2019 Shouts: YTD Total 8 Plus 4 stand down
20/04/19 Launched to two persons cut off on Zulu Bank. ILB recovered the two casualties and taken them back to the lifeboat station.
Crew N Ayres ( Helm) S Ayres S A Clark A Hallett,
Crew K Sargent (Staff Cox) A Short (Mech) S McCarthy R Coburn D Elsemore A Hallett N Cousins
20/03/19 Launched to the 35ft wooden boat adrift in the River Toorridge, ALB located vessel off north end of Westward Ho!. Tried towing vessel back to Appledore, due to its condition it was unsafe to do so and the vessel was left to float around until it sank.
Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) J Pavitt N Simmons S McCarthy M Rowe Glyn Stanbury
05/03/19 Just as crew were launching for their weekly ex, the ILB was tasked to a floating 35ft wooden boat adrift off Instow. ILB towed the vessel to Skern.
Crew A short (Helm) D Elsemore C Chessum N Cousins
25/02/19 Launched to a surfer in distress off Saunton Beach. When ILB arrived on scene a surfer was seen coming ashore, and this was confirmed as the surfer thought to be in distress. ILB RTS.
Crew O Atkinson (Helm) J Pavitt A Atkinson N Cousins
Crew J Pavitt (Cox) A Short (Mech) S McCarthy N Simmons L Lo-Vel CCChessum
09/01/19 Person cut off, by the tide on Zulu Bank. ILB arrived Just as the bank was going under. Casualty landed ashore safe and well.
Crew O Atkinson (Helm) J Pavitt S McCarthy