Lymington Lifeboat Station

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lymington Lifeboat Station

 

Lymington Lifeboat Station

 

Shouts 2018

Round the Island Race Shouts

Saturday 7th July Shouts 21-25

Shout 21 Called 0926 Ret 0946 – Motor Boat Broken Down

Shouts 22 – 25 various times – Varvasi Wreck

Weather Light Winds

Shout 21 Small motor boat broken down in middle of Round the Island race fleet!! Towed to safer waters.
Shouts 22 – 25 RTI yachts observed hitting the Varvassi Wreck.  Safety check by RNLI crew – no further action. Yachts continued racing.
Shout 25 – as above but Yacht retired to Gosport under own power

Dinghy reported aground in Pylewell Lake

Sunday 20th May Shout 07

Called 20:24 Ret 21:15

Calm and Clear

Unable to get inshore due to the low tide, two lifeboat crew walked across the mud to the vessel to find a young fisherman aboard a small inflatable ‘pool toy’ dinghy.  Occupant recovered to lifeboat station for a warming shower and then into hands of grateful parents.

Lifeboat returned to service at 21:55 after a deep clean

Medical Evacuation of Injured Walker

Tues 10 April Shout 03

Called 1353 Ret 1615

Weather E/SE F1/2

Injured walker was in an unreachable position by road riverside location on the upper reaches of the Beaulieu River.
Working with our blue light partners, the lifeboat crew assisted in the extrication of an injured walker, transporting them down the river bank and across mud into the lifeboat for delivery to specialist care.