Called to assist 2 jet skis with 3 people on board

Shout 09 Mon 31 May Called 2213 Ret 0200 Weather NE3 After a long search the lifeboat located the casualties off Beaulieu Spit. The jet ski was semi – submerged and was being towed by the other jet ski.  The 3 people were brought onto the lifeboat and taken to...

Called to assist a broken down jet ski.

Shout 08 Mon 31 May Called 1812 Ret 2015 Weather NE2 The lifeboat searched around the Needles but the crew could not locate the casualty vessel with 2 people on board.  The lifeboat was stood down after the Coastguard confirmed a passing vessel has picked up the jet...

Assist a 4 metre motorboat

Shout 06 Friday 14 May Called 2020 Ret 2120 Weather SWF3 The lifeboat located the motorboat near Oxley Lake and the people onboard taken onto the lifeboat.  A tow was established and taken back to Yarmouth. Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...

RIB and 4 people aground on the marshes.

Shout 05 Thurs 13 May Called 0013 Ret 0147 Weather S4/5 The lifeboat was quick to locate the casualties and were brought back to safety at the Lymington Harbour. The lifeboat retuned to the RIB and re-floated the vessel and a lifeboat crew member motored the vessels...

Assist kitesurfer near Oxey Lake

Shout 04 Sun 17 Jan Called 1206 Ret 1315 Weather SW 2 The lifeboat launched to assist a kitesurfer, called by a member of the public.  The lifeboat was swift to launch and reached the surfer within 3 mins of launching. The kitesurfer was very well prepared and was...

Launched to reports of flares.

Shout 03 Sunday 3rd January Called 1754 Ret 1855 Weather NE 1 The lifeboat launched to reports of flares near Berthon Marina.  After conducting a thorough search of the area and local Coastguard teams and police finding spent flares, the lifeboat was stood down. Click...

Assist a dinghy and a safety boat

Shout 02 Sunday 3rd January Called 1337 Ret 1415 Weather NE F2 The lifeboat launched swiftly to rescue a 49er dinghy and safety boat which had suffered engine failure.  The lifeboat took both casualty vessels under tow back to the Lymington Harbour Master pontoon....

Assist a 26ft yacht with engine failure

Shout 01 Saturday 2nd Jan Called 16.38 – Ret 18.37 Weather N1 The Lymington crew were called to their first rescue of the New Year, to help a yacht with 3 people on board near the Shingle Bank.  A tow was established and the yacht was taken back to Lymington...