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 Call Outs - 2014

In an emergency dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard

   59

Incidents in 2014 

 


Date of incident

26/6/2014

Time of incident

16:30

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital. RTS - 17:15.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

59

Date of incident

23/6/2014

Time of incident

16:00

Details

Call from Newport Alpha to assist with medivac at St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 17:00.

Team members

JP

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

58

Date of incident

21/6/2014

Time of incident

12:31

Details

Whilst on patrol for Round the Island Yacht Race, tasked to assist Needles CRT with a dog rescue at Atherfield Bay Holiday Camp. Dog rescued safe and well and returned to the owner. Resumed patrol at 13:26.

Team members

DB, JP, MR, MU

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Newport IRT

Call Number

57

Date of incident

7/6/2014

Time of incident

01:00

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital. RTS - 02:10.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

56

Date of incident

2/6/2014

Time of incident

16:25

Details

Pager call from Solent to reports of a windsurfer in difficulty off of Ventnor. Casualty located and returned safe and well to family member on Ventnor seafront. RTS - 16:50.

Team members

MH, DB, CS

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

55

Date of incident

31/5/2014

Time of incident

14:15

Details

Pager call from Solent to a swimmer in trouble off of Shanklin. Swimmer found safe and well. RTS - 15:30.

Team members

DB, MH

Other team (s) called

Bembridge CRT, SSILB

Call Number

54

Date of incident

30/5/2014

Time of incident

17:43

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 18:27.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

53

Date of incident

30/5/2014

Time of incident

16:40

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital to Portsmouth. RTS - 17:15.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

52

Date of incident

28/5/2014

Time of incident

20:42

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 21:45.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

51

Date of incident

26/5/2014

Time of incident

21:30

Details

Group page from Solent to a man over the cliff at Cliff Gardens, Lake. Cliff rescue carried out and casualty recovered safe and well to the top of the cliff. RTS - 23:30.

Team members

DB, MR, MG, MH, JP, CS, RJP

Other team (s) called

Bembridge CRT, IW Police

Call Number

50

Date of incident

25/5/2014

Time of incident

02:15

Details

Group page from Solent to assist Needles CRT with a search for a missing person in the High Down, Freshwater area. Extensive search with Police and CG Rescue 104 carried out but nothing found. RTS - 08:30.

Team members

DB, BF, MR, AW, RP, CS, MH

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Police, Hants SAR

Call Number

49

Date of incident

18/5/2014

Time of incident

18:10

Details

Call from Solent to meet and greet broken down 16 foot speed boat with 4 POB being towed into Cowes by Cowes ILB. Safety advice given. RTS - 20:00.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Cowes ILB

Call Number

48

Date of incident

17/5/2014

Time of incident

18:16

Details

Whilst on station from previous call, re-tasked by Solent to a female stuck in the mud at Newport Quay. Asked Solent to group page the team and call had come in from the Fire Service. Arrived on scene and Fire Service had casualty away from the mud and water in safety. Casualty taken to St. Mary's Hospital for checking. RTS - 20:00.

Team members

MH, JP, MR, CS, AW, SC, RJP, MG

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, IW Fire & Rescue Service, IW Police, IW Ambulance

Call Number

47

Date of incident

17/5/2014

Time of incident

15:43

Details

Pager call from Solent to investigate reports of a light aircraft in difficulty over Monks Bay, Bonchurch area. 1st informant advised that engine didn't appear to be running. Witnesses at Bonchurch confirmed plane was low and had a quiet engine but was ok heading towards the west in level flight. Searched area with CG Rescue 104 (Bonchurch, Ventnor, St. Catherines) with nothing untoward found. FAWGI. RTS - 17:40.

Team members

MH, JP, MR, CS, CW

Other team (s) called

CG Rescue 104

Call Number

46

Date of incident

13/5/2014

Time of incident

20:10

Details

Pager call from Solent for a medivac from St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 21:05.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

45

Date of incident

12/5/2014

Time of incident

10:31

Details

Call from Newport Alpha to assist with medivac at St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 11:50.

Team members

JP

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 106, IW Ambulance

Call Number

44

Date of incident

9/5/2014

Time of incident

12:00

Details

Group page from Solent to back up Needles CRT to 2 persons in the water East of Freshwater Bay. 2 casualties recovered safe and well to the cliff top and taken to St. Mary's Hospital. RTS - 14:00.

Team members

DB, MR, AW, CW, MH

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, Yarmouth ALB, IW Ambulance

Call Number

43

Date of incident

7/5/2014

Time of incident

13:15

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital. RTS 14:00.

Team members

MR

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

42

Date of incident

28/4/2014

Time of incident

11:46

Details

Group page from Solent to a dog over the cliff to the west of the old Niton Radio Site. Cliff man lowered to retrieve the dog. Dog secured and 2nd man lowered to help as the dog had a tendency to run away. Dog recovered safe and well and passed back to the owners. RTS - 14:45.

Team members

MH, MG, CS, DB, BF, JP

Other team (s) called

Needles Whisky - first informant

Call Number

41

Date of incident

26/4/2014

Time of incident

19:25

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital. RTS - 20:10.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

40

Date of incident

26/4/2014

Time of incident

13:01

Details

Whilst on patrol and at Bembridge CRE, observed member of public looking at capsized boat from the shoreline. Informed Solent and tasked to investigate further. Located the owner's who advised that one of their boats had broken free over night and the other had capsized. Assisted with re-righting the capsized boat and put the other onto a trailer. RTS - 13:46.

Team members

MH, RP

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

39

Date of incident

24/4/2014

Time of incident

10:45

Details

Called to Remote Site at St. Boniface to meet BT Engineer. Also to report fault and alarms on equipment. RTS - 13:00.

Team members

MH

Other team (s) called

No

Call Number

38

Date of incident

22/4/2014

Time of incident

23:03

Details

Pager call from Solent to 3 x medivac's from St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital - RTS - 01:38.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

37

Date of incident

18/4/2014

Time of incident

 -

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

36

Date of incident

17/4/2014

Time of incident

23:01

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac from St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 00:00.

Team members

SC, AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

35

Date of incident

17/4/2014

Time of incident

20:52

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac from St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 21:46.

Team members

SC, AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

34

Date of incident

17/4/2014

Time of incident

18:55

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac from St. Mary's Hospital to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 19:40.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

33

Date of incident

17/4/2014

Time of incident

13:00

Details

Group page from Solent to a missing boy at St. Catherine's Lighthouse. Started to search from Castlehaven and Watershoot Bay towards the Lighthouse. Child found safe and well at home address. RTS - 15:00.

Team members

MH, MR, CW, DB, AW, JP, MG

Other team (s) called

IW Police

Call Number

32

Date of incident

14/4/2014

Time of incident

13:46

Details

Group page from Solent to back up Needles CRT to recover a paraglider from the foot of Freshwater cliffs. Recovered safe and well. RTS - 17:00.

Team members

MH, CW, JP, MR, AW, BF, DB

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT

Call Number

31

Date of incident

13/4/2014

Time of incident

00:05

Details

Pager call from Solent to a medivac at St. Mary's Hospital. RTS - 01:15.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

30

Date of incident

12/4/2014

Time of incident

17:36

Details

Pager call from Solent to Cowes to a report of a female in the water. Cowes ILB and Police recovered safely and casualty taken to hospital. RTS - 18:30.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Cowes ILB, IW Police, IW Ambulance

Call Number

29

Date of incident

9/4/2014

Time of incident

20:50

Details

Pager call from Solent to East Cowes, Castle Point to assist IW Ambulance with an injured male on the beach. Stretchered out safely. RTS - 21:50

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Bembridge CRT, Calshot ILB, IW Ambulance

Call Number

28

Date of incident

20/3/2014

Time of incident

11:49

Details

Pager call from Solent to a kite surfer in trouble off of Sandown Pier. Casualty recovered safe and well by Sandown Rescue. RTS - 12:57.

Team members

MH, CS

Other team (s) called

Sandown Rescue

Call Number

27

Date of incident

18/3/2014

Time of incident

21:00

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac. RTS - 22:00.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

26

Date of incident

16/3/2014

Time of incident

11:50

Details

Group page from Solent to assist Needles CRT with a cliff job at Alum Bay. Female attempted to commit suicide. Casualty safely recovered to the cliff top and passed to IW Ambulance. RTS - 14:15.

Team members

JP, MH, MG, CS, MR, CW

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, IW Ambulance

Call Number

25

Date of incident

13/3/2014

Time of incident

01:20

Details

Group page from Solent to assist Needles CRT with a search for a missing female. Search carried out around Freshwater Bay area. Glasses found on cliff top at Fort Riddout so cliff man deployed. Body found at base of cliff and recovered to the cliff top. RTS - 05:30.

Team members

DB, BF, MR, MG, SC, AW, CW, MH, JP, RP, CS

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT, IW Police

Call Number

24

Date of incident

9/3/2014

Time of incident

18:16

Details

Group page from Solent to assist Police at Shanklin with a potential suicide. RV'd with the Police who talked casualty back from the cliff edge. RTS - 19:45.

Team members

DB, MR, MG, MH, JP, CS, RJP

Other team (s) called

IW Police

Call Number

23

Date of incident

4/3/2014

Time of incident

19:55

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac but stood down. RTS - 20:45.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

22

Date of incident

2/3/2014

Time of incident

12:50

Details

Pager call from Solent to back up Newport IRT to a 18ft Cat unattended on beach at East Cowes Esplanade. Cat approx 25-30 years old and had buoyancy aids and harnesses left on it. Owners located at Venture Quay and they advised they had sailed from Stokes Bay. Safety advice given re leaving Cat unattended in condition it was and no VHF present. Observed them returning towards Stokes Bay. RTS - 15:00.

Team members

MH, JP

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Cowes Harbour Master

Call Number

21

Date of incident

8/3/2014

Time of incident

12:25

Details

Whilst team member (RP) at Dunroamin Beach, witnessed female turn and break her ankle whilst dodging a large wave. Attended to casualty and called for Ambulance. Contacted Solent who tasked Bembridge CRT as on patrol to assist until Ambulance arrived. RTS - 13:23.

Team members

RP

Other team (s) called

Bembridge CRT, IW Ambulance

Call Number

20

Date of incident

28/2/2014

Time of incident

21:50

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac. RTS - 22:40.

Team members

SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

19

Date of incident

20/2/2014

Time of incident

08:30

Details

Called to assist IW Fire & Rescue Service and Army with further evacuation of properties in St. Lawrence due to landslip. Job now complete. RTS - 18:00.

Team members

MH, CS, CW, MG, AW

Other team (s) called

IW Fire & Rescue Service, Army

Call Number

18

Date of incident

19/2/2014

Time of incident

08:30

Details

Called to assist IW Fire & Rescue Service and Army with further evacuation of properties in St. Lawrence due to landslip. RTS - 18:30.

Team members

MH, JP, CS, AW, MG

Other team (s) called

IW Fire & Rescue Service, Army

Call Number

17

Date of incident

18/2/2014

Time of incident

08:30

Details

Called to assist IW Fire & Rescue Service and Army with further evacuation of properties in St. Lawrence due to landslip. RTS - 18:30.

Team members

DB, MH, MR, MG, JP, CS, AW, RP

Other team (s) called

IW Fire & Rescue Service, Army

Call Number

16

Date of incident

17/2/2014

Time of incident

14:30

Details

Group page from Solent to assist Needles CRT with person stuck in the mud at Totland. Stood down on route as casualty pulled free from the mud. RTS - 15:30.

Team members

DB, MH, AW, CS, RJP

Other team (s) called

Needles CRT

Call Number

15

Date of incident

16/2/2014

Time of incident

09:30

Details

Call from Solent to man HLS at Seaclose, Newport for further Army resources inbound. Team then re-deployed to St. Lawrence to assist IW Fire & Rescue Service and Army with evacuation of houses in the area due to significant landslip. RTS - 17:00.

Team members

DB, BF, MR, MG, SC, AW, MH, JP, CS

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, IW Fire & Rescue Service, Army

Call Number

14

Date of incident

15/2/2014

Time of incident

14:00

Details

Group page from Solent to man HLS at Seaclose, Newport for Army Chinook's inbound with resources and troops following recent storms. 3 x HLS' carried out and 3 x orange smoke flares deployed. RTS - 18:40.

Team members

AW, MH, DB, BF, JP, CS, MG, RJP, SC, MR

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Bembridge CRT, IW Police, Army

Call Number

13

Date of incident

9/2/2014

Time of incident

15:40

Details

Pager call from Solent to a kite surfer in trouble off of Ventnor Haven. CG Rescue 106 tasked and surfer drifting towards Bonchurch but recovered himself at Wheelers Bay. All ok. RTS - 16:30.

Team members

DB, MR, MH

Other team (s) called

CG Rescue 106

Call Number

12

Date of incident

5/2/2014

Time of incident

09:30

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's for a medivac to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 10:45.

Team members

AW, SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

11

Date of incident

4/2/2014

Time of incident

13:30

Details

Group page from Solent to reports of a person waving for help off of Sandown Rescue's station. CG Rescue 104 and Bembridge CRT on scene. Search carried out in the Bay area. RTS - 16:30.

Team members

MH, DB, MR, SC, CW, RP

Other team (s) called

Bembridge CRT, CG Rescue 104

Call Number

10

Date of incident

1/2/2014

Time of incident

19:00

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac. RTS - 20:00.

Team members

AW, SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

09

Date of incident

18/1/2014

Time of incident

03:05

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac. RTS - 04:30.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104

Call Number

08

Date of incident

15/1/2014

Time of incident

11:21

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for a medivac. RTS - 12:30.

Team members

AW, SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

07

Date of incident

14/1/2014

Time of incident

10:00

Details

Pager call from Solent to attend East Cowes to a body recovery assisting Bembridge CRT. Police and Cowes ILB also on scene. RTS - 12:00.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, Bembridge CRT, IW Police, IW Ambulance

Call Number

06

Date of incident

7/1/2014

Time of incident

03:24

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for medivac to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 04:30.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

05

Date of incident

3/1/2014

Time of incident

19:30

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital. Stood down whilst waiting for CG Rescue 104. RTS - 20:00.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

04

Date of incident

2/1/2014

Time of incident

13:26

Details

Pager call from Solent to attend Dunroamin Beach to a female with a leg injury. Assisted Ambulance with extraction of casualty. RTS - 15:20.

Team members

MH, MG, AW, DB

Other team (s) called

IW Ambulance

Call Number

03

Date of incident

1/1/2014

Time of incident

22:38

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for medivac to QA Hospital, Portsmouth. RTS - 23:40.

Team members

AW

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

02

Date of incident

1/1/2014

Time of incident

17:37

Details

Pager call from Solent to man HLS at St. Mary's Hospital for medivac to Southampton General Hospital. RTS - 18:53.

Team members

AW, SC

Other team (s) called

Newport IRT, CG Rescue 104, IW Ambulance

Call Number

01

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