Launched to an injured kitesurfer at Keyhaven

Shout 21 Wednesday 29th Dec 2021 Called 1204 Ret 1504 Weather SW 5/6  The casualty received care from the crew and paramedics.  A decision was made to transfer the casualty to the Coastguard helicopter, given the serious nature of the leg injury and weather...

Respond to a MayDay call

Shout 20 on 21st Nov Month Called 1054 Ret 1215 Weather NE F5 Lymington RNLI we’re called to a mayday, to help an casualty who had been hit by the boom onboard a racing yacht. The casualty was assessed and taken onboard the lifeboat and handed over into the care of...

Launched to a RIB aground on the marshes

Shout 19  Friday 27 August Called 1139 Ret 1330 Weather n/a A RIB with 3 people on board was hard aground on the marshes to the eastern entrance to Pylewell Lake.  The 3 people were taken onboard the lifeboat and the anchor was deployed on the RIB to ensure it did not...

Medical evacuation

Shout 18 Thursday 26th August Called 1640 Ret 1852 Weather NE4 Lymington lifeboat launched to evacuate a lady with an ankle injury at Colwell Bay on the Isle of Wight.  She was taken onto the lifeboat in a basket stretcher and taken to Yarmouth and handed over into...

Persons in water near Lepe

Shout 17 Monday 16 August Called 1742 Ret 1824 Weather SW4 Lifeboat diverted from exercise to support Cowes lifeboat with reports of 4 people in difficulty at Lepe. On arrival a shoreline search was started and after a period of time the lifeboat was stood down after...

Search for a missing kite surfer

Shout 16 Saturday 14 Aug Called 1428 Ret 1505 Weather SW4 The lifeboat was returning from a previous shout when a call came through that a kite surfer was missing.  The crew started a shoreline search from Oxey Lake towards Keyhaven.  The call came through from the...

Assist an Inflatable tender with engine trouble

Shout 15 Saturday 14 Aug Called 1343 Ret 1421 Weather SW4 Lifeboat found the tender on the beach near Hurst Spit after a 999 call from a member of the public.  Tender and one person on board was taken onto the lifeboat and taken back to Milford on Sea. Click here to...

Respond to a Mayday call

Shout 13 Sunday 01 Aug 2021 Called 1554 Ret 1758 Weather SW 1-2 Lymington crew assist a small motor boat taking on water just outside of the Lymington River.  On arrival there was a small amount of water ingress and the lifeboat crew established a tow and then...

Assist a person in the water

Shout 12 23rd July 2021 Called 1307 Ret 1439 Weather E4 Called to assist a woman who had fallen into the water from her paddleboard at Milford on Sea. The lady was taken onto the lifeboat and given some basic casualty care and then taken back to shore Click here to...