Services during 2004

The list below gives brief details of service calls for 2004.

 

19/01/2004

Launched to a person fallen from cliffs.

 

14/04/2004

Collision in Channel. Prevented Trawler from sinking and escorted to Boulogne.

 

19/05/2004

'Gizmo' towed to Dover.

 

06/06/2004

'Summer Cloud' - engine failure - towed to Dover.

 

06/06/2004

Dory 'Cobra' - Medevac of person suffering from a heart condition.

 

08/06/2004

Yacht 'Black Sugar' and a dive RIB suffering engine problems towed in tandem to Dover

 

10/06/2004

A Sail boarder was landed ashore.

 

12/06/2004

'Sakuska' a yacht with a fouled propellor was towed to Dover.

 

15/06/2004

A broken down speedboat was towed to Folkestone

 

20/06/2004

Catamaran 'Pinnafore' towed to Dover after fouling propellor.

 

21/06/2004

Launched to an upturned canoe - Canoe and canoeist safely recovered to Dover.

 

09/07/2004

Tanker 'Alpine Lady' - Medevac of the captain after he sustained head injuries.

 

27/06/2004

Yacht 'Sundance' towed to safety after running aground on Goodwin Sands.

 

01/08/2004

Refloated and towed Yacht 'Kavair' after it ran aground on the Warren.

 

07/08/2004

Launched to assist a diver who had suffered a heart attack.

 

16/08/2004

Assisted Kite Surfer in water.

 

30/08/2004

Female fallen from cliff.

 

31/08/2004

Recovered person.

 

06/09/2004

Yacht 'Khesanne' towed in.

 

18/09/2004

Cabin Cruiser 'Moontide Lady' escorted and then subsequently towed to Dover.

 

15/09/2004

Medevac of Chief Engineer from Container ship 'Royal Klipper'

 

18/09/2004

Towed 55' Yacht 'Meral' towed to Dover following an engine failure.

 

09/10/2004

Assisted Walmer Lifeboat in searching for a person in the water after a life buoy had been spotted.

 

21/11/2004

Assisted Trawler 'Cathrine Annie' after she fouled her propellor.

 

30/11/2004

Attended chemical tanker 'Stav Tank' when smoke issued from engine room. She was subsequently towed by a Coastguard Tug.

 

30/11/2004

Called to a female at risk in water but stood down when other responders succeeded.

 

20/12/2004

Assisted Coastguards after reports were received of a motorbike going over a cliff.

Recent callouts:

14/03/2012

A missing diver was recovered from the Channel in a joint rescue with Walmer Lifeboat.

07/03/2012

Recovery of a person from Langdon/Crab Bay area. Assisted by Walmer Inshore Lifeboat.

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.

Dover - Weather

  • 20 Mar 2012

    Mostly Cloudy 11°C 5°C

  • 21 Mar 2012

    Partly Cloudy 12°C 6°C

 

 

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