Latest Shouts

Launch 7+8/19 – 📟 9.16am

February 14th, 2019

Both Porthcawl's Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were tasked by UK Coastguard as part of a multi-agency search.

Launch 6/19 – 📟 10.43am

February 10th, 2019

Porthcawl's volunteer crew were tasked whilst out on training exercise to a casualty at Kenfig Sands (Sker Beach) who had injured their ankle whilst out running. The Atlantic 85 lifeboat proceeded to the scene and

Launch 4+5/19 – 📟 6.38pm

January 6th, 2019

Both Porthcawl's Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were tasked by UK Coastguard to conduct shoreline and parallel track searches as part of a multi agency incident.

Launch 3/19 – 📟 3.39pm

January 5th, 2019

The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched on service following a report of a Stand Up Paddleboarder struggling in the rip current at the point in Rest Bay. Our colleagues at Porthcawl Coastguard were also tasked

Launch 2/19 – 📟 9.58am

January 5th, 2019

The D Class lifeboat was tasked by UK Coastguard to investigate an object in the water approximately half a mile south east of Porthcawl Point. The volunteer crew arrived on scene to find a log

Launch 1/19 – 📟 2.11pm

January 1st, 2019

The Atlantic 85 was launched on service, being tasked by UK Coastguard to conduct an expanding square search to the south of Porthcawl. The lifeboat conducted a thorough search of the area and found no

Launch 108/18 – 📟 10.30

November 25th, 2018

Whilst on training exercise our volunteer crew onboard our Atlantic 85 lifeboat were flagged down by a windsurfer to the east of Hutchwns Point. He was experiencing difficulties due to the tide and wind conditions

Launch 106+107/18 – 📟 16.32

November 23rd, 2018

Both lifeboats launched on service to conduct a search. All resolved and lifeboats were stood down and returned to station.

Launch 105/18 – 📟 13.40

November 4th, 2018

Porthcawl's Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched following a report of persons cut off by the tide at Newton Point. UK Coastguard had been alerted to the incident by Porthcawl NCI who had seen someone attempting

Launch 103+104/18 – 📟 09.27

October 29th, 2018

Our volunteers launched both lifeboats to conduct a search and assist with a multi-agency incident.

Launch 101+102/18 – 📟 16.30

October 28th, 2018

Our crew were paged by UK Coastguard following a Mayday Call broadcast on channel 16. Both our inshore lifeboats were launched on service and conducted a search of the area between Sker Point and Witches Point.

Shout 10.30 📟 – Launch 100/18

October 28th, 2018

Our Atlantic 85 lifeboat (which was in the process of launching on training exercise) received an immediate tasking from UK Coastguard to assist a windsurfer in difficulty off Newton beach. The windsurfer was taken onboard the lifeboat

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