Latest Shouts

Shout 18.45 📟 – Launch 14/18

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

Shout 16.35 📟 – Launch 6+7/18

January 11th, 2018

Whilst conducting a search for a missing person, both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats received an immediate tasking by UK Coastguard to surfers reported to be in difficulty and caught in a rip current at the

Shout 16.07 📟 – Launch 4+5/18

January 11th, 2018

The Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were both launched at the request of UK Coastguard to assist South Wales Police : Heddlu De Cymru with a search for a missing despondent male. The lifeboats commenced a

Shout 14.39 📟 – Launch 2+3/18

January 10th, 2018

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched on service at the request of UK Coastguard following reports of a RIB with two people onboard which had broken down and was dragging anchor

Shout 15.27 📟 – Launch 1/18

January 4th, 2018

Porthcawl volunteer crew were tasked to a multi-agency incident by UK Coastguard following reports of a person who had fallen into the sea off Porthcawl Breakwater. Although in relatively shallow water the person was being

Shout 11.33 📟 – Launch 81/17

December 28th, 2017

D Class lifeboat Jean Ryall was launched to a report of people cut off by the tide at Witches Point, Southerndown. Whilst our volunteer crew proceeded to the scene UK Coastguard received information that the people involved

Shout 23.50 📟 – Launch 79+80/17

December 15th, 2017

Both our Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched to conduct a search for a missing person who police had concerns for their safety. Porthcawl and Port Talbot Coastguard Teams searched the land while

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.

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