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 Call Outs - 2004

In an emergency dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard

   50

Incidents in 2004 

 


Date of incident

18/12/2004

Time of incident

08:15

Details

Call to take photos of yesterday’s incident at Steephill cove and email to Receiver of Wreck. RTS - 10:50.

Team members

DB, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

50


Date of incident

17/12/2004

Time of incident

17:30

Details

Call to beached Whale at Steephill Cove. RTS - 19:30.

Team members

DB, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

49


Date of incident

30/11/2004

Time of incident

11:30

Details

HLS medivac, Seaclose Newport. RTS - 14:30.

Team members

DB, SC

Other team (s) called

Rescue IJ, IOW Ambulance, IOW Fire, Newport IRT

Call Number

48


Date of incident

27/11/2004

Time of incident

19:25

Details

Group page to assist Needles CRT with 3 climbers stuck on the cliffs at Alum Bay. The 3 climbers were airlifted by Rescue IJ. Set up HLS on cliff top. Casualty’s ok but cold. RTS - 22:00.

Team members

DB, BF, MG, MR, JE, DT, SC, KT, CW, PB

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Rescue IJ

Call Number

47


Date of incident

14/11/2004

Time of incident

20:35

Details

Call from Solent to investigate sighting of a Parachute Flare off Wheelers Bay. Local Fisherman interviewed, thought to of seen it fired from inland. Later confirmed as this. RTS - 21:10.

Team members

DB, MG

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

46


Date of incident

12/11/2004

Time of incident

22:00

Details

Man Seaclose landing site, Newport. RTS - 23:15.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

IOW Fire, Rescue IJ, IOW Ambulance, Newport IRT

Call Number

45


Date of incident

30/10/2004

Time of incident

11:45

Details

Pager call from Solent to assist Needles with dog in distress at Brook. Assisted Needles CRT with recovery. RTS - 12:35.

Team members

DB, PB, SW, DT

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT

Call Number

44


Date of incident

23/10/2004

Time of incident

15:16

Details

Whilst on patrol, tasked to windsurfer in difficulties off of Yaverland. PB entered water with Lifeguard and assisted him to the shore. Casualty exhausted but OK. Resumed Patrol - 15:57.

Team members

DT, PB

Other team (s) called

Sandown Lifeguards

Call Number

43

Date of incident

18/10/2004

Time of incident

14:00

Details

Call to check for debris from barge (see call no.41). Found oil on beach – Crane remains in the water. Reported back to Solent. RTS - 15:15.

Team members

PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

42


Date of incident

17/10/2004

Time of incident

15:00

Details

Group page to barge sinking off Bonchurch. Barge had lost load of: Crane and Rocks. Nobody in the water. Barge listing heavily. Bembridge ALB used pump and righted it. All OK - observed. RTS - 17:45.

Team members

DB, MG, DT, SW, PB, CW, KT, JE, AW

Other team (s) called

Bembridge ALB

Call Number

41


Date of incident

14/10/2004

Time of incident

10:30

Details

Call from Solent to a man with broken leg on yacht off of Cowes. Ambulance on scene and casualty taken to St Mary’s. RTS - 11:30.

Team members

DB

Other team (s) called

IOW Ambulance, Cowes L/B

Call Number

40


Date of incident

03/10/2004

Time of incident

13:30

Details

Call from Solent to dog on the rocks at Eastern Cliffs, Ventnor. On arrival sadly the dog had drowned. Owner comforted and taken home. RTS - 15:00.

Team members

DB, DT, MG

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

39


Date of incident

02/10/2004

Time of incident

15:21

Details

Whilst on patrol, tasked to investigate object in the water - found to be Surf Board. Located owner on the beach safe and well. Resumed patrol - 16:00.

Team members

DT, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

38

Date of incident

29/9/2004

Time of incident

11:00

Details

Call to investigate a boat at the Folly Inn – Whippingham. All OK.

Team members

DB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

37


Date of incident

26/09/2004

Time of incident

18:30

Details

Pager call from Solent - Missing Plane. All stood down as Plane located. RTS - 19:30.

Team members

DB, DT, LG

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Rescue IJ

Call Number

36


Date of incident

10/09/2004

Time of incident

17:30

Details

Pager call to person in the sea at Bonchurch. Stood Down on arrival at Station. FAWGI.

Team members

DT, DB, CW

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

35


Date of incident

30/08/2004

Time of incident

14:34

Details

Whilst on patrol tasked to Yaverland – 2 Dinghies blowing offshore. Had visual and monitored. Jet Ski's aided them to the shore. Resumed patrol - 15:04.

Team members

AW, PB

Other team (s) called

Bembridge CRT

Call Number

34


Date of incident

18/08/2004

Time of incident

17:45

Details

Pager call from Solent to missing 8yr old child at Shanklin Esplanade. Found by Lifeguards on arrival. All OK. RTS - 18:55.

Team members

AW, BF, SC, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

33


Date of incident

15/08/2004

Time of incident

12:00

Details

Tasked whilst on PR event to Sandown Rescue, launching to 2 Divers suffering from the Bends. Airlifted from Lifeboat to Haslar Hospital. RTS - 12:50.

Team members

PB, CW

Other team (s) called

Rescue IJ, SSILB

Call Number

32


Date of incident

08/08/2004

Time of incident

16:00

Details

Whilst at PR event – parachutist with broken ankle. Assisted paramedics RTS - 16:30.

Team members

DB, PB

Other team (s) called

IOW Ambulance

Call Number

31


Date of incident

07/08/2004

Time of incident

21:00

Details

Call from Solent to flashing light reported off Ventnor – approx 10miles. Turned out to be lights from Cherbourg  - very strange! RTS - 22:30.

Team members

DB, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

30


Date of incident

04/08/2004

Time of incident

18:40

Details

Pager call from Solent to reports of a man in the sea swimming after a rubber ring. SSILB tasked - pulled swimmer from water and landed on beach. Cold but OK. RTS - 20:00.

Team members

DB, DT, MR

Other team (s) called

SSILB

Call Number

29


Date of incident

28/07/2004

Time of incident

22:00

Details

Call from Solent to Persons cut off by tide at Luccombe. Search of Luccombe – Found to be just people fishing at Horse Ledge. All OK. RTS - 23:30.

Team members

DB, DT, MR

Other team (s) called

Rescue IJ, IOW Police

Call Number

28


Date of incident

25/07/2004

Time of incident

13:52

Details

Informed by Ventnor Longshoreman of boat 500yds off Haven drifting – on arrival 7 persons on board all waving for help. Boat brought ashore by Ventnor Fisherman. NO VHF, MOBILE, FLARES.                    Resumed Patrol - 14:27.

Team members

AW, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

27


Date of incident

20/07/2004

Time of incident

16:50

Details

Whilst on Patrol tasked to Swarm of Bees at Ventnor Esplanade – Cordoned area off. Remained there until Bee Keeper called. RTS - 18:36.

Team members

CW, PB, DT

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

26


Date of incident

17/07/2004

Time of incident

17:30

Details

Call from Solent to assist Needles CRT recover a body from base of cliffs at Watcombe Bay – Freshwater. RTS -19:30.

Team members

DB, BF, MR, JE

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Freshwater ILB, IOW Police

Call Number

25


Date of incident

14/07/2004

Time of incident

13:44

Details

Tasked whilst on PR - School Visit to 17’ Dory with lost anchor and suffering from engine failure. Towed to Ventnor Haven by Habour Master. RTS - 14:47.

Team members

CW, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

24


Date of incident

06/07/2004

Time of incident

14:52

Details

Pager call from Solent to male cut off by tide at Horse Ledge, Shanklin. Sandown Rescue launched and recovered him back to Shanklin Esplanade. RTS - 15:52.

Team members

MG, DT

Other team (s) called

SSILB

Call Number

23


Date of incident

27/06/2004

Time of incident

14:35

Details

Tasked whilst on Patrol to 2nd Incident of the day - possible suicide jumper - 21yr old female at Hanover Point, Compton. Police found her safe and well on arrival. Resumed Patrol - 15:00.

Team members

AW, PB

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, IOW Police

Call Number

22


Date of incident

27/06/2004

Time of incident

13:11

Details

Tasked whilst on Patrol to assist Needles CRT with a 71yr old male with broken hip – fell on Tennyson Downs. Taken to St. Marys, Newport. Resumed Patrol - 13:56.

Team members

AW, PB

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, IOW Ambulance

Call Number

21


Date of incident

26/06/2004

Time of incident

11:45

Details

Round the Island Yacht Race – 1 female bought ashore who was sick to Ventnor Haven.                 Continued  Patrol - 12:00.

Team members

DB, MG, SW

Other team (s) called

IOW Ambulance

Call Number

20


Date of incident

20/06/2004

Time of incident

12:16

Details

Pager call to Paraglider at Atherfield Holiday Camp. On arrival casualty T4 – fell after stalling parachute.    RTS - 13:40.

Team members

DT, DB, PB

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, IOW Ambulance

Call Number

19


Date of incident

19/06/2004

Time of incident

14:00

Details

Call from Solent to Catamaran dismasted 1mi S of Yellow Ledge. Observed and found to be part of a race. RIB recovered Cat and towed to safety. RTS - 14:39.

Team members

CW, PB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

18


Date of incident

09/06/2004

Time of incident

19:00

Details

Call from Solent to dinghy with people waving their arms. Turned out to be local fisherman tethering for Mackerel. FAWGI. RTS -19:50.

Team members

DT, MG

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

17


Date of incident

02/06/2004

Time of incident

19:45

Details

Call to Mayday SE of Sandown - full search carried out. Nothing found. RTS - 20:30.

Team members

DB, MR, MG, DT

Other team (s) called

Rescue IJ, Bembridge CRT

Call Number

16

Date of incident

23/05/2004

Time of incident

12:45

Details

Call from Solent to person cut off by tide at Luccombe. Self recovered. RTS - 13:45.

Team members

JE, PB

Other team (s) called

Sandown Inshore Rescue

Call Number

15

Date of incident

10/05/2004

Time of incident

10:30

Details

Man remote site. RTS - 11:45.

Team members

MR, CW, BF, AW, SC

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

14


Date of incident

10/05/2004

Time of incident

08:30

Details

Call to man Remote Radio site at St. Boniface. RTS - 10:00.

Team members

DT, MB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

13


Date of incident

29/04/2004

Time of incident

11:00

Details

Call to Fisherman with medical problems off of St. Catherines Lighthouse. Casualty refused to leave boat. Police Boat in attendance. 3 x Police and Casualty ended up in water – taken onto Lifeboat. All ok.           RTS -14:20.

Team members

DB, MB, DT, CW

Other team (s) called

Bembridge ALB, Police Launch Boat

Call Number

12


Date of incident

27/04/2004

Time of incident

13:15

Details

Group page to Dog over the cliff, Blackgang old Road. Fire service in attendance. Dog assisted to top by team and Fire Service. RTS - 14:15.

Team members

DB, MB, DT, SC, CW, AW, PB

Other team (s) called

IOW Fire

Call Number

11


Date of incident

14/04/2004

Time of incident

12:06

Details

Call from Solent to male casualty – slipped up and broke leg and ankle on St Boniface down. Rescue IJ tasked and airlifted. Set up HLS on downs – male transferred to Ambulance and taken to St. Mary’s. RTS - 13:30.

Team members

AW, MR, DT, DB

Other team (s) called

Rescue IJ, IOW Ambulance

Call Number

10


Date of incident

10/04/2004

Time of incident

08:00

Details

Call to search for missing person River Medina – Newport. Nothing found. RTS - 16:30.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Bembridge CRT, Newport IRT, Cowes L/B, Rescue IJ, IOW Police

Call Number

09


Date of incident

10/04/2004

Time of incident

00:15

Details

Group page to missing Fisherman, Rocken End – Blackgang. Stood down on leaving Station - Fisherman found by Needles CRT. RTS - 00:45.

Team members

DB, MR, MG, AW

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT

Call Number

08


Date of incident

07/03/2004

Time of incident

11:25

Details

Paged to assist NEEDLES CRT recover body from foot of Tennyson's Monument, Freshwater. Body recovered and handed over to Police. RTS - 14:20.

Team members

AW, CW

Other team (s) called

IOW Police, Needles CRT

Call Number

07


Date of incident

15/02/2004

Time of incident

13:38

Details

Group page from Solent to assist IOW Ambulance Service with a casualty on the Downs behind Leeson Road, Bonchurch. Casualty with broken clavicle taken on a stretcher down to ambulance and then taken to         St Mary’s, Newport.   RTS - 14:44.

Team members

MG, DT, MR, CW, AW, LG, DB

Other team (s) called

IOW Ambulance

Call Number

06


Date of incident

04/02/2004

Time of incident

15:35

Details

Call from Solent to Dog in the rocks at Wheelers Bay, Ventnor. Dog found and hauled up to safety. All ok and unhurt.  RTS - 16:30.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

05


Date of incident

02/02/2004

Time of incident

10:50

Details

Call to Littlestairs, Shanklin to unidentified object on beach – found to be an Oxygen Gas Canister. Removed by IOW Fire. RTS - 12:30.

Team members

CW

Other team (s) called

IOW Police, IOW Fire

Call Number

04


Date of incident

15/01/2004

Time of incident

19:00

Details

Tasked full team to follow on from incident 02 - boat recovered onto trailer. All ok.  RTS - 22:00.

Team members

DB, BF, MR, JE, MG, KT, SC, AW, CW

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

03


Date of incident

15/01/2004

Time of incident

14:30

Details

Call from Solent to speed boat sunk into sand, Shanklin Esplanade, 2 persons on board. All occupants cold but ok. Advised to return later when tide has dropped. RTS - 16:30.

Team members

DB

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

02


Date of incident

14/01/04

Time of incident

1030

Details

Call to man Seaclose for HLS- Rescue IJ inbound for medivac. RTS - 11:30.

Team members

DB

Other team (s) called

IOW Ambulance, IOW Fire, Rescue IJ

Call Number

01


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