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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

Shout 17.48 📟 – Launch 62+63/17

August 24th, 2017

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched to an incident on the rocks at Ogmore Deeps. A male had fallen approximately 15ft and had a head injury and suspected spinal injury. Our

Shout 17.10 📟 – Launch 61/17

August 24th, 2017

Our volunteers launched our Atlantic 85 lifeboat to an experienced kite surfer in Newton Bay. She had equipment issues when the wind dropped and it wasn't strong enough for the size of kite she was

Shout 22.33 📟 – Launch 59+60/17

August 23rd, 2017

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched at the request of UK Coastguard following a report of 2 vulnerable teenage girls in the water at Sandy Bay (Coney Beach). The D Class

Shout 16.34 📟 – Launch 57+58/17

August 19th, 2017

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats launched to two persons cut off by the tide near Witches Point in an area known as Temple Bay. They had attempted to climb up the cliff

Shout 15.28 📟 – Launch 56/17

August 19th, 2017

Atlantic 85 lifeboat launched to a windsurfer in difficulty in Newton Bay. Casualty and his equipment were taken onboard the lifeboat and to the slipway at Newton where Porthcawl Coastguard were waiting to meet the

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