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Plymouth Shouts 2010 - ALB (50) and ILB (69) TOTAL (119)

The details of the 2010 shouts to date are shown below:

1 23rd Jan 19:37  ILB Report of flares and missing boat, River Tamar.  Stood Down before launch. 
2 23rd Feb 12:31 ILB Reports of a dinghy seen adrift in Wembury Bay.  No one on board, towed to River Yealm.
3 27th Feb 16:21  ILB Launch to assist a stranded Jetski on the rocks in Jennycliff Bay, towed to Mount Batten.  VIDEO
4 28th Feb 13:45 ALB Injured fisherman aboard a French fishing vessel.  Lifeboat escorted vessel into Sutton Harbour.  VIDEO   REPORT
5 1st Mar 14:08 ALB University dive boat trapped under the Breakwater Fort pier.  Towed to Queen Anne's Battery.
6 3rd Mar 16:14 ALB Sailing yacht Polyagatha with engine failure and in danger of going ashore in Cawsand Bay.  VIDEO   REPORT
7 7th Mar 12:03 ALB  Windsurfer in difficulties off Burgh Island.  Stood down enroute as Salcombe ILB recovered windsurfer from the water.  REPORT
8 16th Mar  13:41  ILB  Reports of a possible capsized dinghy with people in the water near the MOD fueling jetty on the River Tamar.  Nothing Found.  
9 18th Mar  20:56  ILB  Female injured on the rocks off Devils Point after jumping.  Stood By. Female recovered by Plymouth Coastguard and Fire Service.  REPORT
10 18th Mar  21:25  ALB  Female injured on the rocks off Devils Point after jumping, launched to assist incase of evacuation by sea.  REPORT
11  22nd Mar  20:24  ILB Missing female in the Devils Point area.  After a search she was located near the shoreline by a shore team. 
12  22nd Mar  20:24  ALB  Missing female in the Devils Point area.  After a search she was located near the shoreline by a shore team. 
13  30th Mar 18:27  ALB Stood by the 82m cargo vessel 'Taigeta', until a Coastguard tug 'Anglian Earl' arrived on scene from Falmouth. 
        The vessel was out of fuel and dragging her anchor, around 5 Nm South of Stoke Point.   REPORT   VIDEO
14 5th Apr  17:32  ILB  Report of persons in difficulties in an inflatable dinghy off Tinside Lido.  They were safely ashore before the ILB arrived on scene.
15 7th Apr  23:39  ILB  Report of a person missing from a yacht on the River Tamar.  Stood down before launch as person was found safe ashore. 
16 7th Apr 23:39 ALB Report of a person missing from a yacht on the River Tamar.  Stood down before launch as person was found safe ashore. 
17 10th Apr  15:52 ILB  Broken down speed boat on the River Plym.  Towed to safety.
18  10th Apr 18:47  ILB Small yacht aground near Jupiter Point.  Once the crews safety was assured and an anchor laid, the ILB returned to station.
19  11th Apr  14:20  ALB Launched to a 12m fishing boat 'Lonewolf' who had suffered engine failure in Bigbury Bay, she was towed back to Plymouth.   PHOTO
20  16th Apr  00:25  ALB  Yacht aground at Dandy Hole, on the River Lynher.  Y-Class went up the river due to the low tide and evacuated two crew from the yacht to the Lifeboat.
        The crew were then taken to Plymouth Yacht Haven.  The yacht re-floated itself in the early hours on the incoming tide.
21 20th Apr  21:00 ALB  Evacuation of an injured crewman from a Dutch fishing trawler in Bigbury Bay.  The fisherman had cut the top off his thumb and needed medical attention.  VIDEO
22  27th Apr  18:24 ILB Launched to two women cut off by the tide at the entrance to the River Erme.
23  27th Apr 18:24  ALB Launched to two women cut off by the tide at the entrance to the River Erme.
24 27th Apr 18:40 ALB Re-tasked from the above incident to conduct a shoreline search in Jennycliff Bay for a missing person.  He was found by the Police.
25 9th May  14:52  ILB  Launched to sailing yacht 'Prudence' on the River Lynher. She had been aground and was nearly out of fuel.  Towed to her berth on the Plym.  PHOTO   VIDEO 
26 13th May  15:39  ILB Tasked to a small powerboat who had run out of fuel at Cargreen on the River Tamar.  Vessel was towed to its berth.
27 22nd May  12:40  ILB Small sailing yacht with engine failure drifting very close to the rocks off Devils Point.  ILB towed the yacht to her mooring in Stonehouse Creek. 
28 22nd May  16:30  ILB Launched to a small powerboat in Bigbury Bay out of fuel.  Towed to Yacht Haven Quay where they were handed over to the Plymouth Coastguard Team.  VIDEO
29 23rd May 12:18 ILB  Sailing yacht with a female with head injuries on board.  Evacuated to the lifeboat station where she was met by Plymouth Coastguard and an Ambulance. 
30 23rd May 13:30 ILB Tasked to a powerboat 1 mile south of the breakwater taking on water through her starboard exhuast pipe.  ALB also tasked.
31 23rd May 13:30 ALB Tasked to a powerboat 1 mile south of the breakwater taking on water.  Pump placed aboard and the boat was towed to QAB Marina.    VIDEO
32 23rd May 14:30 ILB Small motor boat in Cawsand Bay with engine failure.  Towed to Hooe Lake.
33 23rd May 19:26 ILB Launched to a report of a windsurfer in difficulties on the River Lynher.  The area was searched with R193 and the Tamar Coastguard Team.
34 23rd May 19:36 ALB Y-Class launched to assist in the search for the windsurfer, ALB remained at the entrance to the Lynher due to the low tide.
35 24th May 18:54 ILB  Tasked to a small powerboat which had been on fire off Devils Point.  Towed to Yacht Haven Quay and met by Plymouth Coastguard.
36 30th May  12:30  ILB  Small powerboat out of fuel and aground in Bovisand Bay.  Two persons were recovered from the water.  The boat was high and dry due to the ebbing tide. VIDEO
37 30th May  12:30  ALB  Casualties taken on board and taken ashore, returned to the scene and launched Y-Class to see if the powerboat could be towed off, however the tide was too low.
38 5th June  11:10  ILB Tasked to reports of an inflatable dinghy adrift near the Rusty Anchor, no persons found to be in danger. 
39 6th June  12:30  ILB  Whilst afloat for the start of the Round Britain and Ireland Race the ILB was tasked to a small broken down boat, towed to Stonehouse Creek.
40 6th June  19:26  ILB  Tasked to search the shoreline around the Tamar Bridge on the Plymouth side for a missing 18 year old female.  She was located by police at around 21:30. 
41 6th June  19:35 ALB  Tasked to search the shoreline around the Tamar Bridge on the Plymouth side for a missing 18 year old female.  Y-Class also launched due to the low tide.
42 10th June  16:30  ILB  Launched to a report of persons in an inflatable dinghy in difficulties off Tinside.  Nothing found. 
43 11th June  12:43  ALB  Princess 78 on trials, with a fuel supply issue, near Drakes Island when she put out a distress call.  ALB Stood by until another Princess boat arrived on scene. 
44 14th June  17:45  ILB  40ft yacht in Dandy Hole, River Lyhner, who had run aground and wrapped her anchor chain around her keel.   
45 14th June  17:45  ALB  40ft yacht in Dandy Hole, River Lyhner, who had run aground and wrapped her anchor chain around her keel.  Towed to Mayflower Marina.    VIDEO
46 17th June  19:57 ILB  Report of a missing male in Whitsand Bay after a bag and mobile phone were found.  The man was found safe and well, on his way home; having forgotten his bag. 
47 17th June  19:57 ALB  Report of a missing male in Whitsand Bay after a bag and mobile phone were found.  The man was found safe and well, on his way home; having forgotten his bag. 
48 17th June  21:00  ALB  While returning to station from the previous incident the ALB was tasked to a 20ft powerboat which was broken down off the Great Mewstone.
49 20th June 00:00 ALB Vessel aground, STOOD DOWN before launch.
50 20th June  14:55  ILB  50ft powerboat with engine room fire, 3 miles south of Yealm Head.  No fire on arrival, two persons who had been in a liferaft were transfered from the ILB to the ALB.
51 20th June  14:55  ALB  50ft powerboat with engine room fire, 3 miles south of Yealm Head.  No fire on arrival. ALB towed the vessel to Sutton Harbour.    VIDEO
52 26th June  15:51  ILB  Tasked to assist ambulance service and Plymouth Coastguard in evacuating a male from the front of The Hoe who had collapsed.
53 26th June  16:30  ILB 25ft motor vessel with no electrical power drifting in Cawsand Bay, towed to Plymouth Yacht Haven. 
54 26th June  20:05  ILB  22ft yacht aground on Plymouth Hoe foreshore, unable to refloat until the next high tide, so vessel made secure.
55 27th June  16:01  ILB  Female in the water after slipping off rocks on the Hoe, recovered and taken to the Lifeboat Station and met by an ambulance and Plymouth Coastguard. VIDEO
56 30th June  19:35  ILB  Launched to assist in the evacuation of a tombstoner from Plymouth Hoe.  On arrival the youth had made it ashore but was then taken to hospital.  REPORT
57 1st July  18:27  ALB  Launched to a yacht which had been in collision with Laira Bridge, she was towed to Yacht Haven.
58 3rd July  13:55  ILB  Launched to a report of an inflatable dinghy being blown offshore from Bovisand Bay, no one was found to be in difficulty.    REPORT
59 3rd July  16:25  ILB  STOOD DOWN from a report of persons in the water off The Hoe, they were found to be safe ashore.
60 3rd July  20:58  ILB  Report of two children struggling in the water off Mountwise, both children had made it safely ashore by the time the ILB arrived on scene.
61 4th July  08:27  ILB  Male requiring a medical evacuation from a yacht anchored in the River Lyhner. Once the male was on board the ALB the ILB returned the yacht to its mooring
62 4th July  08:27  ALB  Male requiring a medical evacuation from a yacht anchored in the River Lyhner. ALB transferred the casualty back to the Lifeboat Station.
63 5th July  08:34  ALB  Man with a possible heart attack on a fishing boat in Wembury Bay, transfered to ALB where he was then lifted by a helicopter (R193). 
64 8th July  22:46  ILB  Launched to a man who had jumped off the Tamar Bridge.  A police RIB recovered the man where he was brought to a pontoon at Saltash, he was unconcious and
65 8th July  22:46  ALB  not breathing so CPR was initiated by the ambulance staff, police and ILB crew.  The man was then transferred to an ambulance to be taken to hospital.   REPORT
66 11th July  15:47  ILB  Report of a vessel aground on Plymouth breakwater, the vessel was dismasted and as it was only a small dinghy the ILB assisted in towing it off.   VIDEO
67 11th July  15:47  ALB  Report of a vessel aground on Plymouth breakwater. 
68 11th July  20:32  ILB  Person stranded after attempting to retrieve their dog.
69 14th July 08:53 ILB Small broken down boat with electrical failure towed to its moorings.
70 14th July  19:00 ILB Windsurfer in difficulties infront of The Hoe, he was landed ashore.
71 15th July  08:15 ALB  Search for an overdue yacht between the Yealm and Burgh Island, after a two hour search the yacht was found safe in the River Yealm.  Salcombe Lifeboat also tasked.
72 15th July  08:26 ILB  Launched to evacuate a person from a yacht on the River Tamar, due to poor weather conditions.
73 15th July 09:15  ILB Re-tasked after the first incident to a broken down boat at Cargreen, which was towed to Saltash.
74 15th July  19:08  ALB  Report of red flares in Plymouth sound.  Search carried out with Plymouth and Tamar Coastguard, MOD Police and a Helicopter.  Nothing found.REPORT PICTURES
75 18th July 19:20 ILB Two women stuck in a small dinghy on the mud near Cargreen.  The dinghy was towed to TRSC, Plymouth Coastguard were also in attendance.     VIDEO
76 26th July  18:58 ILB Two persons reported in the water at Saltash, the ILB was stood down whilst enroute as the persons were safe ashore.
77 27th July 14:47  ALB  Tow of a broken down fishing vessel 6 miles SW of Rame Head. 
78 1st Aug  10:50  ILB Tasked to a broken down dive RIB drifting in Wembury Bay, they were towed back to Plymouth.
79 1st Aug  16:05  ILB  Tasked to a broken down powerboat in Plymouth Sound.  Towed to the River Plym. 
80 5th Aug  22:00  ILB Report of a light flashing on the rocks at the entrance to the R Yealm.  Investigated, person found to be safe and well.  False alarm with good intent.
81 11th Aug  16:31  ALB Pan Pan message recieved by the CG from a boat on the Tamar River.  MOD dealt with the vessel as he was only broken down, so ALB stood down enroute. 
82 18th Aug  15:48  ILB  5m RIB with engine failure off Hilsea Pt. in choppy seas, one adult and three children onboard, the ILB escorted the boat back to Plymouth.   VIDEO
83 19th Aug 00:45  ALB Fishing vessel Lone Wolf with engine failure drifting 4 miles South of Plymouth, towed to Sutton Harbour.
84 21st Aug 17:00 ILB Two youths in a rowing boat, clinging to the base of Tavy Bridge.  They were lost in the thick fog and had been struggling against the tide.   VIDEO
85 23rd Aug  09:07 ILB  Launched to a broken down boat which was drifting near Mountbatten. 
86 24th Aug  15:08 ILB Report of two teenagers in the water on the River Plym, both had made it ashore upon the arrival of the ILB. 
87 24th Aug 20:55 ILB Report of a red flare in the Tavy Bridge area.  Area searched along with Plymouth Coastguard, nothing found. 
88 25th Aug  09:47  ALB 36ft sailing yacht aground in Cawsand Bay, the sailor on board was safe and re-floated his vessel later in the afternoon.  VIDEO
89 27th Aug  18:53  ILB  Launched to a broken down powerboat off Plymouth Breakwater, the vessel was towed to Stonehouse Creek. 
90 4th Sept  17:16  ALB Capsized powerboat in Whitsand Bay, assisted by RNLI Lifeguards and Tamar Coastguard Team; vessel was re-floated and towed back to Plymouth.
91 8th Sept  14:38 ALB Launched to a 17m vessel with mechanical failure around 7 miles south of Rame Head.  Towed to Plymouth.
92 12th Sept  16:20  ALB  Female threatening to commit suicide by driving a car into the sea off Fort Bovisand, she was detained before the arrival of the lifeboat.  REPORT
93 12th Sept  16:20  ILB  Launched to a small boat aground north of the Tamar Bridge with 5 people on board.   VIDEO
94 14th Sept  17:16 ALB Male with intentions to jump from the Tamar Bridge, Police on scene, Lifeboat stood down before launch.
95 14th Sept  21:34  ILB Female, threatening to jump from the Tamar Bridge. Detained by police, ILB stood down after launch. 
96 17th Sept  22:58  ILB  Broken down powerboat drifting in the dark between the Breakwater and Kingsand.  Vessel towed to Plymouth Yacht Haven.  
97 20th Sept 11:45 ALB Launched to an angling boat E. L. B. off Penlee Point who had a heart attack victim on board.  Casualty transfered to the Lifeboat and taken ashore. 
98 21st Sept  19:19 ILB Male threatening to commit suicide by jumping from the Tamar Bridge.  After a search with Plymouth Coastguard and Police he was found safe ashore.
99 21st Sept  19:19 ALB Male threatening to commit suicide by jumping from the Tamar Bridge.  After a search with Plymouth Coastguard and Police he was found safe ashore.
100  28th Sept 19:11 ILB Search for a missing person in the Plymouth Sound area, nothing found
101 1st Oct  09:37  ALB Search for a missing person in the Mutton Cove area, a male was detained by Police  
102 4th Oct 02:44 ALB Report of a female entering the water at Devils Point.  Lifeboat stood down before launch as casualty had been recovered
103 4th Oct  17:19  ILB  Woman in the water off Plymouth Hoe, recovered by a member of public so lifeboat stood down before launch. Plymouth Coastguard also tasked. REPORT
104 4th Oct  21:15  ILB  Yacht aground in the Cattewater, situation resolved, so lifeboat stood down before launch.
105  5th Oct  23:25  ILB  Reports of a person attempting to jump from the Tamar Bridge.  Male was found safe at home.
106  5th Oct  23:25  ALB  Reports of a person attempting to jump from the Tamar Bridge.  Male was found safe at home.
107 18th Oct  19:10  ILB Report of an upturned dinghy at Hooe Lake, no persons were on board.
108 19th Oct  13:18  ILB  Broken down dive RIB in Whitsand Bay, divers recovered from the water and the vessel towed ashore. 

109 29th Oct  19:17 ALB  Small speed boat North of the Tamar Bridge taking water.  MOD Police took the 3 occupants on board, and
110 29th Oct  19:17  ILB  the vessel was beached at Saltash by the Inshore Lifeboat and Tamar Coastguard.   VIDEO
111 4th Nov 16:08 ILB Launched to a missing person in Jenny Cliff Bay.  The person was found safe before arrival of the Inshore Lifeboat.
112 12th Nov 16:56 ALB Report of a missing surfer in Whitsand Bay, the lifeboat was stood down enroute as the situation had been resolved.  Looe Inshore lifeboat also tasked. 
113 13th Nov  11:40  ALB  Report of cries for help near Rame Head.  Tamar Coastguard found a person with a suspected broken leg on the cliff path.  The lifeboat was then stood down. 
114  16th Nov  19:02  ILB Paddle border struggling against the tide in gale force winds and the dark, north of the Tamar Bridge.  After a search he was passed to an ambulance by the MOD Police.
115  18th Nov  18:10 ALB Search for a missing person in Hooe Lake.  The Y-Class conducted a search with Plymouth and Yealm Coastguard Teams. Nothing found. 
116 19th Nov 22:28  ILB  Search in Jenny Cliff Bay and the Sound , with Plymouth Coastguard and MOD Police; after several red flare reports. Nothing found. 
117  19th Nov  22:55  ALB  Search in Jenny Cliff Bay and the Sound , with Plymouth Coastguard and MOD Police; after several red flare reports. Nothing found. 
118 7th Dec  10:30  ALB  Report of a refuse lorry in danger of falling over a cliff in Heybrook Bay with persons trapped inside.  Persons escaped unhurt so Lifeboat was stood down.

119  26th Dec     11:53   ALB    Injured dog stuck down a cliff near the River Yealm.