Shouts

10 08, 2022

Launch 39/22 – 📟 8.30pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew after receiving a report of a person on a paddleboard with 2 people clinging to it drifting out to sea off Newton Point. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat Rose of the Shires was swiftly on scene, having just washed down following a training exercise. All 3 casualties were taken

10 08, 2022

Launch 38/22 – 📟 4.48pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew after receiving reports of multiple persons attempting to cross the Ogmore River from the Newton side as the tide was nearing high water. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat Rose of the Shires was launched on service and transferred 31 people across the river as a preventative safety measure to

9 08, 2022

Launch 37/22 – 📟 5.21pm

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UK Coastguard paged Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew following a report that a group of people on a kayak had got into difficulty close to Newton Point. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat Rose of the Shires was launched on service with four crew onboard and arrived on scene locating the casualties on the rocks to the

28 07, 2022

Launch 35+36/22 – 📟 5.29pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew following a report a fisherman had fallen into the water from rocks in the cove area of Rest Bay (between Rest Bay Point and Hutchwns Point). Both the charity's D Class Hugo Missen and Atlantic 85 Rose of the Shires were launched on service but were stood down by the

25 07, 2022

Launch 34/22 – 📟 11.43pm

By | July 26th, 2022|Comments Off on Launch 34/22 – 📟 11.43pm

UK Coastguard paged Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew along with Porthcawl Coastguard team following a report a person had been seen entering the water at Newton Beach wearing shorts but had not been seen returning. The crew onboard the charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat, Rose of the Shires conducted a thorough search of the area on a

17 07, 2022

Launch 33/22 – 📟 8.30pm

By | July 22nd, 2022|Comments Off on Launch 33/22 – 📟 8.30pm

Whilst returning from an earlier launch to Dunraven Bay, UK Coastguard gave a further tasking to the crew of our D Class Hugo Missen. The coastguard had received a report from Porthcawl NCI of a number of people attempting to cross the Ogmore river at the river mouth. When the crew arrived on scene they

17 07, 2022

Launch 32/22 – 📟 8.04pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew following a report they'd received from Porthcawl NCI that a paddleboarder may be in need of assistance off Dunraven Bay. The charity's D Class lifeboat Hugo Missen was launched on service. When the crew arrived on scene the paddleboarder had made it close into shore and required no assistance.

17 07, 2022

Launch 31/22 – 📟 10.05am

By | July 21st, 2022|Comments Off on Launch 31/22 – 📟 10.05am

Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew were on training exercise at Rest Bay onboard Atlantic 85 Rose of the Shires when they spotted a paddleboarder being assisted by an RNLI lifeguard some distance from the shore. There was a second paddleboarder close by too. Both had been some distance from the shore in off shore winds when the

17 07, 2022

Launch 30/22 – 📟 10.00am

By | July 21st, 2022|Comments Off on Launch 30/22 – 📟 10.00am

Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew launched on their training exercise aboard D Class Hugo Missen and were immediately flagged down by a swimmer in Sandy Bay. The swimmer requested assistance and was taken aboard the lifeboat and dropped back to the slipway at the harbour.

2 07, 2022

Launch 28+29/22 – 📟 7.20pm

By | July 4th, 2022|Comments Off on Launch 28+29/22 – 📟 7.20pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI’s volunteer crew following a report they’d received from Porthcawl NCI that a group of 5 people were cut off by the tide on the southern side of Dunraven Bay, Southerndown. Both the charity’s D Class lifeboat, Hugo Missen and Atlantic 85 lifeboat, Rose of the Shires were launched on service