2020 Service Calls

Date
IncidentPersons SavedLifeboat (s)
18th January              Persons cut off and in the water Machynys, LlanelliSaved 2 PersonsA85 & IB1
23rd JanuaryPersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 1 PersonsIB1
21st MarchPersons cut off on Worms HeadSaved 2 PersonsA85 & IB1
22nd MarchPersons cut off and in the water Llanelli BeachSaved 2 PersonsIB1
23rd AprilPersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 1 PersonsIB1
1st MayRed Flares sighted in Burry EstuarySearched area-Nothing foundA85 & IB1
12th MayPersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 4 PersonsIB1
18th MayKite Surfer in difficulty off PwllSaved 1 PersonA85 & IB1
18th MayPan Pan received from fishing vessel Burry EstuarySearched area-Nothing foundA85
20th MayPersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 4 PersonsIB1
20th MayPersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 4 Persons + 1 DogIB1
2nd JunePersons cut off and in the water Pembrey HarbourSaved 5 Persons IB1
2nd JunePersons cut off and in the water Machynys, LlanelliSaved 6 Persons A85 & IB1
7th JuneFishing Vessel in difficulty off Burry HolmesSaved vessel and 1 PersonA85 & IB1
20th JunePersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 2 PersonsIB1
23rd JuneMissing Person between Cefn Sidan & North Dock, LlanelliSaved 1 PersonA85 & IB1
24th JuneMissing child in the sea at Llangennith, Rhosilli Found safe and wellA85 & IB1
6th JulyPersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 2 PersonsIB1
7th JulyPersons missing in the sea at Llangennith, Rhosilli Found safe and wellA85 
10th July Persons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 2 Persons IB1
12th JulyPersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 1 Persons IB1
21st JulyPersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 11 Persons + 1 DogIB1
29th JulyMissing surfer in Rhossilli bayFound safe and wellA85 & IB1
1st AugustMissing swimmer in Broughton beachFound safe and wellA85 & IB1
2nd AugustPersons in water and boat in difficultySaved 4 and boatA85 & IB1
6th AugustBroken down fishing boat off Burry PortStood ByA85
8th AugustMissing surfer in Rhossilli bayFound safe and wellA85 & IB1
8th AugustPersons missing in the sea at Cefn Sidan Found safe and wellA85 & IB1
8th AugustPersons cut off on Worms HeadSaved 2A85
8th AugustPersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 7IB1
11th AugustPersons cut off and in the water Llanelli Beach           Saved 3 PersonsIB1
11th AugustPersons cut off on sandbank at  Pembrey HarbourSaved 1 Persons IB1
14th AugustPerson drowning off Burry PortHoax callIB1
18th AugustPerson and Dog in difficulty off Burry PortStood by A85 & IB1
19Th AugustPersons cut off on Worms HeadSaved 2 Persons A85
20th AugustMissing surfer in Rhossilli bayFound safe and wellA85
20th AugustSwimmer in difficulty off Burry PortStood by IB1
21st AugustSwimmers in difficulty at PwllSearched nothing foundA85
23rd  AugutMissing Jet Ski in Carmarthen BaySearched nothing foundA85
29th AugInflatable dinghy being swept out to sea at PwllSaved 2 PersonsIB1
30th AugPersons cut off and in the water Llanelli Beach   Saved 2 Persons & 3 DogsA85 & IB1
5th September Dog in the water at PwllFound safe and wellIB1
10th SeptemberPersons cut off by tide at Blue PoolSaved 2 PersonsIB1
18th SeptemberFishing vessel broken down off LlanelliSaved Boat and 2 personsA85
19th SeptemberFishing vessel broken down off  Cefn Sidan BeachSaved Boat and 2 personsIB1
19th SeptemberPersons cut off and in the water at Worms HeadSaved 3 personsA85 & IB1
15th OctoberFishing vessel broken down off Burry PortSaved Boat and 2 personsA85
19th OctoberPersons in the water at LlanelliSaved 2 personsIB1
22nd OctoberPerson requiring urgent medical assistance at Pembrey Gave assistanceIB1
3rd NovemberMissing person off Machynys Llanelli. Searched nothing foundA85 & IB1
4th NovemberMissing person off Machynys Llanelli. Searched nothing foundA85 & IB1
4th NovemberMissing person off Machynys Llanelli. Searched nothing foundIB1
6th NovemberMissing person off Machynys Llanelli. Searched nothing foundIB1
6th NovemberMissing surfer in Rhossilli baySaved 1 person A85 
8th NovemberObject in the water near LlanelliSearched nothing foundIB1
27th NovemberPerson and Dog in difficulty at Llanelli BeachStood downIB1

Total – Lifeboat launch Requests –  74

                                 New – A85  Launches    –      29

                                             IB1   Launches    –      45

Total number of lives saved/persons rescued:     90   +   6 Dog