2018 Shouts: YTD Total 24 Plus 3 stand down
21/06/18 Launched to a report of a sunken vessel drifting off Instow Beach. On arrival the crew found a submerged Yacht. Vessel was left in its postion for others to recover.
Crew A Atkinson (Helm) M Williams A Hallett M Rowe.
Crew J Pavitt (Helm) A Atkinson S Moles N Simmons.
Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) S McCarthy D Elsemore A Atkison M Williams.
14/06/18 Launched to a report of a 14yr old boy in the water between Croyde and Baggy point. Person managed to scramble to the rocks and awaited the emergency services.
Crew N Ayres (Helm) Stu A Clark R ward J Pavitt
Crew G Stanbury Glyn Stanbury M Rowe.
02/06/18 Launched to a small Triamaran which ran over a navigation buoy and was stuck. crew assisted to free vessel.
Crew M Williams (Helm) N Ayres D Elsemore N Simmons.
Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) A Atkinson S McCarthy C Beer.
31/05/18 Launched to a report of 2 persons cut off by the tide off W/Ho!. ILB veered down , and sent a swimmer ashore to rescue the 2 teenagers , then transferring them to the ALB.
Crew N Ayres(Helm) S Ayres, M Williams, M Rowe.
31/05/18 Launched following a call to the station of 3 teenagers caught in the tide off Instow Beach. BB recovered the 3 teenagers, then rescued the father who also got into difficulty, trying to help the 3 teenagers.
Crew O Atkinson (Helm) M Rowe G Stanbury.
Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) D Atkinson M Williams D Elsemore N Simmons S McCarthy.
17/06/18 Diverted while on exercise to a report of a swimmer in difficulty off the Haunted House W/Ho!. Person was safe and well.
Crew S McCarthy (Helm) G Stanbury N Simmons M Rowe.
07/05/18 Launched to a person in the water near the Beaver having fallen out of a dinghy
Crew O Atkinson (Helm) J Pavitt S ayres A Hallett..
Crew M Cox (Cox) J Pavitt (Mech) G Stanbury A Atkinson D Elsemore S Ayres
03/05/18 Launched to a report of Flares being sighted near Croyde Bay, a Thorough search of the area was conducted with nothing found.
Crew O Atkinson (Helm) S McCarthy M Williams D Atkinson.
01/05/18 Launched to a small boat adrift near the shipyard.
Crew S McCarthy (Helm) S Moles D Elsemore C Chessum.
Crew J Pavitt (Helm) S Ayres S McCarthy S Moles.
Crew A Short (Helm) N Ayres M Williams S Moles.
14/04/18 Launched to a Police Incident at Zeta Berth River Torridge.
Crew A Short (Helm) J Pavitt S McCarthy M Williams.
Crew N Ayres (Helm) S Ayres S A Clark
23/03/18 Launched to a Police Incident at the Taw Bridge Barnstaple.
Crew J Pavitt (Helm) S Ayres D Atkinson J Atkinson
14/03/18 While Picking up Moorings from a PR, the Boat was diverted to a report of 2 persons in an Inflatable off Newquay Ridge. The Lifeboat recovered the 2 casualties and returned them to the Lifeboat Station. Wind SE7/8.
Crew M Cox (Cox'n) G Stanbury (Mech) M Rowe S McCarthy N Simmons
10/02/18 ALB launched to a Medivac at Lundy Island to a female who had a broken leg. Casualty was brought back to the main land by lifeboat, after being given first aid by the crew. Service lasted 6.5 hrs.
Crew G Stanbury (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) S McCarthy J Pavitt R Ward Nat Simmons C Chessum
02/02/18 ILB launched following a report of a concern of welfare for a male moving his houseboat . Vessel was found safe and well, along with the Owner ashore at yelland oil jetty .
Crew A Atkinson (Helm) S McCarthy (Helm) D Atkinson Glyn Stanbury
Crew A Short (Helm) S Moles R Coburn N Simmons