Latest Shouts

Shout 14.17 📟 – Launch 25/18

April 15th, 2018

The D Class lifeboat was launched following reports of windsurfers in difficulty in Newton Bay. Once on scene the crew found one windsurfer had made it ashore whilst a second needed further assistance as his

Shout 16.56 📟 – Launch 23+24/18

April 14th, 2018

Both lifeboats were launched at the request of UK Coastguard following reports of two people and a dog cut off by the tide near Monknash. Both the D Class and Atlantic 85 lifeboats were launched to locate

Shout 13.20 📟 – Launch 22/18

April 14th, 2018

Our Atlantic 85 was launched to a broken down fishing boat off Stout Point near Llantwit Major. Lifeboat crewman James Kinsella was transferred aboard the casualty vessel to assist in securing a tow line and

Shout 21.21 📟 – Launch 20+21/18

April 7th, 2018

Both our Atlantic 85 (Porthcawl Lifeboat) and D Class (Porthcawl ILB) were launched at the request of UK Coastguard to search for and assist two people cut off by the incoming tide in darkness near

Shout 13.03 📟 – Launch 18+19/18

April 5th, 2018

Both our Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched on service at the request of UK Coastguard following reports of a surfer caught in the rip current on the point at Rest Bay. The

Shout 19.45 📟 – Launch 17/18

April 4th, 2018

The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was tasked by UK Coastguard to a report of a windsurfer in difficulties near Newton Point shortly after launching on a training exercise. Once on scene the crew quickly located the

Shout 10.15 📟 – Launch 16/18

March 11th, 2018

Whilst on training exercise our D class lifeboat was requested to assist our Atlantic 85 lifeboat after the Atlantic crew spotted a surfer in difficulty in the rip current at Rest Bay whilst conducting their

Shout 18.45 📟 – Launch 14+15/18

February 18th, 2018

Both our lifeboats were launched on service at the request of UK Coastguard following reports of a person in the water at Sandy Bay. The casualty was located by our D Class lifeboat 'Porthcawl ILB' and taken

Shout 17.02 📟 – Launch 13/18

February 12th, 2018

Our volunteers launched our D Class lifeboat on service following reports of a person in the water at Sandy Bay. The casualty was rescued from the water by the crew. Porthcawl Coastguard and Police secured

Shout 18.13 📟 – Launch 11+12/18

February 4th, 2018

The volunteer crew were paged following a report of people potentially cut off by the tide and reported to be flashing a light somewhere between Ogmore Deeps and Southerndown. Both the Atlantic 85 and D

Shout 10.30 📟 – Launch 10/18

February 4th, 2018

The volunteer crew onboard our Atlantic 85 lifeboat were diverted from a training exercise to assist a motor boat with engine difficulties off the seafront at Porthcawl. The boat was taken under tow and into

Shout 17.10 📟 – Launch 8+9/18

January 11th, 2018

Both lifeboats were on a tasking to search for a missing person. The Atlantic 85, which was at Rest Bay, spotted a surfer caught in the rip current at the point. Due to the surfer’s location close

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