin Mulcahy, Chris Simpson, Joe Amps Details: At 17:05 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following a call (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 30 August 2019

Dog over the cliff Date: Friday 30 August 2019 Location: Ravens Hole, near Portscatho Weather: SW 4-5, Moderate Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 18:20 / Returned 19:45) – Jamie Connolly (Helmsman), Tom Telford, Neil Capper, Chris Simpson Details: At 18:10 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist in (more…)

All weather lifeboat – 28 August 2019

Medical evacuation from Dive Boat Date: Wednesday 28 August 2019 Location: Manacle Rocks Weather: SW 4, Slight Sea and Swell, Fair Visibility, Overcast with Rain All weather lifeboat: (Launched 13:04 / Returned 14:12) – Jonathan Blakeston (Coxswain), Luke Wills, Dave Nicoll, Jamie Wakefield, Will Allen, Andy Edwards, Jack Williams Details: At 13:00 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 27 August 2019

Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat launched at 08:48 to assist a person on a yacht in the anchorage off Custom House Quay in Falmouth Inner Harbour. The person had been feeling unwell all night and there were concerns for his well being. The Inshore Lifeboat arrived on scene at 08:56 and placed two crewmembers trained in Casualty Care on board the (more…)