Shouts

29 11, 2020

Launch 45/20 – 📟 4.12pm

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UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to search for an overdue kayaker following concerns for their safety. The kayaker had been due to paddle the coastline between Ogmore By Sea and Dunraven Bay but hadn’t confirmed to their contact that they had returned safely. With time of the essence due to falling light and a

22 11, 2020

Launch 44/20 – 📟 11.25am

By | November 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 44/20 – 📟 11.25am

Porthcawl's volunteer RNLI crew were diverted from a training exercise by UK Coastguard and asked to attend Rest Bay to a report of surfers being swept around the point. As the lifeboat arrived on scene the crew spotted the surfers climbing out onto rocks in the cove area. Once it was confirmed all surfers were

21 11, 2020

Launch 43/20 – 📟 1.11pm

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Porthcawl's volunteer RNLI crew were tasked by UK Coastguard following a report which had been received from Porthcawl NCI of a windsurfer who appeared to be in difficulties off Newton Point. The charity’s Atlantic 85 lifeboat Rose of the Shires was launched on service in moderate to rough seas with wind gusts of up to

20 10, 2020

Launch 41+42/20 – 📟 6.55pm

By | October 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 41+42/20 – 📟 6.55pm

Our volunteer crew were tasked by UK Coastguard immediately after the previous call to conduct a search as part of a multi-agency incident in the area of Sandy Bay. Both lifeboats conducted a search of the area in the dark with some fairly large swell rolling into the bay alongside the Coastguard Helicopter, Porthcawl Coastguard

20 10, 2020

Launch 40/20 – 📟 6.38pm

By | October 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 40/20 – 📟 6.38pm

Porthcawl's volunteer crew were tasked by UK Coastguard to assist two surfers who had been swept onto rocks close to the marina entrance. The charity's D class lifeboat was launched and both casualties were recovered onto the D Class and transferred to the slipway. To support Porthcawl RNLI with a donation visit: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/porthcawl-rnli

20 09, 2020

Launch 39/20 – 📟 1.41pm

By | October 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 39/20 – 📟 1.41pm

UK Coastguard paged our volunteer crew to assist a Personal Water Craft (PWC) with two people onboard which had broken down off Porthcawl seafront. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat 'Rose of the Shires' was launched on service. The crew located the PWC and its two occupants near to Fairy Buoy and the PWC was taken

19 09, 2020

Launch 38/20 – 📟 5.32pm

By | October 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 38/20 – 📟 5.32pm

Tasked by UK Coastguard to a report of a paddleboarder in difficulty in the area of Ogmore Deeps. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat 'Rose of the Shires' was launched on service making best speed to the location in relatively calm seas with strong north easterly winds. The crew located the two casualties, a father and

18 09, 2020

Launch 37/20 – 📟 5.47pm

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UK Coastguard requested the launch of our D Class lifeboat to provide assistance with a multi-agency incident on the Vale of Glamorgan coastline.

17 09, 2020

Launch 36/20 – 📟 6.53pm

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UK Coastguard requested the launch of our D Class lifeboat to a report a fisherman was cut off by the tide at Sker Point. The relief D Class lifeboat 'Super G II' was launched on service in calm conditions and made best speed to the location to the western side of Sker Point. The crew

5 09, 2020

Launch 35/20 – 📟 6.03pm

By | October 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Launch 35/20 – 📟 6.03pm

Atlantic 85 lifeboat 'Rose of the Shires' was launched on service just after 6pm on Saturday evening following multiple 999 calls to UK Coastguard for a kite surfer in difficulty at Southerndown. Our volunteer crew made best speed to the scene in rough seas. As the crew arrived on scene updated information from the first