Latest Shouts

Shout 13.35 📟 – Launch 77+78/17

November 5th, 2017

Both our D Class and Atlantic 85 lifeboat were launched on service to assist Coastguard and Police with an incident in the Southerndown area.

Shout 13.59 📟 – Launch 76/17

November 4th, 2017

D Class lifeboat was launched to a windsurfer who got into difficulty and was swept across Newton Point. The windsurfer managed to make it out onto the rocks. Whilst on scene a second wind surfer

Shout 13.11 📟 – Launch 75/17

November 2nd, 2017

The D Class lifeboat 'Jean Ryall' was launched on service at the request of UK Coastguard following a report of a person and a dog cut off by the tide at Rest Bay. The crew

Shout 14.45 📟 – Launch 73+74/17

November 1st, 2017

Both inshore lifeboats launched at the request of UK Coastguard to 2 people cut off by the tide near Nash Point. The Atlantic 85 was first on scene and established that due to the location

Shout 11.32 📟 – Launch 72/17

October 29th, 2017

Atlantic 85 lifeboat was diverted from its training exercise by UK Coastguard following reports that a wayfarer sailing dinghy had capsized near East Scarweather Buoy. The crew located the dinghy with assistance from Porthcawl Coastwatch

Shout 20.18 📟 – Launch 71/17

October 14th, 2017

UK Coastguard requested the launch of our Atlantic 85 lifeboat to search for a missing person. After around 20 minutes of searching the person was found safe and well ashore. The Atlantic 85 returned to

Shout 16.29 📟 – Launch 70/17

October 13th, 2017

UK Coastguard requested the launch of our Atlantic 85 lifeboat this afternoon following reports of a kite surfer in difficulty off the end of Porthcawl pier. The kitesurfer was being monitored by National Coastwatch Institution

Shout 19.00 📟 – Launch 69/17

October 8th, 2017

The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched following reports of kayakers in difficulty between Ogmore Deeps and Southerndown. In failing light the crew located one kayaker below the cliffs near Southerndown. He told the crew that

Shout 14.27 📟 – Launch 68/17

September 4th, 2017

D Class lifeboat launched to rescue Susie the dog 🐶 who had got herself into a spot of bother and was stuck on the rocks at the entrance to Porthcawl Marina. She was cut off by the

Shout 17.03 📟 – Launch 67/17

August 27th, 2017

Atlantic 85 was launched to a report that 2 people were in difficulties at Ogmore By Sea. As the lifeboat was proceeding the duty RNLI lifeguards and Penybont SLSC lifeguards successfully carried out a rescue and got the casualties

Shout 11.59 📟 – Launch 66/17

August 27th, 2017

Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched following a report to UK Coastguard by Porthcawl National Coastwatch. They had concerns for a group of kayakers off Irongate Point as one was capsized and unable to reboard his kayak. Once on

Shout 18.25 📟 – Launch 64+65/17

August 24th, 2017

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl lifeboat by making an 'immediate' call via VHF to proceed to Dunraven Bay. The lifeboat was still on scene at an earlier incident at Ogmore Deeps. Information from the first informant

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