2017 Shouts: YTD Total 60 + 5 stand downs

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Atlantic 75 Lifeboat24.07.17 ILB Launched to 2 young males trapped on a sandbank at Crow point.

Crew J pavitt (Helm) A Atkinson J Tattersall N Simmons.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat09.07.17 BB Launched to Police Incident River Taw.

Crew N Ayres (Helm) A Short S A Clark.


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat09.07.17 ILB Launched to a police Incident River Taw.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) Glyn Stanbury J Tattersall A Hallett.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat04.07.17 BB Launched to a Young Male Trapped on a Boat at Bideford quay. Male removed from Vessel and landed nr by.

Crew O Atkinson (Helm) N Ayres J Pavitt.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat03.07.17 BB Launched to a Police Incident at the Torridge Bridge.

Crew S Watts (Helm) S McCarthy N Simmons M Rowe.


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat03.07.17 ILB launched to a police Incident at the Torridge Bridge.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) Glyn Stanbury S Jenkins J Pavitt


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat24.06.17 BB Red Flare sighted in the River Torridge nr the New Bridge. Area searched by CG and BB with nothing found.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) A Short S McCarthy P Atkinson.


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat18.06.17 ILB A Jet ski with 2 pob, had broken down off the Pulley's. The 2 Casualties were taken aboard the ILB, and their Ski was taken in tow.

Crew A Short (Helm) A Hallett M Williams Glyn Stanbury


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat17.06.17 ILB Launched to a report of a Kayak, with 2 POB capsized off Downend, on arrival of the ILB, the occupants made shore. the ILB was stood down , once all was ok.

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) SA Clark R Coburn G Stanbury


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat27.05.17 BB Launched following a red flare sighted off the River Caen, the Crew had come across a small Motorboat, but had sorted out its problem and was not required.

Crew S McCarthy (Helm) SA Clark N. Cousins.


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat27.05.17 ILB launched to a 32 ft Triamaran, with a fouled prop and torn sails with 3 pob, off Saunton Beach. Vessel was held until the arrival of Ilfracombe LB, to tow it to Ilfracombe.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) N Cousins Glyn Stanbury S McCarthy


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat26.05.17 ILB Launched to a 33ft cruiser ashore at old walls with 3 POB, vessel was towed off the beach, and taken back to Instow.

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) N Cousins S Moles A Hallett.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat25.05.17 BB Launched to assist ILB, in locating a female stuck in mud in the Chivinor Area.

Crew N Ayres (Helm) S Watts S McCarthy.


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat25.05.17 ILB Launched to assist a female stuck in mud with 3 dogs nr Chivinor.

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) A Atkinson Glyn Stanbury R Coburn.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat24.05.17 BB Launched to 2 jet skis broken down nr to the station. Ski's towed to Churchfields slipway.

Crew A Atkinson (Helm) Glyn Stanbury A Hallett D Atkinson.


Tamar-class Lifeboat24.05.17 ALB Launched to a 31 ft Angling Vessel. with 7 pob, at anchor with engine problems off Welcome Mouth. Vessel towed back to Clovelly.

Crew M Cox (Cox) S Watts (Mech) J Pavitt G Stanbury S McCarthy M Rowe.


Tamar-class Lifeboat29.04.17 ALB Launched to a 33ft Motor yacht broken down with 1 POB off the Mid Ridge Buoy. Vessel towed back to Instow.

Crew M Cox ( Cox) M Williams (Mech) A Atkinson S McCarthy J Tattersall D Atkinson.


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat27.04.17 BB Launched to a Kayak seen drifting down the River Taw at Newbridge, all units stood down after  searching the area, and the empty kayak washed up near to the Barnstaple lesuire centre,

Crew O Atkinson (Helm) S McCarthy G Stanbury  J Tattersall


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat24.04.17 ILB Launched to search for missing Kite surfer with the ALB.

Crew A Short (Helm) G Stanbury N Ayres D Elsemore


Tamar-class Lifeboat24.04/17 ALB Launched to search for missing Kite surfer in Bideford Bay, Casualty was found by the ALB, recoverd and checked over after being in the water for 3 hrs, and landed back at station.

Crew M Cox (Cox) O Atkinson (Mech) R Ward J Pavitt D Atkinson SA Clark R Coburn


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat14.04.17 BB Launched to Recover a Body at Bideford.

Crew M Williams (Helm) A Hallett D Elsemore S Moles


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat08.04.17 ILB Launched to assist 2 paddleboarders off Baggy Pt, Casualties picked up and returned to Croyde Beach.

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) N Ayres S A Clark Glyn Stanbury


Tamar-class Lifeboat28.03.17 ALB Diverted to assist in the search of the River Taw. (see Below)

Crew A Atkinson (Cox) S Moles (Mech) A Short N Cousins R Ward R Coburn C Chessum


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat28.03.17 ILB Diverted from Exercise to several reports of a red flare in the River Taw off Fremington Quay.

M Williams (Helm) S McCarthy D Elsmore P Atkinson


Tamar-class Lifeboat14.03.17 ALB Launched to stand by a Local FV, some 3 miles off Hartland Quay, with 3 pob, who had its fishing nets fast on the seabed, and in Danger of capsize. ALB stood by while the boat tried to free itself.

Crew M Cox (Cox) G Stanbury (Mech) S McCarthy S A Clark R Coburn N Ayres


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat05.03.17 ILB Launched to assist BB, in searching River Taw for a missing person

Crew G Stanbury (Helm) A Atkinson D Elsmore S Moles


Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat05.03.17 BB Launched to search the River Taw for a missing person

Crew A Short (Helm) S McCarthy M Williams


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat01.03.17 ILB launched to assist in searching for a missing female, along with Ilfracombe Lifeboats.                        

Crew G stanbury,(Helm) M Williams A Atkinson S McCarthy.


Tamar-class Lifeboat12.02.17 ALB Launched to reports of 2 persons cut off on Rocks off Welcome Mouth, Casualties were airlifted off by Helicopter, as lifeboat was off Hartland quay.

Crew J Pavitt (Cox) S Watts (Mech) A short S McCarthy R Ward N Ayres P Atkinson


Tamar-class Lifeboat30.01.17 ALB Launched to a local FV, taking water, and grounded on Lifeboat slip. Vessel towed off slip, and taken to churchfields slipway.

Crew M Cox (Cox) J Pavitt (Mech) Glyn Stanbury N Cousins Jo Tattersall A Short (A Atkinson M Williams, on cas vessel)

Appledore RNLI Boarding Boat 02.01.17 Launched to assist in the search of the River Torridge from Appledore to Bideford Iron Bridge. For a missing 74 yr old male missing since 31.12.16.

Crew N Ayres (Helm) N Cousins R Coburn


Atlantic 75 Lifeboat02.01.17 Launched to search of the River Torridge from Appledore to Bideford Old bridge. For a missing 74 yr old male

Crew J Pavitt (Helm) A Short  A Hallett A Atkinson