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27 11, 2021

Launch 76/21 – 📟 11.09am

By | November 29th, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 76/21 – 📟 11.09am

UK Coastguard requested the launch of the charity’s relief D Class lifeboat Super G II following a report a small inflatable boat with two people onboard had suffered engine difficulties off Rhych Point. The lifeboat was requested to launch in order to assess the situation and arrived on scene to find the vessel at anchor whilst

22 11, 2021

Launch 74+75/21 – 📟 1.10pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew after a 999 call was received from a man in the water at Scarweather Sands off Porthcawl. Both Porthcawl's Atlantic 85 lifeboat, Rose of the Shires and relief D Class lifeboat, Super G II along with The Mumbles Lifeboat Roy Barker IV and a Coastguard helicopter had been

20 11, 2021

Launch 73/21 – 📟 3.50pm

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Whilst returning back to the lifeboat station from the earlier service call to Morfa Beach, the volunteer crew spotted a surfer struggling against the current at the point in Rest Bay. The surfer was being dragged in the direction of town. The surfer was offered assistance and taken onboard the lifeboat and was dropped off

20 11, 2021

Launch 72/21 – 📟 3.21pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI’s Atlantic 85 along with Port Talbot RNLI’s D Class and the Coastguard Helicopter based at St. Athan following a 999 call with concerns regarding an object that had been seen floating in the water off Morfa Sands (between Sker Point and Port Talbot). After a brief search of the area

19 11, 2021

Launch 71/21 – 📟 3.35pm

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UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl’s volunteer RNLI crew to assist with a multi-agency incident on the Vale of Glamorgan coastline. The charity’s relief D Class lifeboat Super G II was launched on service to assist with the incident. Whilst enroute to the scene the incident was successfully resolved and the lifeboat was stood down.

16 11, 2021

Launch 69+70/21 – 📟 5.36pm

By | November 17th, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 69+70/21 – 📟 5.36pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl’s volunteer RNLI crew to assist with a multi-agency search between Porthcawl seafront and Rest Bay. The charity’s Atlantic 85 lifeboat Rose of the Shires and the relief D Class lifeboat Super G II were both launched on service to conduct a shoreline search. After a search of around 45 minutes the

14 11, 2021

Launch 68/21 – 📟 12.08pm

By | November 17th, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 68/21 – 📟 12.08pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI’s volunteer crew along with Porthcawl Coastguard following a report a surfer had dislocated their shoulder at Rest Bay. The crew made best speed to Rest Bay arriving on scene to find large surf conditions with 5-6 foot clean waves. The crew beached the lifeboat and attempted to locate the surfer who

1 11, 2021

Launch 67/21 – 📟 2.30pm

By | November 1st, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 67/21 – 📟 2.30pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI’s volunteer crew along with Porthcawl Coastguard following a report of a capsized kayak in Sandy Bay. The charity's Atlantic 85 lifeboat, Rose of the Shires was launched on service and the crew swiftly located the kayak, however there was no sign of the kayaker in the immediate area in which it

10 10, 2021

Launch 66/21 – 📟 7.53pm

By | October 18th, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 66/21 – 📟 7.53pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew along with Llantwit Major Coastguard following a report that someone was flashing a light to the south eastern side of witches point. There were concerns the person was cut off by the tide and/or in need of assistance. The charity’s Atlantic 85, Rose of the Shires was launched

9 10, 2021

Launch 64+65/21 – 📟 6.21pm

By | October 18th, 2021|Comments Off on Launch 64+65/21 – 📟 6.21pm

UK Coastguard tasked Porthcawl RNLI's volunteer crew to investigate reports from National Coastwatch Institution - Porthcawl of a person with young children attempting to cross at the mouth of the river Ogmore. Both lifeboats were launched on service and carried out a search of the area with nothing further found. The lifeboats were stood down