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...

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...

Report of three explosions in Totland Bay

Monday 12th March Shout 02 Called 1915 Ret 2115 Weather NW F4/5 Lifeboat diverted from exercise to investigate three explosions reported by 999 in Totland Bay.  Stood down by Coastguard after shore investigations revealed ‘fireworks’. Click here to see RNLI Station...

RIB with 4 persons aboard reported sinking mid Solent

Saturday 6th January 2018 Shout 01 Called 01:20 Ret 04:50 NW F3/4 Lymington & Yarmouth lifeboats plus HMCG shore teams and the CG Helicopter searched for 3 hours and found nothing.  Call now believed to have been a hoax! Click here to see RNLI Station site for...