40 ft Yacht with prop issue

Shout 36 Saturday 9 Nov Called 1529 Ret 1610 SW3 40ft Yacht with prop issue.  Lifeboat launched to assist a vessel with a jib sheet caught around the prop between Lymington and Newtown.  A tow was established with the vessel and towed back to Lymington’s harbourmaster...

Kite surfer in difficulty

Shout 35 Thursday 31 October Called 1600 Ret 1626 E4 Lifeboat was called to reports of a kite surfer in trouble near Tanners lane.  The crew quickly spotted the casualty low in the water near Tanner lane and recovered them into the lifeboat and proceeded back to the...

Dramatic Rescue from RIB in marshes

Shout 34 Sun 29 Sept Called 0022 Ret 0240 SW 7/9 Dramatic rescue of four people from a stranded RIB, stuck on the marshes east of Lymington River. Under extreme weather conditions the crew found the vessel on the lee shore on the marsh.  Two RNLI crew were dropped at...

Medical assistance required

Shout 32 Sat 14 Sept Called 1621 Ret 1700 W 2 Crew called to assist SCAS (South Central Ambulance Service) to extract crew member from yacht alongside Dan Bran Pontoon after a medical incident. Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...

Broken down RIB

Shout 29 Mon 12 Aug Called 1848 Ret 1930 F3 Towed broken down RIB into Keyhaven Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...

Yacht with Broken Mast and Injured crew

Shout 28 Sun 11 Aug (Station Open Day) Called 1206 Ret 1402 SW 6/7 Yacht with Broken Mast and Injured crew off Beaulieu. Worked with Hamble lifeboat to support injured crew member and was air lifted to hospital. Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...

Yacht with Shredded sails

Shout 27 Mon 05 Aug Called 1714 Ret 1739 SW 5/6 Yacht with shredded sails and nervous crew at end of river, assistance given with vote of thanks received  for reassuring professionalism Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...