Services during 2000

The list below gives brief details of service calls in 2000. In addition to the services listed another twelve launches were made for search were either nothing was found or incidents were others had already coped. This made a total of forty eight service launches for the year.

 

02/02/2000

Gave assistance to the fishing vessel 'Viking Princess'.

 

17/02/2000

Rescued two persons and the broken down speedboat 'Gumbo'.

 

03/03/2000

Assisted an injured man stranded below Shakespeare cliff

 

10/03/2000

Landed an injured man from 'Flintermass', a 110m cargo vessel.

 

07/04/2000

Towed in the powerboat 'Lodka' with two persons on board.

 

10/04/2000

Carried out medevac of sick crew man from Russian sail training vessel 'Mir'

 

04/05/2000

Escorted the yacht 'Nefertiti' into Dover.

 

07/05/2000

Towed a broken down cabin cruiser, 'Flipper' with two persons on board into Dover.

 

25/05/2000

Brought in fishing boat 'Our Sarah' with one person on board.

 

25/05/2000

Three persons and yacht 'Jomaneka' saved.

 

02/06/2000

Towed in yacht 'Mutual Friend'.

 

18/06/2000

Landed a body

 

24/06/2000

Brought in 'Tern' a yacht with three persons onboard.

 

06/07/2000

Towed in yacht 'Hamal'.

 

08/07/2000

Medevac of sick man from the cargo vessel 'Munteborg'.

 

15/07/2000

Stood by an inflatable dinghy.

 

24/07/2000

Rescued two people trapped on rocks by the tide.

 

30/07/2000

Rescued one person and one dog after they had been cut off by the tide.

 

30/07/2000

Recovery of an inflatable dinghy.

 

31/07/2000

Assisted when one of the hovercraft lost an EPIRB.

 

05/08/2000

Towed in the yacht 'Seqioa' with one person aboard.

 

11/08/2000

Landed a body.

 

11/08/2000

Towed in 'Melody' a yacht with three persons aboard.

 

29/08/2000

Medevac of sick person from yacht 'Morning Flight'.

 

20/08/2000

Towed in 'Madam Mim' a yacht with two persons on board.

 

21/08/2000

Brought in a yacht 'Tulipa' and one person.

 

24/08/2000

'Third Wave' a catamaran with two persons onboard was towed in.

 

04/09/2000

Saved three persons and a diver support vessel 'Sealift III'.

 

15/09/2000

Towed in cabin cruiser 'Zephyr'.

 

15/09/2000

Assisted with dealing with an unidentified object in the sea.

 

24/09/2000

Escorted an angling boat 'Jaquiline Ann'.

 

30/09/2000

Saved one diver.

 

01/10/2000

Brought in a dinghy.

 

08/11/2000

Person saved from the sea.

 

24/11/2000

Landed a body.

 

10/12/2000

Landed an injured man from fishing vessel 'Atla'.

 

Recent callouts:

02/03/2012

Recovery of human remains on behalf of Kent Police and the Coroner.

29/02/2012

Person cut off by the tide at Langdon Bay, further investigation using the Y Boat, False Alarm good intent

24/02/2012

A person fallen from cliffs was assisted by the lifeboat crew as well as Kent Air Ambulance, a RAF Helicopter and HM Coastguard.

15/01/2012

Angling boat believed in difficulties. False alarm good intent.

17/01/2012

Person believed at risk in Folkestone area. Searched with Littlestone Lifeboat - Nothing found.

Dover - Weather

  • 6 Mar 2012

    Partly Cloudy 6°C 3°C

  • 7 Mar 2012

    Rain/Wind 9°C 3°C

 

 

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