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17 September 2020 Paged 3.35 pm Launched 3.41 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launched 3.46 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of two kayakers in difficulties to the west of Portwrinkle Kayakers found separated in two coves to the west of Portwrinkle and taken back to Portwrinkle harbour 11 September 2020 Paged 1.16 pm Launched 1.22 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Assist 4 persons on a small speedboat in difficulties by the Millpool slipway Incident under control as our volunteer crew arrived on scene 4 September 2020 Paged 7.13 pm Launched 7.16 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launched at the request of HM Coastguard No further information available 27 August 2020 Paged 7.16 pm Launched 7.22 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Reports of 3 persons on 2 kayaks in difficulties off Hannafore Point Casualties assisted back to the beach 19 August 2020 Paged 4.11 pm Request to launch Atlantic 85 Report of a surfer in difficulty off Downderry Crew stood down before launch 18 August 2020 Launched 10.45 am D Class Ollie Naismith Assist local boat sustaining damage in Looe bay No further information available 5 August 2020 Paged 4.59 pm Launched 5.07  D Class Ollie Naismith Launched 5.08 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of two persons in water by a yacht moored off Plaidy beach Arriving on scene our crew did not find anyone in the water, false alarm with good intent 25July 2020 Paged 7.26 pm Launched 7.37 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launched 7.39 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of four people cut off by the tide between Downderry and Portwrinkle Casualties found in a cove west of Portwrinkle and taken back to Portwrinkle harbour 14 July 2020 Paged 12.49 pm Launched 12.56 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Launched 1.19 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Assist a yacht with four persons on board drifting with a disabled rudder Yacht towed to a berth on West Looe Quay 25 June 2020 Paged 4.48 pm Launched 4.55 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Reports of two persons in difficulties in the water off Tregantle beach Casualties on shore in the care of RNLI lifeguards and ambulance service as our crew arrived on scene 22 June 2020 Paged 4.57 pm Launched 5.05 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launched 5.07 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist a person injured after falling from a kayak west of Portwrinkle Casualty taken by lifeboat to Portwrinkle harbour and handed into the care of SW Ambulance service 20 June 2020 Paged 6.41 pm Launched 6.50 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Report of three persons cut off by the tide at Talland Casualties found on rocks and taken back to Talland beach 13 June 2020 Paged 6.42 pm Launched 6.51 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of an empty dinghy drifting at the back of Looe Island Dinghy towed back to lifeboat station 10 June 2020 Paged 6.08 pm Launched 6.15 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Reports of a person fallen onto rocks below Nailzee Point Casualty taken by lifeboat to East Looe beach and handed into the care of Coastguard Rescue 924 paramedics 9 June 2020 Paged 5.16 pm Launched 5.26 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II D Class Ollie Naismith Reports of three people cut off by the tide somewhere between Looe and Portwrinkle Casualties found in a cove west of Portwrinkle and bought back to Looe 9 June 2020 Paged 8.08 am Launched 8.20 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Investigate debris reported floating 10 miles south of Looe Hatch recovered and bought back to boathouse, search of the area did not find any more debris 6 June 2020 Paged 10.25 am Launched 10.34 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of two windsurfers in difficulties east of Downderry Arriving on scene our volunteer crew confirmed two windsurfers who were back on the beach were safe and well 4 June 2020 Paged 6.08 pm Launched 6.17 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist two persons on board a 21’ searay boat with engine problems 200m east of Looe Island Boat towed back to East Looe Quay 31 May 2020 Paged 1.10 am Launched 1.20 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Launched 1.21 am D Class Ollie Naismith Tasking request to launch both boats Crews stood down shortly after launch, no further information available 27 May 2020 Paged 4.41 pm Launched 4.49 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist crew member on a boat 9 miles south of Looe No further information available 25 May 2020 Paged 4.39 pm Request to launch D Class Ollie Naismith Report of multiple persons in difficulties over on Whitsand bay Stood down before launch as persons helped ashore by off duty lifeguards and local surfers 26 May 2020 Paged 4.10 pm Launched 4.20 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist two persons on board a 20’ bayliner boat with engine problems by Looe Island Boat towed back to East Looe Quay 26 May 2020 Paged 9.39 pm Launched 9.47 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of an empty green kayak drifting off Portwrinkle beach Volunteer crew conducted a shoreline search for a missing person, with nothing found crew stood down and returned to station 6 February 2020 Paged 11.56 am Launched 12.04 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of a kayaker in difficulties off Seaton On arrival volunteer crew found kayaker safe ashore 2019 23 November 2019 Paged 6.01 pm Launch cancelled 6.04 pm Coastguard request to launch both boats 19 November 2019 Paged 10.17 pm Launched 10.28 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Concerns for a trawler sinking on it’s moorings 9 November 2019 Paged 10.28 pm Launched 10.38 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launch requested to assist Devon & Cornwall Police 9 November 2019 Paged 2.07 pm Launched 2.15 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of three kayakers in difficulty off Talland 15 September 2019 Paged 5.10 am Launched 5.21 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist 1 person on board a 17’ dory with engine problems, lost in fog between Looe and Seaton 25 August 2019 Paged 12.06 pm Launched 12.13 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist a crabber with engine problems 1 mile south of Downderry 22 August 2019 Paged 2.30 pm Crew assemble Injured Merlin Rocket sailor bought ashore by Looe Sailing Club safety boat 20 August 2019 Paged 8.50 pm Launched 8.55 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist 3 persons on board a 16 foot speedboat with engine problems 1 mile South of Millendreath 18 August 2019 Paged 4.54 pm Launched 4.58 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Report of a kayaker in difficulty off Looe Island 17 August 2019 Paged 2.51 pm Launched 2.59 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of 2 teenagers in difficulty on a blue kayak / dinghy between Talland and Polperro 2 August 2019 Paged 6.25 pm Launched 6.30 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Report of 4 persons cut off by tide at Plaidy 30 July 2019 Paged 3.06 pm Launched 3.10 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Launch requested to assist Devon & Cornwall Police and SW Ambulance service 29 June 2019 Paged 6.59 pm Launched 7.04 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of an empty kayak with an object close by off Plaidy beach 28 June 2019 Shout 1 Paged 11.28 am Launched 11.32 am D Class Ollie Naismith Report of an inflatable blown out to sea past the Banjo Pier 28 June 2019 Shout 2 Paged 12.44 pm Launched N/A D Class Ollie Naismith Report of an inflatable blown offshore 28 June 2019 Shout 3 Paged 2.54 pm Launched 2.58 pm D Class Ollie Naismith Report of an inflatable blown offshore with two persons onboard 28 June 2019 Shout 4 Paged 4.49 pm Launched 4.55 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of an 18’ boat with 3 persons on board run out of fuel 3 miles south east of Looe 26 July 2019 Paged 2.26 pm Launched 2.32 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Report of a broken down dinghy with two persons onboard, 200m off Millendreath beach 23 July 2019 Paged 5.07 pm Launched 5.10 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assisted a fishing trawler taking on water approx 15 miles SSW of Looe 7 July 2019 Paged 12.44 pm Launched 12.52 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II D Class Ollie Naismith Report of a group of kayakers overdue from Millendreath beach 30 June 2019 Paged 3.36 pm Launched 3.46 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist British Divers Marine Life Rescue and Looe Coastguard team with a stranded dolphin on Hannafore 22 June 2019 Shout 1 Paged 4.45 pm Launched 4.50 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of three kayakers in difficulties off Looe Island Shout 2 Paged 9 pm Launched 9.08 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of a boat in difficulties off Millendreath beach 22 June 2019 Paged 3.15 pm Launched 3.23 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II D Class Ollie Naismith Reports of a boat on rocks off Millendreath beach 21 June 2019 Paged 10.46 am Launched 10.52 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II D Class Ollie Naismith Assist SW Ambulance service with a casualty on Looe Island 16 May 2019 Shout 1 Paged 6.25 am Launched 6.34 am Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Assist a crabber with engine problems off Colmer rocks 16 May 2019 Shout 2 Paged 3.07 pm Launched 3.12 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of dog in the water / on cliffs by Sharrow Point 13 May 2019 Paged 6.30 pm Launched 6.36 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II Reports of a kite surfer in difficulties off Seaton beach 21 April 2019 Shout 1 Paged 4.14 pm Launched 4.24 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II and D Class Ollie Naismith Multi agency casualty evacuation from Freathy beach 21 April 2019 Shout 2 Tasked 6.16 pm Launched 6.16 pm Atlantic 85 Sheila and Dennis Tongue II During recovery of Atlantic 85 from first shout, crews tasked to reports of three
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