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Rescue of woman who fell from cliffs at Boscastle

Info adapted from Bude Coastguard FB: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 12:31 yesterday to assist Boscastle Coastguard Team and paramedics from the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, following a report of a female casualty who had fallen 30ft from cliffs in Boscastle harbour. The Cornwall Air […]

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Boscastle coastguard had a busy weekend

On their Facebook page, the Boscastle coastguard tells how it received a call yesterday of “several persons caught up in a riptide at Tregardock beach” including children. The full team as paged by Falmouth control room including Port Isaac RNLI who were on scene within 10 minutes and were already assessing […]

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Bude Coastguard call out to Chapel Rock

From Bude Coastguard Facebook page:   Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 10:37 yesterday morning to the report of a man stuck about 20ft up the relatively unthreatening slope on the north side of Chapel Rock, having attempted to climb to retrieve a personal item. Hartland Coastguard Search and […]

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Duckpool coastguard call-out yesterday

From Bude Coastguard: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 17:36 yesterday to a report of two people cut off by the tide just south of Duckpool. Arriving on scene just after Bude Lifeboat, the Officer in Charge observed a lifeboat crewman climbing the cliff to the position of one […]

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Three men rescued after Porthleven cliff fall

From The Coastguard: HM Coastguard received a call at around midnight on 5 May from a man saying he and two other men had fallen down a cliff at Porthleven and they required assistance. Falmouth Coastguard Operations Centre coordinated the rescue and Porthleven, Penzance and Mullion Coastguard Rescue Teams, RNLI Lizard […]

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4 teenagers rescued from rip in Cornwall

From HM Coastguard: Four teenagers have been rescued from the sea off Godrevy this afternoon (21st April) after becoming stuck in a rip. The Coastguard received multiple 999 calls at 15.40 reporting two separate incidents involving the four teenagers. The Portreath Coastguard Rescue Team,  St Ives RNLI Lifeboat, the Coastguard Helicopter […]

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Better safe than sorry

Bude Coastguard had a couple of callouts yesterday according to their Facebook page: First, they were paged at 13:04  following a tasking by the Coastguard Operations Centre in Falmouth to search for a missing 5-year-old boy last seen on Northcott Beach. Upon mustering at the station, information was received from […]

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Coastguard call out

From Bude Coastguard Facebook page: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were paged at 18:48 on Friday to a report of a possible surfer in difficulties off Wrangle Point just north of Crooklets beach. Bude Lifeboat and Rescue Watercraft were also tasked to locate the surfer and were guided in the approximate direction […]

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