2021 Shouts: YTD  Total: 20  Plus Stand-downs: 7






12/07/21 ILB While recovering from previous service the ILB was tasked again to 2 Kayaks in difficulty off Crow Pt. Landed back at Appledore.

Crew A Atkinson (Helm) N Simmons M Rowe R Coburn 

12/07/21 ILB Tasked to a small boat adrift off Zeta Berth. 

Crew A Atkinson (Helm) N Simmons M Rowe R Coburn

25/06/21 ILB Tasked to 1 Kayak in difficulty at barnstaple. False alarm with good intent.

crew S McCarthy (Helm) A Hallett S A Clark R Coburn

16/06/21 ILB Tasked to a person in the water at Instow.

Crew A Short (Helm) J Pavitt N Ayres R Coburn

31/05/21 ILB Tasked to 3 paddleboarders being taken out to sea False Alarm

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) N Ayres S McCarthy

30/05/21 ALB Tasked to a Motor Launch with engine failure NW of Lundy.

Crew O Atkinson (Cox) J Pavitt (Mech) N Simmons M Rowe D Elsemore

30/05/21 ALB While returning back from an Exercise the ALB was flagged down by a yacht with engine failure in the River Torridge. Casualty was towed back to its moorings at Instow.

Crew O Atkinson (Cox) A Short( Mech) N Simmons S Ayres R Withey R Ward D Elsemore

24th April ILB tasked to 2 paddleboarders in Difficulty off Westward Ho!, Casualties landed back at Station.

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) M Rowe A Hallett R ward

21st April Boarding Boat launched to a police incident at Bideford.

11th April Boarding Boat Tasked to a female stuck in mud at Greysands, casualty recovered and brought back to station.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) M Rowe S McCarthy N Simmons

3rd April ILB Tasked to a Surfer in difficulty N End of Saunton, casualty recovered and landed ashore.

Crew S McCarthy (Helm) R Coburn R Ward C Chessum

29th March ILB Tasked to a yacht with a fouled prop with 1POB nr Crow point, towed to Appledore Quay

Crew M Williams (Helm) J Pavitt S McCarthy N Simmons

23rd March Boarding Boat. tasked to a multiagency incident at Barnstaple

17th March Boarding Boat. Tasked to a multiagency  Incident at Barnstaple.

10th March ILB Following a Mayday from a yacht aground in the River Torridge with 1 POB. Vessel located but crew could not do anything as vessel was hard aground. Lifeboat stood by until CG arrived on scene, and the owner could walk ashore.

Crew A Atkinson (Helm) A Short M Rowe R Coburn.

28th Feb ILB Tasked to a 30ft Angling boat with engine failure off the pullies with 5 pob. Vessel towed back to Appledore.

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) A Short G Stanbury C Chessum

27th Feb Boarding Boat  Tasked to a multiagency situation at Barnstaple

16th Feb Boarding Boat Tasked to a boat adrift nr the shipyard. boat located and towed to a safe mooring.

Crew M Williams C Chessum H Davis (RNLI Staff)

31st Jan ILB Tasked to a paddleboarder thought to be in trouble off Westward Ho. False alarm with good intent.

Crew A Short (Helm) N Ayres A Hallett M Rowe

  4th Jan ALB Tasked to a medivac at Lundy Island.

Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) N Simmons, S McCarthy C Chessum D Atkinson. 




Tamar-class Lifeboat


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat

Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat

Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat