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Inshore lifeboat – 27 April 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 27 April 2018

Report of two persons in difficulties Date: Friday 27 April 2018 Location: Off Swanpool Beach Weather: NNE 5, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 18:46 / Returned 19:28) – Thomas Telford (Helmsman), Adam West, Tamsin Mulcahy Details: At 18:41 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following a report of two swimmers in […]

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All-weather lifeboat – 26 April 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 26 April 2018

Yacht Sea Flirt requiring assistance Date: Thursday 26 April 2018 Location: 7 miles South of Falmouth Weather: SSE 3, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast All weather lifeboat: (Launched 23:00 / Returned 00:56) – Luke Wills (2nd Coxswain), Dave Nicoll, Sandy Procter, Adam West, Jamie Wakefield, Will Allen, Dan Lilley Details: At 22:47 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 6 April 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 6 April 2018

Report of person believed to be in difficulties Date: Friday 6 April 2018 Location: Between Maenporth and Pennance Point Weather: S 3, Moderate Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 15:59 / Returned 17:04) – Claire Angove (Helmsman), Jamie Wakefield, Andrew Edwards Details: At 15:52 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched to the […]

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All weather lifeboat – 3 April 2018

All weather lifeboat – 3 April 2018

Potential sighting of a drifting Liferaft Date: Tuesday 3 April 2018 Location: Off West Portholland, Veryan Bay Weather: S 4, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Sunny Periods All weather lifeboat: (Launched 09:39 / Returned 09:43) – Dave Nicoll (Deputy 2nd Coxswain), Tom Bird, Neil Capper, Adam West, Jamie Wakefield, Adrian Hingston, Will Allen Details: At 09:31 Falmouth […]

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All-weather lifeboat – 1 April 2018

All-weather lifeboat – 1 April 2018

Yacht Sander Piper requiring assistance Date: Sunday 1 April 2018 Location: Off St Anthony Lighthouse Weather: SE 6, Rough Sea and Moderate Swell, Poor Visibility, Overcast with Heavy Rain All weather lifeboat: (Launched 17:27 / Returned 18:36) – Andy Jenkin (Deputy 2nd Coxswain), Carl Beardmore, Dave Nicoll, Tom Bird, Adam West, Will Allen Details: At 17:21 Falmouth Coastguard […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 31 March 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 31 March 2018

Yacht Jin Six with rudder failure Date: Saturday 31 March 2018 Location: Off West Narrow Buoy, Carrick Roads Weather: NW 5, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Retasked 15:49 / Returned 16:53) – Thomas Telford (Helmsman), Claire Angove, Adam West Details: At 15:49 Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat was returning from a previous tasking when Falmouth Coastguard […]

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Inshore lifeboat – 31 March 2018

Inshore lifeboat – 31 March 2018

Concern for yacht aground Date: Saturday 31 March 2018 Location: Off Falmouth Marina, Penryn River Weather: NW 5, Slight Sea and Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 14:34 / Retasked 15:49) – Thomas Telford (Helmsman), Claire Angove, Adam West Details: At 14:27 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following reports of a yacht aground […]

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