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All-weather and inshore lifeboats & boarding boat – 17 June 2018

Both the Inshore and All Weather Lifeboats and the stations boarding boat were involved in a multi agency search for a person in the water in Falmouth Inner Harbour in the early hours – the casualty was eventually located by the Helicopter using FLIR and then evacuated by the lifeboats for treatment ashore More details […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 15 June 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 15 June 2018

Yacht Ethel entangled in fishing gear Date: Friday 15 June 2018 Location: Off August Rock, entrance to the Helford River Weather: W 3, Calm Sea and No Swell, Good Visibility, Sunny Periods Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 11:53 / Returned 13:26) – Nick Head (Helmsman), Thomas Telford, Jamie Wakefield Details: At 11:39 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be […]

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All-weather lifeboat – 13 June 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 13 June 2018

Motorsailer Blue Shark with fouled propeller Date: Wednesday 13 June 2018 Location: Off August Rock, entrance to the Helford River Weather: SW 3, Calm Sea and No Swell, Good Visibility, Partly Cloudy All weather lifeboat: (Launched 13:51 / Returned 15:33) – Jonathan Blakeston (Coxswain), Dave Nicoll, Tom Bird, Jamie Wakefield, Will Allen Details: At 13:42 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth All […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 10 June 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 10 June 2018

Motor Boat Ribbon with engine failure Date: Sunday 10 June 2018 Location: Between Trefusis and Penarrow Points Weather: E 2, Slight Sea and No Swell, Fair Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 13:56 / Released 14:22) – Elliot Holman (Helmsman), Jamie Connoly, Tamsin Mulcahy Details: At 13:36 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to assist the […]

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All-weather lifeboat – 9 June 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 9 June 2018

Yacht Gin Cracker with rudder failure on a lee shore Date: Saturday 9 June 2018 Location: Middle Point, Pendennis Headland Weather: SE 2, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Sunny All weather lifeboat: (Launched 13:58 / Returned 14:50) – Luke Wills (2nd Coxswain), Carl Beardmore, Andy Jenkin, Tom Bird, Sandy Procter, Elliot Holman, Will Allen Details: At 13:51 Falmouth Coastguard […]

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All-weather lifeboat – 5 June 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 5 June 2018

Assist Coastguard in search for dog Date: Tuesday 5 June 2018 Location: West Portholland, Veryan Bay Weather: NNE 3, Slight Sea and No Swell, Good Visibility, Clear Sky All weather lifeboat: (Launched 20:43 / Returned 23:40) – Luke Wills (2nd Coxswain), Andy Jenkin, Elliot Holman, Will Allen, Tamsin Mulcahy, Chris Simpson Details: At 20:36 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth All […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 3 June 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 3 June 2018

Person reported in the water Date: Sunday 3 June 2018 Location: King Harry Reach, River Fal Weather: E 3, Slight Sea and No Swell, Good Visibility, Clear Sky Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 01:18 / Returned 01:31) – Thomas Telford (Helmsman), Elliot Holman, Tom Bird Details: At 01:11 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following reports of a […]

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All-weather and inshore lifeboats – 2 Ju

All-weather and inshore lifeboats – 2 June 2018

Report of Lifejacket and Debris in water Date: Saturday 2 June 2018 Location: 1 mile South East of Porthmellon Head Weather: S 4, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Sunny Periods All weather lifeboat: (Launched 14:26 / Returned 15:35) – Jonathan Blakeston (Coxswain), Dave Nicoll, Adam West, Will Allen, Ian Bailey Inshore lifeboat: (Tasked 14:11 / Returned […]

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