Latest Shouts

RNLI Shout 18.48 📟

May 25th, 2017

UK Coastguard requested the launch of our D Class lifeboat following a report of 10 persons cut off by the tide on a bank of the Ogmore River near the sewage works. Our volunteer crew

RNLI Shout 17.16 📟

May 21st, 2017

Our D Class was launched following concerns by lifeguards at Sandy Bay for a kite surfer. The lifeguards no longer had visual and he had been out of sight for some time. Porthcawl NCI also

RNLI Shout 11.46 📟

May 17th, 2017

Our volunteers launched both lifeboats to provide casualty care and assist our colleagues from Porthcawl Coastguard team with a casualty at Sker Point. The casualty had fallen and sustained head injuries. Our volunteers provided casualty

RNLI Shout 20.41 📟

May 10th, 2017

Our crew onboard the Atlantic 85 lifeboat were diverted from their training exercise yesterday evening and tasked by UK Coastguard to conduct a search of the area between Sker Point and the long arm at

RNLI Shout 20.23 📟

May 9th, 2017

Our volunteers were paged by UK Coastguard following concerns for an elderly gentlemen with dementia reported missing from Trecco Bay Caravan Park. We were stood down before launching as the person was located safe and

RNLI Shout 19.22 📟

May 7th, 2017

UK Coastguard requested the launch of our Atlantic 85 following a report of a kite surfer in difficulty at Trecco Bay. The Porthcawl Coastguard team attended the incident and were unable to locate the kite

RNLI Shout 13.31 📟

May 1st, 2017

Our volunteers launched the Atlantic 85 on service following reports of surfers in difficulties caught in a rip current at Rest Bay. Once on scene the surfers were located on the shore who had made

RNLI Shout 12.10 📟

April 30th, 2017

Our Atlantic 85 was diverted from training exercise by UK Coastguard to reports of a windsurfer in difficulty 0.5 miles South of Newton Point. The casualty was recovered onto the lifeboat and returned to Newton

RNLI Shout 13.17 📟

April 25th, 2017

Our volunteers launched the Atlantic 85 on service following a report to UK Coastguard of a kite surfer in difficulties off Rest Bay. Our colleagues from Porthcawl Coastguard were also tasked to the incident and monitored

RNLI Shout 12.10 📟

April 23rd, 2017

Our Atlantic 85 was launched to a small fishing boat which had broken down near to Nash Point. Once on scene the crew managed to restart the engine. The boat was escorted back to Port

RNLI Shout 13.35 📟

April 22nd, 2017

The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched to assist a vessel which had suffered electrical problems and broken down off Sandy Bay. The boat was taken under tow and taken into Porthcawl Marina.

RNLI Shout 10.59 📟

April 20th, 2017

Both lifeboats were launched to assist South Wales Police, Welsh Ambulance Service and Llantwit Major Coastguard at an incident in the Southerndown area. Coastguard Rescue Helicopter 187 was also on scene. The lifeboat returned to

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