Latest Shouts

Launch 91+92/19 – 📟 6.30pm

October 14th, 2019

Both Porthcawl lifeboats were launched to assist with a multi agency incident in the Vale of Glamorgan area.

Launch 89+90/19 – 📟 4.44pm

October 12th, 2019

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were tasked by UK Coastguard following reports that a film crew of 12 people were cut off by the tide at Southerndown. The Atlantic 85 lifeboat and

Launch 87+88/19 – 📟 3.21pm

October 12th, 2019

The Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched on service following a report a fisherman had been swept out to sea at Ogmore River mouth. Our volunteer crews arrived on scene to find the

Launch 86/19 – 📟 2.05pm

October 8th, 2019

The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched in strong wind and rough seas following a report a windsurfer was in difficulty off Newton Point. The lifeboat made best speed in the conditions conducting a search of

Launch 84+85/19 – 📟 7.34pm

September 21st, 2019

Our volunteers were paged by UK Coastguard to conduct a search after a report of a person in the water at Newton Point. Following a search along with Porthcawl Coastguard Team, the Coastguard Helicopter and

Launch 83/19 – 📟 10.50am

September 20th, 2019

UK Coastguard paged our volunteer crew earlier today following a report of a swimmer who was in difficulty in Sandy Bay. The Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched on service and arrived on scene to find

Launch 82/19 – 📟 4.24pm

September 14th, 2019

UK Coastguard requested the launch of our Atlantic 85 lifeboat to a broken down fishing boat with two people onboard near the Kenfig Patches buoy. The boat was taken under tow and back to the

Launch 80+81/19 – 📟 4.58pm

September 1st, 2019

UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to a person in the water. Initial information was unclear as to whether the location was Newton Point or Rhych Point. Both our Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats

Launch 78+79/19 – 📟 7.21pm

August 30th, 2019

UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to a report of a person cut off by the tide south east  of Witches Point. Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were launched on service and

Launch 77/19 – 📟 6.08pm

August 30th, 2019

UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to two children reported to be in difficulty at Trecco Bay. The D Class lifeboat was launched on service but was stood down shortly after launching when it was

Launch 76/19 – 📟 3.41pm

August 30th, 2019

UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to assist a sailing yacht with engine difficulties off Porthcawl breakwater. Before the lifeboat was launched the yacht got pinned against the breakwater but was swept clear by the

Launch 74+75/19 – 📟 9.42am

August 25th, 2019

UK Coastguard requested the launch of both our Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats to assist with a multi-agency search close inshore.

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