Inshore lifeboat – 19 January 2020

Person in the water Date: Sunday 19 January 2020 Location: Hemmick Beach, Veryan Bay Weather: N 1, Calm Sea and No Swell, Excellent Visibility, Sunny Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 13:09 / Returned 13:26) – Jamie Wakefield (Helmsman), Tamara Brookes, Chris Simpson, Caden Harris Details: At 13:05 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 10 January 2020

Search for missing person Date: Friday 10 January 2020 Location: Between Bream Cove and Port Navas Creek Weather: NE 3, Slight Sea and Swell, Excellent Visibility, Clear Sky Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 00:46 / Returned 03:20) – Tom Telford (Helmsman), Nick Head, Elliot Holman, Joe Amps Details: At 00:38 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 4 January 2020

Kayaker in difficulties Date: 4 January 2020 Location: Nare Head, Gerrans Bay Weather: SW 1, calm sea with no swell, excellent visibility, clear sky. Inshore lifeboat: (launched 11.51am / returned 12.44pm). Crew: Luke Wills (Helm), Tamsin Mulcahy, Joe Amps, Lloyd Barron Details: Falmouth Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Robina Nixon Chard launched after a request had (more…)

All-weather lifeboat – 21 December 2019

Liferaft reported adrift Date: Saturday 21 December 2019 Location: 8 miles Southeast of Zone Point Weather: SSE 6, Moderate Sea and Swell, Fair Visibility, Overcast with Showers All weather lifeboat: (Launched 15:12 / Returned 16:55) – Carl Beardmore (Deputy 2nd Coxswain), Luke Wills, Dave Nicoll, Tom Bird, Adam West, Nick Head, Joe Amps Details: At 15:12 Falmouth (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 30 November 2019

Concerns for two persons on yacht Date: Saturday 30 November 2019 Location: Off Greenbank Quay, Falmouth Inner Harbour Weather: ESE 8, Rough Sea and Moderate Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 22:22 / Returned 22:59) – Jamie Connolly (Helmsman), Tom Bird, Nick Head, Jack Williams Details: At 22:15 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 18 November 2019

Report of body in the water Date: Monday 18 November 2019 Location: Near Boscawen Park, Truro River Weather: SE 1, Slight Sea and No Swell, Excellent Visibility, Partly Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 11:36 / Returned 11:43) – Jamie Wakefield (Helmsman), Andy Edwards, Lloyd Barron Details: At 11:24 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 2 November 2019

Two people stranded on yacht Date: Saturday 2 November 2019 Location: Off Penryn Quay, Penryn River Weather: W 7, Slight Sea and No Swell, Fair Visibility, Overcast with Rain Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 11:13 / Returned 11:55) – Neil Capper (Helmsman), Jamie Wakefield, Tamsin Mulcahy, Joe Amps Details: At 11:05 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat (more…)

Inshore lifeboat – 27 October 2019

Paddle Boarders reported in difficulties

Date: Sunday 27 October 2019

Location: Off Pennance Point, Falmouth Bay

Weather: NE 5, Slight Sea and Moderate Swell, Good Visibility, Sunny Periods

Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 16:00 / Returned 16:25) – Jamie Connolly (Helmsman), Chris Simpson, Joe Amps, James Murray

Details:

At 15:52 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be launched following reports of a group of paddle boarders in difficulties near Pennance Point in Falmouth Bay. The Falmouth Coastguard Cliff Rescue Team were also tasked to assist.

Inshore lifeboat – 16 October 2019

Yacht with steering failure Date: Wednesday 16 October 2019 Location: 5 miles Southeast of Zone Point Weather: W 4, Slight Sea and Moderate Swell, Fair Visibility, Cloudy Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 19:22 / Returned 20:18) – Jamie Wakefield (Helmsman), Tom Bird, Andy Edwards, Wendy Rabett Details: At 10:57 Falmouth Coastguard requested that Falmouth Inshore Lifeboat be (more…)

All weather & inshore lifeboats – 6 October 2019

Report of Diver Marker Buoy Date: Sunday 6 October 2019 Location: 2 miles South of Zone Point Weather: NW 5, Moderate Sea and Slight Swell, Good Visibility, Overcast All Weather lifeboat: (Launched 14:42 / Returned 16:01) – Jonathan Blakeston (Coxswain), Tom Bird, Andy Jenkin, Jonathan Hackwell, Jake Ingleby, Jamie Connolly, Will Allen Inshore lifeboat: (Launched 14:17 / (more…)