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...

Assist an 8m RIB with engine trouble

Shout 11 Monday 19 July 2021 Called 1931 Ret 2051 Weather NE 1 Called to assist a motor boat with 4 children and 1 adult bear Tanners Lane. The lifeboat established a tow and took the vessel back to Lymington Marina Click here to see RNLI Station site for official...

Assist a medical emergency

Shout 10 Thursday 01 July Called 1158 Ret 1355 Weather SW4 Lymington RNLI assisted with a medical emergency at Barton-on-Sea yesterday lunchtime. The casualty had sustained an injury on the shore but had to be taken to hospital via the lifeboat Click here to see RNLI...