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02/12/2015 02:10 PM *LAUNCH*

Saturday, December 5th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015, With Pictures |

Blyth's inshore lifeboat was requested to launch and assist Northumbria Police with an incident on the Dunn Cow Quay, Blyth. The lifeboat with three volunteer crew on-board was launched shortly after 2:20pm and stood by to await further instructions, after approximately ...

31/10/2015 11:46 AM *LAUNCH*

Sunday, November 1st, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

RNLI Blyth's inshore lifeboat was requested to launch follow a report of a kayaker in difficulty just off shore in Blyth bay. As the volunteer crew were preparing to launch they were stood down by Humber Coastguard who had been ...

26/10/2015 5:15 PM *LAUNCH*

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015, With Pictures |

Blyth's inshore lifeboat was requested to launch after concerns were raised for the safety of a person on the Dunn Cow Quay, Blyth. The lifeboat with three volunteer crew on-board launched shortly after 5:15pm, Monday October 26th 2015 andĀ proceeded up-river where ...

19/09/2015 6:11 PM *LAUNCH*

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

RNLI Blyth's inshore lifeboat with three volunteer crew on-board was launched to reports of two persons drifting out to sea on an inflatable just off Seaton Sluice. As the the stations D Class inshore lifeboat was making its way out of ...

30/08/2015 5:35 PM *LAUNCH*

Sunday, August 30th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

Blyth inshore lifeboat was requested to launch to the assistance of a 22ft fishing boat which had suffered a mechanical failure in its gearbox approximately quarter of a mile east of St Marys Island, Whitley Bay. The volunteer lifeboat crew quickly ...

15/08/2015 1:41 PM *LAUNCH*

Sunday, August 16th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015, With Pictures |

Blyth's inshore lifeboat was requested to launch to reports of two swimmers in difficulty who were holding onto the post at the end of an outfall pipe in Cambois bay. The stations D Class inshore lifeboat was launched shortly after 1:45pm ...

02/08/2015 3:05 PM *DIVERTED*

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

Whilst returning from Newbiggin RNLI's open day, Blyth's inshore lifeboat was requested to proceed to St Marys island following reports of a kayaker in difficulty. Blyth coastguard mobile unit and a rescue helicopter from RAF Boulmer were also involved. After a ...

24/07/2015 4:06 PM *LAUNCH*

Sunday, July 26th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

The stations inshore lifeboat was launched on service to reports of a person in the water just after 4pm. The person was quickly located and returned to the lifeboat station where they were met by a waiting ambulance.

05/07/2015 11:40 PM *LAUNCH*

Monday, July 6th, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

The stations inshore D Class lifeboat was launched with three volunteer crew on-board to reports of a person in distress at Blyth south beach. The lifeboat searched an area between the Dave Stephens Centre and Blyth Battery fro approximately 15 ...

02/07/2015 9:00 PM *ASSEMBLE*

Friday, July 3rd, 2015 Posted in Service Calls 2015 |

The crew of Blyth's inshore lifeboat were requested to assemble at the station and be ready to launch the lifeboat if required to assist Northumbria Police with an incident at Blyth Beach. The crew remained ready to launch the lifeboat for ...