Callout History from 1986

 

 

 

 

Callouts:  20092010,  2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016


Callouts - 2009 

 

 

EntryDATEDESCRIPTIONCategory
115/01/09Report of a patient missing from Singleton Hospital. The 77 year old patient was on medication and confused. Patient had a history of wandering off. All units stood down before leaving station as the patient had been found safe.Search - Person missing
217/01/09Report of a person apparently threatening to walk into the sea in Swansea Bay. Police requested assistance in searching the area around the Bay View Hotel. WO99 conducted FLIR search. All units stood down later when Police confirmed the person was not in the Swansea Area.Search - Inv - suicide
322/01/09Report of a person in difficult at Rotherslade. On arrival, a member of the public had pulled the person out of the water and was then treated by an RRV Paramedic. Casualty taken to Singleton Hospital by RRV and MM05. CRV followed RRV to recover MM05 back to station.Search - Inv - suicide
422/01/09Request from Police to attend Rotherslade bay for a person attempting suicide. Police had forgotten to close down the incident above and had re-tasked all units.Search - Inv - suicide
523/01/09Tasked to investigate report of an object washed up on the beach opposite the Bay View Hotel. On arrival met the First Informant and object located. Object found to be a Diver Flotation Marker. Object removed from beach. First Informant thanked.Search - Inv - object
602/02/09Report of a boat in difficulty near Mumbles Pier. Mumbles ILB launched and placed crewman aboard to find out exact problems. The Fishing vessel had steering problems so escorted out into deeper water but unable to return to the docks due to tide. Vessel to return later when tides were favourable.Search - Boat distress
703/02/09Tasked to assist Police with 4WD capability during period of heavy snowAssist other authorities
803/02/09Requested to attend New Cut Bridge for a possible attempted suicide. Units stood down whilst en route, casualty located at home address.Search - Inv - suicide
904/02/09Report of flares seen over the Swansea marina area. Marina area searched on foot and CRV proceeded to Docks to check with Dock security. Nothing found.Search - Boat distress
1011/02/09Tasked to Kenfig to a report of two aircraft that had crashed. Two RAF training aircraft had collided and all four occupants were killed. CROs set up cordon around crash site to keep Public & Press away from the crash site. Multi agency response with AAIB, RAF and Police.Assist other authorities
1112/02/09Tasked to Kenfig to a report of two aircraft that had crashed. Two RAF training aircraft had collided and all four occupants were killed. CROs set up cordon around crash site to keep Public & Press away from the crash site. Multi agency response with AAIB, RAF and Police.Assist other authorities
1212/02/09Tasked to Kenfig to a report of two aircraft that had crashed. Two RAF training aircraft had collided and all four occupants were killed. CROs set up cordon around crash site to keep Public & Press away from the crash site. Multi agency response with AAIB, RAF and Police.Assist other authorities
1314/02/09Report of a person in the water off Sketty lane. Police, R169 and MM ILB also tasked. On arrival, search teams deployed either side of Sketty Lane. One Paraflare used to illuminate the scene, allowing MM ILB to locate the casualty. Casualty brought ashore and transferred to hospital.Search - Inv - suicide
1414/02/09While attending the previous incident, a Police 4WD vehicle became stuck in mud at Blackpill. All units remained on scene until all Police vehicles and officers recovered safely ashore.Search - Inv - other
1515/02/09Report of a dog over the cliff at Pennard. On arrival, met dog's owners who confirmed location of fall. MM10 descended and recovered the dog into MM ILB from base of cliff. ILB took dog and MM10 to ILB house. CRV and Owners proceeded back to ILB house to collect dog and cliffman.Cliff - Animal
1617/02/09Tasked to a report of a person stuck on the cliffs on Mumbles Hill. On arrival, casualty located near "Training Cliff". Casualty hypothermic having been out in the open for over 2 hours. Casualty taken to awaiting ambulance and transferred to Morriston.Search - Inv - suicide
1718/02/09Request from Police for assistance with search of missing person believed to be in the Mumbles Head area. Search teams despatched and covered area from Knab Rock to Limeslade including Mumbles Hill. WO99 also carried out aerial search. Casualty located at home. All units stood down.Search - Person missing
1821/02/09Tasked to set up a HLS at KG5 for the transfer of a sick baby from Singleton Hospital to Leicester. R128 landed a nursing team and then departed to refuel at Cardiff. R128 then returned and collected baby & team to return to Leicester. Orange smoke used.Search - Person Medivac
1921/02/09Requested to attend Langland to assist an 83 yr old casualty who had fallen down the steps at the Lifeguard Station. Casualty transferred to awaiting ambulance, badly shaken.Search - Person Medivac
2022/02/09Report of a Kitesurfer in difficulty off St Helens Rugby Ground. On arrival, Kitesurfer located and Mumbles ILB recovered the Kitesurfer ashore. Kitesurfer did not require any medical attention. Suitable advice given & details taken.Search - Inv - windsurfer
2124/02/09Report of a person collapsed on the beach at Blackpill. Located casualty and assisted paramedics with transfer of casualty from beach to an awaiting ambulance. Casualty was immobilised with a neck collar and a spinal board, and then carried using the CG Alphin Lite stretcher. Casualty known to CRT being the subject of two incidents last year. Search - Person Medivac
2201/03/09Report of a car having left the road near "The Cutting" and above Mumbles ILB station. On arrival, three occupants have been assisted out of the car and remained at the scene until all persons removed. Fire Service attached a winch wire to the car and brought the car up the slope to the road where it was recovered. Casualties taken to hospital.Cliff - Person
2313/03/09Report of a person missing in the Swansea Marina area, near the Sail Bridge. The Team assembled at Marina and commenced search. A distressed female was located near the Sail Bridge by the Fire Service. The casualty had changed out of the wet clothes and into new dry clothing.Search - Person missing
2415/03/09Tasked to collect details from the vessel "Maxum 23" which was being towed into Swansea Marina by another vessel. The casualty vessel had engine failure. Vessel well equipped with good LSA. Both crew wearing L/Js.Search - Boat details
2518/03/09Tasked to collect details from the vessel "Fivus" which was being towed into Swansea Marina by another vessel. The casualty vessel had suffered an electrical failure. Vessel well equipped with good LSA.Search - Boat details
2623/03/09Requested to attend Mumbles Pier to check for persons stuck out on the Middle island due to the incoming tide. On arrival, the casualties had waded ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given. Casualties hadn't seen the warning signs nor were they aware of the tide times.Search - Inv - cut-off
2726/03/09Tasked to set up a HLS @ KG5 for the transfer of an injured sailor from a Warship in the Bristol Channel to Morriston Hospital. R169 transferred the casualty to KG5 and a land ambulance transferred the casualty by road to hospitalSearch - Person Medivac
2802/04/09Report of three canoes in difficulty off Whiteshell Point, Langland. On arrival, 1 kayak had capsized but had been recovered by the other 2 kayaks ashore. All 3 persons safe & well but uncooperative. No details were given, and no advice accepted. Poor LSA.Search - Inv - canoe
2904/04/09Tasked to set up a HLS at Morriston Hospital for R122 (RAF Valley). R122 was conveying an injured person who had fallen from Cliffs near Gwbert, West Wales. Fire Service and Loughor IRT also attended.Search - Person Medivac
3005/04/09Report received of persons cut off on Middle island due to incoming tide. Mumbles ILB launched and located three fishermen on the island. All were safe and were going to stay on the island until low tide when they would walk off. Details taken by ILB and all units stood down. FAWGI.Search - Inv - cut-off
3111/04/09Report of a 16yr old Female casualty with heart problems in the sand dunes near the Observatory, Swansea marina. On arrival, casualty had been taken by ambulance so details unavailable. Police also attended.Search - Person Medivac
3211/04/09Report of a person in the water near the mouth of the River Tawe, Swansea. A nearby yacht had picked the casualty up and took them to the Marina. Casualty taken to Morriston hospital by ambulance.Search - Inv - suicide
3315/04/09Report of a dingy in difficulty off Norton. Dingy had drifted offshore with 3 persons having recently been in it, one adult and two children. Suitable advice given including tethering dingy and weather forecasts.Search - Inv - other
3425/04/09Report of a person attempting to commit suicide off "the Pier" Swansea. Search teams despatched to check both Mumbles & Swansea Piers, foreshore between both and surrounds. Areas searched, nothing found. Police reported the casualty safe & well and four houses up the street from the LKP.Search - Inv - suicide
3526/04/09Report of two persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island, Mumbles. On arrival, both persons had waded ashore but had left the scene. Search of Pier area carried out but no casualties found.Search - Inv - cut-off
3602/05/09Tasked to meet a yacht being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had got into difficulty near Porthcawl and Porthcawl ILB was launched to assist. The owner was transferred ashore while Mumbles ALB took the vessel in tow to Swansea. The owner was then driven to Swansea Marina by a Porthcawl Coastguard Officer.Search - Boat details
3708/05/09Report of two persons stuck in the mud somewhere between Knab Rock and West Cross. Casualties questioned by Ops Room staff and location identified as Norton. MM CRT proceeded and located the two casualties stuck in mud, close to the tideline. Both casualties were removed from the mud and escorted back to the promenade by MM CROs, muddy but safe & well. Suitable advice given.Mud - Person
3810/05/09Mumbles CRT tasked to meet the Vessel "Blackjack" being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB following engine problems. Vessel was a 250BHP jet boat which overheated due to coolant loss. Details taken & suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
3911/05/09Mumbles CRT tasked to a report of a windsurfer in difficulty off Southend/Village Lane slip area. On arrival, no windsurfers or equipment visible. Search area widened and a windsurfer was located at Knab Rock who confirmed he was close to the area reported. He had been paddling on his board and possibly looked in distress. Search continued but nothing found. False Alarm with good intent.Search - Inv - windsurfer
4011/05/09Mumbles CRT tasked to a report of a windsurfer in difficulty off Blackpill. On arrival, casualty located ashore after being assisted by a nearby kitesurfer. Casualty had a minor injury to one hand and First Aid administered.Search - Inv - windsurfer
4120/05/09Report from Ambulance Control of an injured person on the cliffs at Brandy Cove. On arrival, Paramedics on scene beginning to treat the casualty with Helimed 57 landing nearby and R169 approaching. Casualty had slipped and fallen from a path onto rock approx 10m below. Casualty winched by R169 and taken to hospital. Cliff - Person
4223/05/09Report of persons cut off on the Lighthouse island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered one casualty ashore at Knab rock. MM CRT met the casualty and obtained details. Suitable advice also given.Search - Inv - cut-off
4324/05/09Tasked to meet the Vessel "The Local Lad" being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had failed to start after fishing off the lighthouse. Details taken and suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
4424/05/09Many reports received of persons cut off by the tide on a sandbank opposite the Cenotaph, Brynmill. MM07 located the casualties close to the beach having waded ashore. Police also attended. Ambulance requested due to the small child being very cold and possibly hypothermic. Mumbles ILB also attended scene to ensure everyone ashore.  Casualties taken off the beach in the CRV and transferred to an ambulance.Search - Inv - cut-off
4524/05/09Tasked to meet the motor cruiser "Kate-Lo" being towed into Swansea marina by Mumbles ALB. Drive belt had come off the 5.8Ltr inboard engine. Good LSA.Search - Boat details
4625/05/09Report received of a person in the water opposite the Bay View Hotel, Swansea. MM03 proceeded direct and met Police units that had successfully brought the casualty ashore. The casualty was then taken to hospital. Details taken.Search - Inv - suicide
4725/05/09999 call received stating that a dingy had capsized near Mumbles Pier. CRT arrived and searched area around the Pier but nothing found. Checked with fishermen and Pier Staff but nobody had seen anything. Further details obtained via 999 call system indicated that this call was a Hoax. Police also attended.Search - Boat distress
4825/05/09Report received of children stuck in mud near Sketty Lane. On arrival, 5 people were located on a sandbank off Sketty Lane. They were escorted back ashore and washed down by the Fire Service as they were very muddy. Mud - Person
4927/05/09Report of an injured person on the cliff path east of Caswell Bay. Casualty was located on a rocky ledge approx 40m below the cliff path, just above the sea. The position was approx 1Km east of the bay. The casualty had a suspected broken ankle and wrist after a fall when "Bouldering" casualty evacuated using Rope Rescue and the Alphin Lite stretcher. Cliff - Person
5030/05/09Report of a kayaker face down in the sea near County Hall. On arrival, R169 requested by CRT and HLS set up. Casualty evacuated by R169 to Morriston. Casualty conscious. Ambulance & Police also attended along with Mumbles ILB.Search - Person Medivac
5131/05/09Tasked to an injured person near Pennard Castle. On arrival, casualty located and Helimed 57A in attendance. Casualty flown to Morriston with a suspected knee injury.Search - Person Medivac
5231/05/09Mumbles CRT tasked to an additional incident to that above. A 10 year old child had been reported missing at Caswell Bay. Mumbles 07 proceeded and was stood down at Caswell as the child had been found safe. The child was located at the east side of the bay.Search - Person missing
5331/05/09Tasked to meet Mumbles ALB at Swansea Marina. The ALB had towed in a 36ft yacht following electrical failure on board the yacht. The vessel was in very good order with good LSA. CG66 issued.Search - Boat details
5403/06/09Tasked to Swansea beach, near the Observatory, for a report of an injured person. On arrival, casualty located and evacuated to an awaiting ambulance using Alphin Lite stretcher. Casualty sustained knee injuries playing football on the beach.Search - Person Medivac
5503/06/09Tasked to meet a speedboat being towed into Knab Rock by Horton ILB. Vessel had suffered engine failure off Oxwich/Three Cliffs area. Vessel recovered at the long slip, Knab Rock. Details taken and suitable advice given. Vessel equipped with Lifejackets, flares and a radio.Search - Boat details
5614/06/09Tasked to meet a speedboat being towed into Knab Rock by the vessel "Shogun 2". Vessel had suffered engine failure off Three Cliffs bay. Vessel recovered at Knab Rock. Details taken and suitable advice given. Vessel well equipped and in good order. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
5714/06/09Request from Ambulance control for assistance with an injured person at the Pier Beach. Mumbles. Casualty had fallen onto rocks, causing an open fracture to their ankle. First Aid given by CROs. RRV paramedic & Winchman from R169 then reduced the fracture and then the casualty was flown directly to Morriston Hospital.Search - Person Medivac
5818/06/09Report of a person injured on the beach opposite Ashley Road, Blackpill. On arrival, Ambulance & RRV on scene. Casualty reported a hip injury. Casualty carried up the beach to the Ambulance and taken to Hospital.Search - Person Medivac
5919/06/09Tasked to meet the vessel "Scoobydoo" at Knab Rock following its request for help following engine failure. Mumbles ILB launched but vessel able to make its own way there after successfully starting the engine. Lifejackets and radio on board. CG66 issued and advice given.Search - Boat details
6020/06/09Tasked to meet an inflatable being towed into Knab Rock. Strong advice given, CG66 issued.Search - Boat details
6121/06/09Report of several persons cut off by the tide on the Middle island, Mumbles. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the casualties ashore. The four casualties had been out to the island for a picnic and were unaware that the tide had cut them off. All safe & well. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
6225/06/09Report of a capsized vessel in Caswell Bay. Mumbles ILB on exercise nearby and diverted to the incident. Object found to be a floating log. CRT stood down at station. FAWGI.Search - Inv - object
6327/06/09Tasked to investigate report of a boat that had been moored at Caswell all day with no sign of occupancy. Owner located and had moored the boat in the bay all day. Owner then sailed the boat back to Mumbles. FAWGI.Search - Inv - other
6427/06/09Report from Mid & West Wales Fire of a person in the water at the marina. Units stood down on leaving station as the Fire Service had recovered the person using their inflatable dingy.Search - Inv - suicide
6528/06/09Tasked to meet the vessel "Again Too" at Knab rock following its tow in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered an electrical fault causing engine failure. Vessel well equipped with good LSA, but no spare engine. Details taken and suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
6628/06/09Tasked to meet a vessel being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. The vessel, a 5.5m Zodiac had broken down with fuel problems. Fuel tank topped up but couldn't restart the engine. Good LSA on board but no Radio or spare engine.Search - Boat details
6701/07/09Tasked to a report of a person in the water off the Carlton Hotel, Mumbles. On arrival, Police and Ambulance on scene. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the person ashore after a period of discussion. Casualty declined medical treatment and was taken from the scene by Police.Search - Inv - suicide
6801/07/09Tasked to assist a person who had become lost in woodland near Pwll Du. On arrival, casualty appeared to be in woodland at the western side of the bay. Search teams despatched and casualty kept on the phone to try and use signals to home in. R169 flew over the area on its way back from Morriston Hospital and located the casualty in the woodland but had to winch them out of the woods. Casualty landed at Pennard Farm and met by friends and the CRT. All safe & well. Search - Person missing
6901/07/09Report of persons in difficulty near West Pier Swansea. Mumbles ILB launched. Search carried out of the West Pier area but nothing found. Coastguards made enquiries with members of the public, no problems reported. All units stood down.Search - Inv - other
7001/07/09Tasked to meet the vessel "Captive 92" being towed into Swansea marina by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had broken down in Swansea bay. Vessel equipped with good LSA.Search - Boat details
7101/07/09Whilst at Swansea Marina for above incident, tasked to meet the Vessel "Saffire" which was also towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had also broken down in Swansea Bay. Vessel equipped with good LSA.Search - Boat details
7201/07/09Tasked to meet the vessel "John Dory", being towed into the Marina by the vessel "Out of the blue". Vessel had also broken down in the bay. Vessel equipped with good LSA.Search - Boat details
7301/07/09Report of Red Flares seen at Langland bay. On arrival, two search teams despatched and enquiries made with groups of people on the beach. One group had taken photographs of the flare that was identified as "Chinese Lanterns" by the CRT. A second group of people confirmed the sighting at a similar time. All units stood down, FAWGI. Search - Boat distress
7402/07/09Tasked to a report of persons in the water off the Trafalgar hotel, Swansea. On arrival casualties located at the shoreline opposite the Slip bridge. Police had managed to talk the casualty out of the water. All persons escorted off the beach by CROs. Casualty and friends taken back to their hotel to ensure they didn't go back on the beach after CRT left scene. MM ILB also attended.Search - Inv - suicide
7503/07/09Tasked to meet the vessel "Discovery" being escorted into Knab Rock, Mumbles by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had steering failure but the crew managed a temporary repair. Good LSA.Search - Boat details
7604/07/09Report of a person in the water off the Bayview Hotel, Swansea. MM07 met Police on scene and they confirmed they had detained the casualty and was taken to Morriston Hospital by Ambulance. CRV stood down leaving station.Search - Inv - suicide
7704/07/09Tasked to the footpath between Caswell and Langland for an injured person. On arrival, Lifeguards had located the person and administered First Aid to cut on the person's right leg, near the ankle. Casualty declined evacuation by stretcher so walked back along path assisted by CROs. Casualty also declined further medical assistance.Search - Person Medivac
7804/07/09Tasked to Bracelet Bay following a report from Lifeguards of a cylinder floating near the shoreline. On arrival, object identified as a Helium Gas container used for blowing up balloons. Cylinder taken to the Council Office at Knab Rock for disposal.Search - Inv - object
7905/07/09Report of 2 persons cut off by the tide at Rotherslade. On arrival, Mumbles ILB located the two persons between Rotherslade and Lambswell. Mumbles ILB unable to get to the people due to sea conditions. R169 tasked and on arrival, winched both from the rocks, landing them on at Langland. Both cold & wet but otherwise OK.Search - Inv - cut-off
8005/07/09Whilst at Langland on Incident 2022, tasked to search for two missing children who were last seen earlier in the day, rock jumping. Mumbles ILB remained on scene to commence search. A further update from Swansea MRCC requested all units be stood down, both children had returned home safely. FAWGI.Search - Person missing
8110/07/09Tasked to a report of two persons cut off by the tide on the Middle island, Mumbles. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two persons ashore. Both safe & well but one had been cut off on a previous occasion. Suitable advice given by Coastguard officers.Search - Inv - cut-off
8212/07/09Tasked to provide backup for Port Talbot CRT with search of missing swimmer at Port Talbot's Llewellyn Quay. Body recovered by Police divers. Search - Person missing
8314/07/09Tasked to assist Police with a search for a missing person at Swansea Marina. MM07 arrived on scene and met Police who had detained the person before an ambulance took them to hospital. Remaining CROs stood down at CRE.Search - Person missing
8420/07/09Requested to attend Knab Rock to meet a vessel being towed by Mumbles ILB. On its arrival, vessel brought ashore by trailer and details obtained from owner. Fault due to lack of fuel. Spare tank unusable due to incorrect pipe fittings and lack of necessary tools.Search - Boat details
8520/07/09Requested to attend Swansea Marina at the same time as the above incident, 2239. mumbles ALB had launched to recover the yacht "Swn Y Mor" which had suffered engine failure due to broken fuel pump. Vessel had set off from Swansea on a trip to Spain but had only managed to get to the Bristol Channel. Details taken.Search - Boat details
8623/07/09Tasked to investigate a report of a yacht in difficulty due to a broken mast in the Bristol Channel. Porthcawl and Mumbles Lifeboats attended, Mumbles Lifeboat bringing the vessel back to the Marina. Details Taken. Good LSA.Search - Boat details
8725/07/09Tasked to a report of an injured man at the base of the cliffs at Pennard, between Southgate and Hunts farm. Casualty recovered by R169 to Morriston with dislocated shoulder. Mumbles ILB also attended.Search - Person Medivac
8827/07/09Tasked to Swansea marina to collect details from a vessel that had suffered engine failure on passage from Barry to Ilfracombe. Vessel 5 miles off Swansea when engine failed. Good LSA. CG66 registered. Details taken.Search - Boat details
8902/08/09Requested to attend Caswell Bay following a report of a man who had been bitten by a snake. Casualty being attended by lifeguards but in a position too difficult for evacuation. R169 arrived on scene and winched the casualty aboard, transferring them to hospital.Search - Person Medivac
9005/08/09Tasked to meet the vessel "Journey Two" being escorted into Swansea Marina by another vessel following fuel filter problems off Pwll Du. Met vessel and details taken. Good LSA. Search - Boat details
9106/08/09Report of a vessel overturned between Limeslade and Langland with one person in the water. Mumbles ILB recovered one casualty from scene with foot injury, the second casualty was recovered by R169 and taken to Morriston hospital with suspected spinal injuries.Search - Boat distress
9206/08/09Tasked to Swansea marina to collect details from a vessel that had an overheated engine while off Caswell. Spare engine unable to make progress. Details taken.Search - Boat details
9308/08/09Report of a dog over the cliff at Pobbles bay. On arrival, dog and owners located on the beach at Pobbles. Dog had suffered injuries to both front and back legs and needed carrying back to the car park at Pennard Golf Club for the owner to take it to the vet. Dog approx 9 stone, St. Bernard/German Shepherd cross. Oxwich CRT also attended.Cliff - Animal
9408/08/09Tasked to Mumbles Pier to a report of 5 persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB recovered the casualties of the ILB house. The five people had been fishing but one became ill.Search - Inv - cut-off
9509/08/09Requested to attend Swansea marina to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles Lifeboat and ILB.  Vessel had run out of fuel but had accidentally checked the water tank, thinking the fuel gauge was faulty.Search - Boat details
9609/08/09Report of 4 persons cut off by the tide at Ginny's Gut. Mumbles ILB attended but couldn't evacuate the casualties. R106 attended from Portland and winched all casualties and 3 CROs to Mumbles Hill. Search - Inv - cut-off
9709/08/09Tasked to a report of people stuck on a cliff at Three Cliffs bay. Mumbles and Oxwich CRTs attended and searched area. Several fishermen spoken to who confirmed they were the only ones on that cliff. FAWGI.Cliff - Person
9811/08/09Tasked to backup Oxwich CRT with a medivac at Three Cliffs bay. Helimed 57A attended. Casualty taken using MM CRT stretcher to the Air Ambulance from a position, on the river close to the beach.Search - Person Medivac
9916/08/09Request from Ambulance Control for assistance with an injured person on the beach near Ripples, West Cross. Casualty had fallen from the Promenade causing an  fracture of their right ankle. Casualty evacuated by MM CG Alphin Lite stretcher to awaiting ambulance.Search - Person Medivac
10019/08/09Report of 2 swimmers in difficulty at Langland. On arrival, met First Informant who indicated that they had seen 1 male & 1 female swimmer enter the sea but had not come out. Mumbles ILB requested. 2 swimmers were then seen leaving the water and met by Coastguard Officers. Once identified as the swimmers , suitable advice was given and details taken.Search - Person missing
10122/08/09Tasked by MRCC to meet Police at Blackpill and carry out search for suicidal female. Met police and started search. Casualty then phoned her father and told him she was at the Observatory. CRV proceeded to Observatory but Police units had already located the casualty, taking her into custody.Search - Inv - suicide
10223/08/09Mayday received from the rhib "Port Talbot Divers" after it became swamped by waves off the Lighthouse Island. Both Mumbles ILB and ALB launched to assist. Coastguard units monitored situation from Limeslade bay and then met vessel at Knab Rock, once it had been pumped out and escorted back. Details taken, all crew safe & well.Search - Boat distress
10324/08/09Tasked to a report from Police of a suicidal person near Sainsbury's supermarket, Swansea. On arrival, checked Quay parade, SA1 development and Sainsbury's car park, but no emergency vehicles found. Police contacted MRCC to inform them that the casualty had been located and taken away by their officers.Search - Inv - suicide
10425/08/09Report of an injured crewman on the trawler "Marbi". Met vessel at Kings Dock and assisted evacuation from the trawler to an awaiting ambulance. Casualty had a suspected broken ankle.Search - Person Medivac
10525/08/09Tasked to man the remote site at Mumbles Hill following sudden ICCS failure at the MRCC and also at Milford MRCC. Crew stood by at MRCC awaiting full restoration of system by Arqiva engineer. Released once system restored.Remote Site manning
10625/08/09Tasked to the Marriott hotel following reports of an object in the water near the hotel. On arrival, search teams deployed, covering the shoreline from County Hall to Sketty Lane. WO99 and Mumbles ILB searched an area from the Observatory to Sketty Lane. Three paraflares fired from the shoreline giving excellent illumination but nothing found. Search to resume at daylight. Search - Inv - object
10726/08/09Tasked to repeat search for object from incident on previous night. Searched area between the Marina & Sketty Lane, nothing found. Search - Inv - object
10827/08/09Tasked to search for a missing person, thought to be in the Sketty lane area. Searched between Norton and Sketty Lane, nothing found. Met Police and searched towards the University area, known to be a favourite location. Casualty located at the old WW2 bunker, safe & well.Search - Person missing
10928/08/09Report of 2 swimmers in difficulty at Langland. On arrival, swimmers were out of the water being attended by Lifeguards and RRV paramedic. Both had been caught by a rip tide and dragged out of their depth, one submersed. Both taken to hospital for checks by their parents.Search - Person Medivac
11029/08/09Tasked to assist Oxwich with medivac at Three Cliffs bay. Provided comms between Oxwich team and Swansea MRCC due to poor location. Helimed 57A evacuated casualty to Morriston. Male casualty had sustained a serious leg injury.Search - Person Medivac
11129/08/09Report of a windsurfer in difficulty off County Hall. On arrival, located casualty opposite the Bayview Hotel. Details taken and suitable advice given. Also met First Informant, details taken and thanked the First Informant for his assistance.Search - Inv - windsurfer
11231/08/09Report of an elderly person in the water at Victoria Quay, Swansea Marina. On arrival, two persons had pulled the casualty out of the water and Ambulance crew gave medical attention. Search - Inv - other
11304/09/09Report of a missing person last seen at Limeslade bay. Coastguard team stood down prior to leaving station as the missing person had been located on the steps down to Limeslade bay. No casualty details available.Search - Person missing
11405/09/09Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the Yacht "White Rose" that was being towed into the Marina by another yacht, "Jeannean". Yacht had suffered drive failure whilst cruising in Swansea Bay. Vessel well equipped and in good condition. CG66 registered.Search - Boat details
11507/09/09Tasked to Morriston Hospital, Swansea, to prepare a HLS for Rescue 122, inbound with a casualty from an incident near Aberystwyth. HLS set up and R122 landed on, shutting down to unload the casualty. HLS prepared a second time to allow collection of medical staff to return to Aberystwyth on return flight.Search - Person Medivac
11610/09/09Request from Ambulance service for assistance with a person injured on the cliff path near Fortes, Limeslade. MM10 arrived on scene and met paramedics who informed him that the casualty was being returned to their own house where arrangements would be made for transport to hospital. CRV stood down prior to leaving station.Search - Person Medivac
11710/09/09Many reports received of a red flare in the Mumbles Bay area. Area searched between the Cenotaph and Knab Rock. Many people interviewed who had seen the flare, all giving a similar position to where it was seen. Flare appeared to have been launched over land in the West Cross area. False alarm.Search - Boat distress
11811/09/09Report received of a man stuck in the mud near Village Lane slipway. On arrival, man located approx. 100m off the slipway, lying down due to fatigue caused by a medical complaint. Mud teams alerted but stood down en route as casualty not stuck in mud. Casualty placed in Alphin Lite stretcher and removed to slipway where R169 landed to evacuate casualty to Morriston Hospital.Mud - Person
11912/09/09Tasked to Knab Rock to collect details from a vessel that had broken down off Pobbles with engine failure. Vessel towed back to Knab Rock. All crew safe & well. Details taken and suitable advice given. CG66 form issued.Search - Boat details
12012/09/09Reports received of a red flare over the West Cross area. Search teams despatched and covered an area from Knab Rock to the University. Members of the public interviewed, indicating flare had originated on land. False alarm.Search - Boat distress
12114/09/09Report received from an aircraft over Swansea Bay, via ATC Swansea, of three persons cut off on a sand bank near Sketty Lane. On arrival, all sandbanks clear so beach searched for persons involved. Located a group of students that had been on the sandbank but were safely ashore and part of a bigger group of friends. Suitable advice given. Mumbles ILB also launched.Search - Inv - cut-off
12214/09/09Request from Ambulance Control for assistance evacuating an injured person from the beach near the Slip Bridge, Swansea. Casualty located and checked by Paramedic. Casualty intoxicated but otherwise OK. CROs escorted casualty back to his hotel. Helimed 57A also attended.Search - Person Medivac
12316/09/09Tasked to a report of 2 persons cut off near Westcliffe, Pennard. On arrival, search carried out between Three Cliffs and Westcliffe, nothing found. Mumbles ILB continued to search along the tideline. 2 people approached the CRV and reported that they were the people thought to have been cut off and had made their own way back to the top and were not in any danger. Details taken. FAWGI.Search - Inv - cut-off
12417/09/09Report of 2 kayakers being brought ashore at Knab Rock following a capsize off Langland. A nearby vessel picked up the 2 casualties and brought them to Knab Rock. No medical attention required. Details taken and advice given.Search - Inv - canoe
12517/09/09Report received of three persons cut off on the Middle island, Mumbles. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the three casualties to the Pier Beach. Casualties met by CROs and details taken. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
12617/09/09Tasked to man the remote site at Mumbles Hill following sudden power failure at the MRCC. Crew manned remote site until restoration of system by Arqiva engineer. Released once system restored.Remote Site manning
12719/09/09Report of a vessel "Marlin" being towed into Knab Rock following electrical problems at Pwll Du. Vessel towed in by another nearby vessel. Details taken and suitable advice given. Good LSA. Vessel had been used for sea angling when fault occurred.Search - Boat details
12819/09/09Vessel reported to be in difficulty off the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought vessel back to Knab Rock. Boat had been recently serviced but water ingress, caused by a bung that had not been replaced, made the boat difficult to handle and the engine stalled. Suitable advice given, Poor LSA. Vessel used for skiing.Search - Boat details
12922/09/09Request from Ambulance Control for assistance with the evacuation of a casualty from the beach opposite the Slip Bridge, Swansea. On arrival, paramedics had the casualty safely on the beach. Casualty taken to hospital, no further action required.Search - Person Medivac
13023/09/09Report of a person at Swansea marina attempting suicide. On arrival, CROs with lifejackets surrounded the area in case person entered the water. The Fire service boat stood by in the river Tawe and their rescue sled was put into the Marina. Police managed to restrain the woman and take her back to their vehicle to await collection. CROs and Fire service maintained escort until casualty in vehicle.Search - Inv - suicide
13107/10/09Report received of a horse in difficulty in the River Neath. Mumbles & Port Talbot CRTs tasked and Port Talbot ILB launched. Horse located opposite Monkstone marina in the water. PT ILB attempted to get close but animal made own way ashore further upstream into fields. All units stood down.Search - Mammal stranded
13210/10/09Tasked to the South Gower Rugby Club, Pwll Du Lane, to set up a HLS for R169. A Rugby player suffered suspected neck injuries at a game at the Rugby Club. R169 took casualty to Morriston Hospital. Ambulance & RRV also in attendance.Search - Person Medivac
13312/10/09Tasked to meet the fishing boat "Fulmar" being towed in by Port Talbot lifeboat to Swansea Marina. Vessel had fouled its prop and was unable to free the rope wrapped around it. Met vessel on its arrival and details taken. Vessel in good order with good LSA.Search - Boat details
13413/10/09Report of an injured person near the castle at Three Cliffs. Oxwich CRT also tasked. On arrival casualty located at end of Pennard Golf course. Helimed 57 landed on and casualty taken aboard, transferring to Morriston Hospital. Casualty had suffered a lower leg injury.Search - Person Medivac
13513/10/09Tasked to search for a missing person thought to be in the Mumbles area. Two search teams despatched, covering Mumbles to Caswell including car parks. Search teams recalled by MRCC as person had returned home.Search - Person missing
13628/10/09Report of a car over the cliff at Bracelet Bay car park. On arrival, two persons had left the car which was on its roof and were treated by Ambulance staff for minor cuts. Police & Fire service also on scene. Car recovered by Ken Williams recovery. Lighting provided for recovery work.Cliff - Person
13729/10/09Report of thirteen people cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. The group were from the Clyne farm activity centre and had stopped on the island while kayaking in the bay for a rest and to strech legs etc. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
13830/10/09Report of a dingy capsized off Knab Rock. On arrival at Knab Rock, dingy was seen drifting towards West Cross. Met crew and suitable advice given. Both inexperienced and ill-equipped with no wetsuits, flares or radios.Search - Boat distress
13903/11/09Request from Swansea MRCC to investigate failure of Mumbles Hill RRS. On arrival, power to equipment had failed but lighting and heating ok. Fault on Equipment supply, engineer required. Fault to be raised by MRCC.Remote Site manning
14017/11/09Request from Police for assistance with search of missing person in the Pennard area. Search teams despatched and commenced search around Pennard area. Police located casualty in a garden shed at Eastcliffe. Casualty had disappeared whilst visiting friends at Eastcliffe. Oxwich CRT assisted.Search - Person missing
14120/11/09Multiple reports of shouts for help heard at Langland. On arrival, search carried out between Langland and Rotherslade. MM10 located surfer east of Crab Is. MM ILB conned onto casualty and brought ashore. Surfer suffered from cramp and unable to continue surfing. No medical attention required.Search - Inv - surfer
14226/11/09Report of a woman missing in the Marina area. Search teams deployed to check from the Supermarket & River bridges to West Pier, the Observatory and side streets, including new developments. Casualty had been missing since 1230Hrs. Area searched and nothing found. All units recalled by MRCC, casualty located at home.  Search - Inv - suicide
14327/11/09Report of a suicidal person at New Cut Bridge. RV'd with Police units at Swansea Yacht & Sub Aqua club. All personnel remained at RV point to monitor situation. Police eventually detained casualty after one hour and all units stood down. No details available.Search - Inv - suicide
14428/11/09Tasked to investigate loss of Remote site at Mumbles Hill. On arrival, found landlines u/s but equipment working OK. Faults passed to BT. Remote Site manning
14529/11/09Report of a person having gone missing in the South Gower area. Known to be depressed and had an argument with family members. Area searched between Pwll Du and St. Helens, all car parks checked for vehicle. Oxwich and Rhosilli teams also searched their areas but nothing found.Search - Person missing
14608/12/09Request from Ambulance Control for assistance with a casualty near the cliff path between Limeslade & Rotherslade. Located casualty and assisted back to awaiting ambulance. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital.Search - Person Medivac
14712/12/09Request from Police for a search of the Lighthouse Island for a person missing for 3 days. Two search teams deployed, one team transported to the Lighthouse Island by Mumbles ILB. Search of coastline and islands proved negative, all units recalled.Search - Person missing
14818/12/09Report of a person over the side of the M4 bridge, River Neath, above Monkstone marina. Police, Police Helo, PT CRT & PT ILB also attended. On arrival at RV point, Monkstone Marina, Police stood all units down as person had been seen leaving the bridge. All units recalled by MRCC.Search - Inv - suicide
14922/10/09Report of red Flares seen in Swanse bay, travelling towards Port Talbot Steelworks, from the Mumbles area. On arrival, met First informant to confirm sighting. Search made for Trailers in local Car parks, but none found. Area observed but nothing visible. Sighting probably Ursids meteor shower. FAWGI.Search - Boat distress
15023/12/09Report of a fisherman stuck at the end of Mumbles Pier. On arrival, fisherman found to be on the lowest platform at the end of the Pier but without any means of egress. Access to the middle platform was gained by removing seized padlocks. Fire Service called and provided an extension ladder to allow the fisherman to climb up from the lowest platform. Casualty safe & well, suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
15127/12/09Report of a Porpoise in difficulty off the Carlton Hotel, Mumbles. On arrival, Porpoise monitored and successfully made its own way into deep water, unharmed.Search - Mammal stranded
15228/12/09Report of a dog stuck on Little Tor, Penmaen. Oxwich & Rhosilli CRTs also attended. Cliff rescue equipment set up to retrieve dog but the dog managed to scramble down the cliff onto the beach unharmed. All units stood down.Cliff - Animal
15329/12/09Report of a Porpoise in difficulty off the Carlton Hotel, Mumbles. Tasked to assist RSPCA with the rescue of the Porpoise but stood down before leaving station.Search - Mammal stranded

 

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EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
114/01/10 Report of a person threatening to jump off  West Pier. On arrival, met Police and family members who were speaking to the person by mobile phone. Area searched between West pier and Slip bridge, nothing found. Mumbles ILB searched seaward including River, nothing found. Stood down by Police.  Search - Inv - suicide
223/01/10 Requested to attend Swansea Marina and meet the vessel "Glenally" which was being towed into the Marina by Porthcawl L/B. Vessel had electrical failure off Porthcawl and was unable to start the engines. Details taken, no lifejackets or liferaft on board. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
327/01/10 Report of a whale sighted at Langland. On arrival, met First informant and object identified as a tree. FAWGI. Search - Mammal stranded
430/01/10 Request from Ambulance Service to assist with an injured person on Swansea beach, between Sketty Lane & St. Helens. On arrival, Ambulance had departed scene with casualty on board. Casualty had been unable to walk. No details available. Search - Person Medivac
530/01/10 Request from Ambulance Service to assist with an injured person at Western Lane, Mumbles. Ambulance unable to attend due to icy conditions. On arrival, casualty transported in the CRV to an awaiting ambulance on the main road. Casualty had fallen on the ice and had sustained a head injury. Search - Person Medivac
602/02/10 Report of a missing teenager whose belongings were found along the river path at Landore. The lower reaches of the River Tawe were searched from New Cut Bridge to the Observatory. The boat pontoons were also checked thoroughly. Nothing found. Search terminated by MRCC. Police and Fire Service also attended. Search - Person missing
708/02/10 Report from a resident at Rotherslade of a dog barking on the beach from about 0700. Resident concerned that they couldn't see its owner. On arrival, search carried out along the Rotherslade & Langland beaches. Spoke to some surfers at Langland who confirmed the dog did belong to one of them. FAWGI. Search - Inv - other
816/02/10 Tasked to a report of a yellow buoy on the beach at Langland. On arrival, the object was located and identified as a yellow and black metal buoy with the words "MU??EL FARM". Dimensions approx 2' 6" tall, 2' dia. Buoy removed from beach and taken to Lifeguard hut for recovery by Council staff. MRCC to make further enquiries. Search - Inv - object
926/02/10 Tasked to search for a missing person in the Pennard Area. Two search teams commenced search at Foxhole. WO99 located a target at the bottom of Bacon Hole. 2 RRTs descended and located a person. RRTs and person recovered by R169 to awaiting ambulance. Cliff - Person
1006/03/10 Report of a dog stranded on the cliffs west of Ginny's Gut. On arrival, dog seen heading west across the rocks towards Rotherslade. Dog disappeared at Rotherslade. Enquiries made with beach visitors and Rotherslade Café. Dog was sighted heading up the beach before disappearing. All units stood down. Cliff - Animal
1107/03/10 Tasked to attend Swansea marina for a vessel being towed by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered a broken mast 5 miles off Worms Head. Details taken. Owner to either tow boat home or use engine to return to Cardiff. CG66 at home. Search - Boat details
1210/03/10 Tasked to backup Oxwich CRT for a medivac near the Stepping stones at Three Cliffs bay. Stood down whilst en route as Helimed 57A had evacuated the casualty to Hospital. R169 also en route. Search - Person Medivac
1316/03/10 Tasked to Mumbles ILB station to meet two persons that were stuck on the Middle Island. MM ILB launched and recovered both persons to the ILB station. Safety advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
1420/03/10 Tasked to back up Burry Port CG, searching for a missing 5yr old child. All MM units stood down shortly afterwards as child had been located safe & well. Search - Person missing
1503/04/10 Request to attend Swansea marina for a report of a person requiring medical evacuation. On arrival, Ambulance crew had managed to get the person in the ambulance and then departed for hospital.  No details available. Search - Person Medivac
1603/04/10 Tasked to attend Mumbles Pier for a cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered two persons from the island, safely ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
1707/04/10 Report of a person and a dog in difficulty off Verdi's, Knab Rock. On arrival, nothing sighted and enquiries made with passers-by. Person concerned had been seen leaving with the dog in a silver car prior to arrival of CRV. FAWGI. Search - Inv - other
1810/04/10 Tasked to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Rhysling" that was being towed in following fuel problems. 4 POB, good LSA. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
1910/04/10 Tasked to assist Rhosilli CRT with a person who had fallen whilst climbing near Lewis Castle, Mewslade. Casualty had fallen approx 60ft. R169 attended and extracted casualty to Morriston hospital with suspected head and pelvic injuries. Cliff - Person
2010/04/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Riverdance" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel ran aground during tow in the river Tawe and unable to enter Swansea Marina until high tide the following morning. Vessel had broken down with mechanical problems off Port Eynon. Details could not be obtained. Search - Boat details
2112/04/10 Tasked to collect details from a broken down jet skier near Mumbles Pier. Jet ski had not been used for some time and the rider was not familiar with its operation, flooding the engine by excessive choke. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - other
2216/04/10 Report of an object off Blackpill. On arrival, object identified as a 45G Oil drum, floating high in the water and being blown out to sea. Drum appeared to be empty, black and navy in colour and had white lettering. No identification possible due to the distance offshore. Search - Inv - object
2317/04/10 Tasked to meet a broken down vessel being towed into Knab Rock. Vessel in poor condition and no safety equipment on board, apart from a handheld radio that the owner didn't know how to use. Suitable, strong advice given. Search - Boat details
2419/04/10 Tasked to meet a broken down vessel being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered propeller damage when it hit a mussel bank. The prop fell off. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
2527/04/10 Tasked to assist Port Talbot CG with a search for two missing children. Searched areas around promenade and Llewellyn Quay, nothing found. Released by MRCC. On arrival back at CRE, Police confirmed the two children had been located at Taibach mountain, further inland. Search - Person missing
2630/04/10 Report of persons stuck on rocks near Castellamare, Bracelet. On arrival, four persons located at Bracelet Bay, having walked ashore from the rocks where they were stuck, one had to swim ashore. They had been taking photographs and had not noticed the incoming tide cutting them off. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2703/05/10 Report of a boat aground in the middle of Pwll Du bay. Monitored situation until Mumbles ALB towed the vessel into deep water. Vessel inspected and made its own way back to the marina. Search - Boat distress
2812/05/10 Tasked to search Swansea bay for a missing person after fishing gear was found on the beach. Area searched between Blackpill to County Hall, nothing found Search - Person missing
2917/05/10 Tasked to attend Knab Rock to meet a boat being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Boat had 6 persons on board, two who went missing during the boat's recovery. Police attended and took all 6 back to the Police station for further questioning. Search - Boat details
3020/05/10 Tasked to assist Ambulance personnel with a collapsed person at Limeslade. Assisted Ambulance crew. Casualty declined hospital visit and was taken home by friends. Became ill after eating a Prawn salad at lunchtime. Search - Person Medivac
3121/05/10 Tasked to Oxwich Bay to assist Ambulance personnel with a collapsed female. On arrival, R169 had landed on and winchman was treating the casualty before flight to Morriston A&E. Person had suffered anaphylactic shock following breakfast. Search - Person Medivac
3223/05/10 Report of shouts for help coming from the water at Blackpill. On arrival, a kayaker was seen in difficulty. Mumbles ILB recovered the man & kayak to Sketty Lane where he was met by CROs. Details taken. Man wet but otherwise OK. Suitable advice given including use of lifejackets. Search - Inv - canoe
3323/05/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Rinker 260" being towed in by Mumbles ILB following engine failure off the Guildhall, Swansea. Vessel's engine restarted by ILB crewman and made its own way, escorted by ILB to Swansea Marina. Details taken, Suitable advice given. Full LSA on board, CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
3423/05/10 Reports of Red Flares in the Marina area received by MRCC. Search carried out between West Pier and County Hall. Spoke to several groups of people, some saw Chinese Lanterns. FAWGI. Search - Boat distress
3527/05/10 tasked to a report of a yacht in difficulty in Swansea Bay. Inexperienced crew caught out by poor weather. Vessel towed in by ILB. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
3629/05/10 Report of a Kite floating off West Pier. Mumbles ILB launched and conducted search along foreshore. CROs met 1st Informant and it appeared that the person using the kite had left it, returning to the Water sports school at St Helens. casualty located and the school then recovered the kite. Casualty safe & well. Search - Inv - windsurfer
3729/05/10 Report of two persons cut off on Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB recovered both and landed them ashore, safe & well. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
3830/05/10 Report of two persons cut off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB recovered both and landed them ashore, safe & well. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
3931/05/10 Tasked to a report of a woman stuck on the cliffs at Three Cliffs. On arrival, casualty had been located by R169 to the west of Westcliffe, Pennard. R169 landed on at Pobbles bay and handed over casualty to CROs. Casualty had become stuck after trying to walk around from Pobbles, avoiding the incoming tide. Cliff - Person
4002/06/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet a Raider18 boat being towed in by the vessel "Broader". The Casualty Vessel had a flat battery. It was towed into the river by the "Broader" and then decided to use its auxiliary engine to stay out in the bay a while longer. No details taken. Search - Boat details
4102/06/10 Report of an injured person on the beach opposite Llwynderw, West Cross. Assisted Ambulance crew to recover the casualty from the beach. Casualty had fallen causing a deep cut to his right knee.  Search - Person Medivac
4204/06/10 Report of a person stuck on the cliff to the west of Caswell Bay. Cliff Teams at Mumbles & Rhosilli attended. Rescue 169, who was airborne at the time, attended and lifted the casualty to the top of the cliff and met by MM10. Casualty safe & well but with minor cuts to hand. Details taken and suitable advice given. Cliff - Person
4305/06/10 Tasked to assist Rhosilli CG with a person stuck on the cliff at Culver Hole, Port Eynon. R169 attended and lifted the casualty to the top of the cliff and met by Coastguard Officers. Details taken and suitable advice given. Cliff - Person
4411/06/10 Tasked by Swansea MRCC to meet a vessel that had been towed into the Marina by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered steering problems and called for assistance. Good LSA. Details taken. Search - Boat details
4511/06/10 Tasked to meet 4 persons who had been rescued by Mumbles ILB after being cut off on the Middle Island. They had misread the tide times & thought the tide was going out. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
4611/06/10 Report of a red object floating in Langland Bay, thought to be a kayak. Search carried out and met with First Informant. Nothing visible from that location so search widened but nothing found. All units stood down by MRCC. Search - Inv - object
4713/06/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Magic Dragon" that had snapped its rudder and called "Mayday" off Porthcawl. Mumbles ALB towed the vessel back to Swansea Marina. Good LSA & equipment but aux engine too small to make headway. Details taken. Search - Boat details
4815/06/10 Tasked to Langland bay to assist with the evacuation of a seriously ill casualty. Landing site prepared for Helimed 57 as beach very busy. Casualty taken by land Ambulance as unable to be carried by helicopter due to medical conditions.  Search - Person Medivac
4916/06/10 Tasked to attend Swansea marina for a vessel being towed in following engine failure. Owner had bought the vessel the previous day and was very inexperienced. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
5020/06/10 Tasked to meet an Avon Sports Rib being towed into Knab Rock by the vessel "Alisa R". Vessel had broken down. Recalled by MRCC, details obtained by phone, no action required. Search - Boat details
5120/06/10 Report of a swimmer in difficulty between the Pier Beach and the Middle Island. On arrival, swimmer located safe & well. The swimmer did not think they were in difficulty but had been observed by the MRCC CCTV. Suitable advice given but casualty refused to give details. Search - Inv - other
5225/06/10 Tasked to a request from Ambulance Service for assistance with a collapsed person near the Slip Bridge, Swansea. On arrival, person intoxicated and being assisted by Police. No medical attention required. Units stood down. Search - Person Medivac
5325/06/10 Report received from a passing vessel of 20 people in difficulty near Lambs Well, Rotherslade. On arrival, area searched between Lambs Well and Rotherslade, no persons in difficulty. FAWGI. Search - Inv - other
5426/06/10 Tasked to assist Ambulance service with a child suffering a seizure in the water opposite the Patti pavilion. Assisted the evacuation of the child. Also assisted Paramedics with a second injured child at the same location with a cut foot. Search - Person Medivac
5526/06/10 Tasked to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Salerno" being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had engine failure, 1 mile off Sketty lane. No LSA, not enough L/Js carried. Strong advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
5626/06/10 Tasked to a report of a drunken man in difficulty off County Hall. On arrival, met Police units. Man safe & well ashore, no action required. Search - Person Medivac
5726/06/10 Report of a Jet ski being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Met casualty, details taken and strong advice given regarding maintenance and safety equipment. Search - Inv - jet ski
5827/06/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Sea Ig" being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had lost a prop off Foxhole and had been towed by Horton ILB before being towed in to Mumbles by Mumbles ALB.  Suitable advice given. Good LSA. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
5907/07/10 Tasked to a report of 3 Kayakers in difficulty off Pwll Du. On arrival, casualties had made their own way ashore. One kayak had sunk. All Casualties safe & well. R169 and Mumbles ALB also on scene but not required. Details taken & suitable advice given. Search - Inv - canoe
6008/07/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "impulse" that had broken down approx 3 miles south of River Tawe. Vessel identified by Mumbles CRT and Mumbles ILB arrived to tow the vessel back to the Marina. Vessel had suffered an alternator belt failure. Good LSA but L/Js not being worn. Details taken, CG66 issued.  Search - Boat details
6112/07/10 Tasked to Caswell Bay to set up a HLS for Helimed 57A. A young infant had been crossing the road and came into contact with a car. Infant OK but taken to Hospital by Helimed as a precaution. Police & Ambulance also on scene. Search - Person Medivac
6212/07/10 Report of a dingy being taken out to sea off Mumbles Pier. Father & 2 sons were sailing the dingy for the first time but the engine was not powerful enough against the tidal race. They attracted the attention of people on the Pier to raise the alarm. Suitable advice given - poor LSA but Lifejackets worn. CG66 issued. Search - Boat distress
6312/07/10 Report of a vessel having engine failure being towed into Knab Rock by another vessel. Engine would run in neutral but stalled in gear. Good LSA but L/Js not worn. Engine had been serviced last week. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
6412/07/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Catch 22", stuck underneath Mumbles Pier. Monitored boat until Mumbles ILB took up the tow to Knab Rock. Vessel had failed to start but during attempts to restart, the engine was swamped and failed. Vessel well equipped but crew inexperienced. Suitable advice given and CG66 issued. Search - Boat distress
6516/07/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Lapdancer" who had been en passage from Dublin to Brest and encountered heavy seas with 11m waves. Shackle broke on boom and guides damaged so headed for shelter and repairs. Well equipped yacht with good LSA. Crew Ok but hadn't slept for 48hrs. Search - Boat details
6616/07/10 Tasked to Caswell Bay to assist Ambulance with evacuation of an injured surfer. Surfer had been hit in the head by a surfboard. Casualty carried to Ambulance. Helimed 57A also attended and HLS prepared. Casualty taken by road. Search - Person Medivac
6717/07/10 Tasked to Knab rock to meet a Fishing Vessel being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had broken down and unable to restart. Good LSA. Details taken. Search - Boat details
6817/07/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet a vessel  being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered engine failure with Aux engine also failing, just off the Fairway Buoy. Good LSA but no flares. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
6917/07/10 Tasked to assist Police with a search of Mumbles Hill. Search carried out and provided a successful outcome. Assist other authorities
7018/07/10 Tasked to a report of a windsurfer in difficulty off Knab Rock. On arrival, Windsurfer safely ashore and Ok but refused to give details. When asked, the man became abusive and gave incorrect details. Correct details obtained from a third party. Search - Inv - windsurfer
7120/07/10 Tasked to meet a vessel being towed into Swansea Marina by Port Talbot ILB. Vessel had broken down due to fuel problems. Vessel had also required assistance within the last few days. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7222/07/10 Tasked to Knab rock to meet a Fishing Vessel being towed in by Mumbles ALB. The Vessel had picked up a large object in its nets off the Mixen Shoal and was towed into Knab Rock to recover the net. Vessel was beached but the net was empty, the object had disappeared, possibly Mussel seed. Search - Boat details
7324/07/10 Tasked to a report of a vessel in distress in Swansea Bay. The spoken word "Mayday" were received on Ch16. Search carried out and the vessel was located at Mumbles Moorings, safe & well. R169 carried out a radar sweep of the area and PTCG searched River Afan. Nothing found, possible hoax. Search - Boat distress
7425/07/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the RHIB "Eclipse" being towed in following engine failure. Flywheel had snapped. Good LSA, all persons wearing Lifejackets but no flares. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7526/07/10 Report of a person injured on the cliffs at Pennard. On arrival, met 1st Informant and located casualty at the foot of a cliff, approx 30m east of the "Training Cliff". R169 arrived and winched the casualty up to the cliff top and then transferred to an awaiting land ambulance by CROs. Casualty had possible break to left leg & Knee whilst climbing on West Cliff. Cliff - Person
7629/07/10 Tasked to a report of a person stuck on a sandbank in Swansea Bay. PT & BP Mud teams proceeded. Lifeguards walked out to casualty and escorted him back ashore. Mumbles ILB stood by whilst casualty returned ashore. Casualty met by MM CROs and paramedics. Casualty safe & well but wet. No medical attention required so taken home by CRV. R169 and Mud teams stood down. Mud - Person
7701/08/10 Tasked to a report of a missing person though to be in the Langland area. Search commenced at Langland and teams covered area between Langland & Limeslade. Casualty reported at Bracelet by staff from local restaurant, safe & well. Search - Person missing
7805/08/10 Tasked to a collapsed person at Langland. Lifeguards in attendance administering O2. Land Ambulance arrived and casualty taken to ambulance for transfer to Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
7905/08/10 Tasked to a missing person who was believed to be heading west from Mumbles Pier in a distraught state following a family argument. Police with 1st Informant at Knab Rock. Search teams deployed and assisted by PT & OX CRTs. Area searched between Mumbles & Langland. Casualty located by Police at Plasmarl, Swansea. Search - Person missing
8007/08/10 Tasked to a report from Police of a person threatening to jump off the Old Briton Ferry Bridge. On arrival, located person sat on bridge parapet over the Briton Ferry side of the bridge above the docks. Monitored person until Police talked the person down into their care. PT ILB attended at Monkstone Marina. PT CG deployed at Briton Ferry. Search - Inv - suicide
8111/08/10 Report of a person cut off on a sandbank opposite the Amazon Warehouse, Crymlyn. Attended scene with Port Talbot ILB. Fire service already on scene and had rescued two teenagers from the sandbank. There was a delay by Mid & West Wales Fire contacting the Coastguard. Search - Inv - cut-off
8214/08/10 Tasked to a report of a dog stuck on the cliff at Southgate. On arrival, dog had been self recovered by owner and safe & well in their car. No action required. Cliff - Animal
8315/08/10 Tasked to an injured person on the Middle Island. Casualty had slipped on the slab and fell approx 25ft, suffering lacerations to and pain in his legs. Transferred casualty to Helimed 57 who had landed nearby. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. RNLI Lifeguards assisted. Search - Person Medivac
8415/08/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Burger Head" being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had broken down off the entrance to the Tawe with engine problems. Good LSA. Suitable advice given. CG66 Issued. Search - Boat details
8516/08/10 Report of a person cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the person ashore. The person had fallen asleep on the island and the tide had come in by the time he woke up.  Search - Inv - cut-off
8617/08/10 Tasked to a report of a person in the water between East & West Piers. Mumbles ILB launched. The Vessel "Beaufort" picked up the person and returned to Tawe Lock. Police took casualty to Morriston after a brief struggle. Casualty known to Police. Search - Inv - other
8717/08/10 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the sailing yacht "Merlin Falcon" that was being towed in by Mumbles ILB following problems with its furling lines. Details taken. Search - Boat details
8817/08/10 Tasked to Swansea marina to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel suffered engine failure approx 1 mile south of West Pier. Details taken. Search - Boat details
8918/08/10 Tasked to backup Rhossili CRT with a dog stuck 80m down the cliff near the Worms Head Hotel. Dog successfully lowered down the cliff to its anxious owners. Cliff - Animal
9022/08/10 Tasked to a report of a woman climbing down the cliffs at Rams Tor, leaving her bicycle behind. As the search teams were walking to Rams Tor, they encountered a woman matching the description of the Casualty, safe & well. Cliff - Person
9126/08/10 Tasked to a report of a person in the water near the Sail Bridge, River Tawe. Search carried out along both banks of river. Multiple Agency callout with PTCG, Mumbles ILB & ALB, R169, Police & Fire service attending. Nothing found. Search - Person missing
9226/08/10 Continuation of previous incident. Search carried out along River & Pontoons but nothing found. Police divers also attended. Search - Person missing
9327/08/10 Report of three persons cut off on Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the three boys ashore. The boys had been fishing and got caught out by the tide. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
9427/08/10 Report of a person in the water opposite County Hall. Casualty had been brought out of the water by family members and with Police & Ambulance paramedics. Search - Inv - suicide
9530/08/10 Tasked to Knab Rock to meet the vessel "Black Coffee 2" being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel suffered fuel problems. Details taken and CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
9631/08/10 Tasked to an injured person near County Hall. Casualty fell on rocks injuring his ankle. Casualty carried off the beach to the awaiting Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
9703/09/10 Tasked to meet Mumbles ILB at Knab rock following recovery of a capsized kayaker near the Lighthouse. Casualty capsized whilst fishing. Suitable advice given due to poor LSA but casualty safe & well. Search - Inv - canoe
9806/09/10 Tasked to a boat that had broken its moorings and had come ashore at Norton. Vessel had been involved in a previous incident on 27th May. Owner contacted but denied all knowledge of owning vessel. No further action possible. Search - Boat distress
9908/09/10 Tasked to 3 persons cut off on Middle Island. Mumbles ILB recovered the three persons ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
10009/09/10 Report of a vessel washed ashore near Swansea Observatory. On arrival located the vessel "Orinoco" from Incident 3156 aground. Owner denied all knowledge of vessel so Council informed and they will remove vessel. Search - Boat distress
10111/09/10 Report of two persons cut off on the tideline opposite The George Hotel, Mumbles. On arrival, two persons observed in the reported position with a yellow boat. The persons did not appear in difficulty and left the tideline in their boat, heading to the middle of the bay. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
10211/09/10 Report of two persons cut off on cliffs between Brandy Cove and Pwll Du. On arrival, met first informant who identified the two persons. These persons were fishing and happy to continue as they were not cut off. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
10315/09/10 Tasked to a report from a MOP about a small boat that had disappeared from view in the Bay, off Mumbles Pier. On arrival, boat identified as "Dutch Courage" with 3 persons on board. Contacted owner by telephone and advised that they were leaving boat for the shore shortly. On arrival at Village lane slip, details taken. Crew well equipped but decided that it was too rough for them today. FAWGI. Search - Boat distress
10416/09/10 Tasked to search for a person believed to be attempting suicide at Caswell Bay. Car located by Police at the rear of the car park, casualty found in the car unconscious. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Inv - suicide
10517/09/10 Tasked to meet the motorboat "Rodman 810" being towed into the Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered complete engine failure. Details taken. Good LSA. Search - Boat details
10619/09/10 Tasked to backup Rhossili CRT with a person injured near Lewis castle. Attended scene and assisted with casualty medivac. R169 took casualty to hospital. Cliff - Person
10719/09/10 Tasked to assist Ambulance Service with a medivac of an unconscious casualty from the beach near County Hall. All units stood down whilst en route, casualty regained consciousness and was in Ambulance, departing for hospital. Search - Person Medivac
10823/09/10 Tasked to search Mumbles Pier and Head for a possible suicidal male. On arrival, Police had located the person and had them in custody. WO99 also attended. Search - Inv - suicide
10925/09/10 Tasked to meet two people who had been cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Casualties were collected by Mumbles ILB and returned to dry land at the ILB slipway. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
11025/09/10 Tasked to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles ALB following an electrical fault causing engine failure. Met crew on arrival at Swansea Marina. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Boat details
11126/09/10 Tasked to assist Ambulance service with an injured person near the "Green Buoy" Swansea marina. On arrival, met Ambulance units. Casualty had walked to the ambulance and was being treated before going to hospital for X rays, query shoulder injury. Search - Person Medivac
11204/10/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "The Other Woman" at Knab Rock following transmissions on Channel 0. Met owner and checked radio which was found to be faulty. Details taken and suitable advice given. Owner declared that he will not use this radio again. Search - Inv - other
11304/10/10 Tasked by MRCC to assist in the search for a missing 2yr old child in the West Cross area. Search teams deployed to commence coastal search at West Cross. All units recalled, Police had located the missing child near to the family home. Search - Person missing
11405/10/10 Tasked to Swansea Observatory to search for a missing person. Police located person as search units were being deployed. Search - Person missing
11508/10/10 Tasked to assist Port Talbot CG with a search for a missing person in the Aberavon area. Units stood down en route to Port Talbot. Search - Person missing
11610/10/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "Bouquet" being towed into Swansea by Port Talbot ILB. Vessel placed astern of Ferry due to lack of water in River Tawe. Unable to get details as owner hung up when called on his mobile. Search - Boat details
11710/10/10 Tasked to a report of a person in the water at Three Cliffs. While en route to Three Cliffs the person had managed to board his jet ski and returned ashore at Oxwich where he was met by Oxwich CG. Search - Inv - jet ski
11810/10/10 Report of two persons cut off by the tide on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the two persons safely ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
11910/10/10 Report of four persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the four safely ashore. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
12010/10/10 Report of two Red Flares seen over the SWIGG buoy from Knab Rock. On arrival, no flares seen. Enquiries made with first informant at Knab Rock. Further enquiries made with Fishermen nearby, all indicating that Chinese lanterns seen floating away from Singleton. Further checks proved negative. Search - Boat distress
12111/10/10 Report of a person seen jumping into the River Tawe from the Quay Parade bridge near Sainsbury's. Search Teams dispatched to check both sides of the Tawe, The sail Bridge, Barrage and pontoons. Area searched thoroughly but nothing found. Police, Police Helo & Fire Service also attended.  Search - Person missing
12212/10/10 Tasked to attend Mumbles Pier following report from Police of a suicidal male, threatening to jump. Search at Mumbles Pier carried out but Police located casualty near the Pump House, Swansea Marina. Mumbles ILB also attended. Search - Inv - suicide
12314/10/10 Tasked to attend West Pier following report from Police of a suicidal male, threatening to jump. Attended scene and monitored situation until Police successfully removed person from Pier and into custody. Mumbles ILB attended. Search - Inv - suicide
12416/10/10 Tasked to meet the Fishing Vessel "Girl Eileen 2" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB after suffering engine failure. Temporary repairs made to engine and vessel escorted into Marina under own power. Details taken. Inlet/cooling pipe fractured. Search - Boat details
12518/10/10 Tasked to an injured student near Southgate car park. On arrival, student located to east of Foxhole, with an ankle injury. Cliff equipment set up ready for recovery but R169 attended, transporting casualty to hospital. Rhossili CRT also attended. Cliff - Person
12622/10/10 Tasked to a report of a person in the water at Caswell bay. On arrival, Helimed on scene with a casualty recovered from the water. Casualty taken back to Mumbles by MM ILB. Search - Person Medivac
12724/10/10 Tasked to a report of two persons cut off on the Mumbles Lighthouse outer island. Both persons were recovered by the ILB and returned to the boathouse where they were met by the CRT. Fishing boat Beagle and Cardiff Blue Sea Kayak club provided assistance Search - Inv - cut-off
12824/10/10 Tasked to a report of 2 persons cut off on the middle island at Mumbles Head. Mumbles ILB recovered both persons and brought them ashore to the awaiting Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
12930/10/10 Tasked to a vessel aground opposite the MCC. Unable to identify owners.  Search - Boat distress
13005/11/10 Tasked to meet the Fishing Vessel "Heather D" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB after suffering an engine fire. Vessel checked by Fire Service, fire now out and all ok. Police also attended. Details taken. Search - Boat distress
13107/11/10 Tasked to a Police report of a missing person, believed to be suicidal, in the Swansea Marina area. Search teams deployed at the Marina but Police located the casualty inland in the Morfa area. Search - Person missing
13209/11/10 Tasked to a report of a person in difficulty in Swansea Marina. All units stood down  before leaving station, as it was a possible hoax. Search - Inv - other
13314/11/10 Tasked to assist Rhossili CRT with two cliff fallers at Lewis castle. On arrival, 4 MM Technicians assisted  Rhossili CRT with the casualties and R169 recovered both casualties to Morriston Hospital. Cliff - Person
13419/11/10 Report of a boat adrift from the mumbles Moorings. On arrival, boat identified as a blue hull, white cabin sailing boat. Mumbles ILB launched and secured boat to new mooring after checks carried out.  Search - Boat distress
13526/11/10 Tasked to set up a HLS at KG5 as R169 reported difficult landing conditions at Morriston Hospital. CRT stood down before arriving at KG5, conditions at Morriston had cleared sufficiently for R169 to land safely. Search - Person Medivac
13615/12/10 DSC message received from the vessel Maisie d'oats. MRCC contacted owner who confirmed boat moored in Marina. Co-owner met CRT at boat in Marina and confirmed VHF radio missing. Police attended, CG units stood down. Possible HOAX. Search - Boat distress
13717/12/10 Tasked to provide 4WD transport during heavy snow. Ops room staff taken home and Air Ambulance Pilot taken to Fairwood Airport. Assist other authorities
13818/12/10 Tasked to provide 4WD transport during heavy snow. Ops room staff taken home. Assist other authorities
13918/12/10 Tasked to assist Ambulance Service with a medical emergency in the Langland/Newton area during heavy snow. Search - Person Medivac
14019/12/10 Tasked to provide 4WD transport during heavy snow. Ops room staff taken home. Assist other authorities
14131/12/10 Tasked to meet the vessel "3J's" which had broken down with engine failure just outside the River Tawe. Suitable advice given and CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
14231/12/10 Report of a person in difficulty at Pluck Lake, Morfa. CRT stood down whilst en route, call was a HOAX. Search - Inv - other

 

 

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114/01/10Report of a person threatening to jump off  West Pier. On arrival, met Police and family members who were speaking to the person by mobile phone. Area searched between West pier and Slip bridge, nothing found. Mumbles ILB searched seaward including River, nothing found. Stood down by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
223/01/10Requested to attend Swansea Marina and meet the vessel "Glenally" which was being towed into the Marina by Porthcawl L/B. Vessel had electrical failure off Porthcawl and was unable to start the engines. Details taken, no lifejackets or liferaft on board. Suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
327/01/10Report of a whale sighted at Langland. On arrival, met First informant and object identified as a tree. FAWGI.Search - Mammal stranded
430/01/10Request from Ambulance Service to assist with an injured person on Swansea beach, between Sketty Lane & St. Helens. On arrival, Ambulance had departed scene with casualty on board. Casualty had been unable to walk. No details available.Search - Person Medivac
530/01/10Request from Ambulance Service to assist with an injured person at Western Lane, Mumbles. Ambulance unable to attend due to icy conditions. On arrival, casualty transport4ed in the CRV to an awaiting ambulance on the main road. Casualty had fallen on the ice and had sustained a head injury.Search - Person Medivac
602/02/10Report of a missing teenager whose belongings were found along the river path at Landore. The lower reaches of the River Tawe were searched from New Cut Bridge to the Observatory. The boat pontoons were also checked thoroughly. Nothing found. Search terminated by MRCC. Police and Fire Service also attended.Search - Person missing
708/02/10Report from a resident at Rotherslade of a dog barking on the beach from about 0700. Resident concerned that they couldn't see its owner. On arrival, search carried out along the Rotherslade & Langland beaches. Spoke to some surfers at Langland who confirmed the dog did belong to one of them. FAWGI.Search - Inv - other
816/02/10Tasked to a report of a yellow buoy on the beach at Langland. On arrival, the object was located and identified as a yellow and black metal buoy with the words "MU??EL FARM". Dimensions approx 2' 6" tall, 2' dia. Buoy removed from beach and taken to Lifeguard hut for recovery by Council staff. MRCC to make further enquiries.Search - Inv - object
926/02/10Tasked to search for a missing person in the Pennard Area. Two search teams commenced search at Foxhole. WO99 located a target at the bottom of Bacon Hole. 2 RRTs descended and located a person. RRTs and person recovered by R169 to awaiting ambulance.Cliff - Person
1006/03/10Report of a dog stranded on the cliffs west of Ginny's Gut. On arrival, dog seen heading west across the rocks towards Rotherslade. Dog disappeared at Rotherslade. Enquiries made with beach visitors and Rotherslade Café. Dog was sighted heading up the beach before disappearing. All units stood down.Cliff - Animal
1107/03/10Tasked to attend Swansea marina for a vessel being towed by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered a broken mast 5 miles off Worms Head. Details taken. Owner to either tow boat home or use engine to return to Cardiff. CG66 at home.Search - Boat details
1210/03/10Tasked to backup Oxwich CRT for a medivac near the Stepping stones at Three Cliffs bay. Stood down whilst en route as Helimed 57A had evacuated the casualty to Hospital. R169 also en route.Search - Person Medivac
1316/03/10Tasked to Mumbles ILB station to meet two persons that were stuck on the Middle Island. MM ILB launched and recovered both persons to the ILB station. Safety advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
1420/03/10Tasked to back up Burry Port CG, searching for a missing 5yr old child. All MM units stood down shortly afterwards as child had been located safe & well.Search - Person missing
1503/04/10Request to attend Swansea marina for a report of a person requiring medical evacuation. On arrival, Ambulance crew had managed to get the person in the ambulance and then departed for hospital.  No details available.Search - Person Medivac
1603/04/10Tasked to attend Mumbles Pier for a cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered two persons from the island, safely ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
1707/04/10Report of a person and a dog in difficulty off Verdi's, Knab Rock. On arrival, nothing sighted and enquiries made with passers-by. Person concerned had been seen leaving with the dog in a silver car prior to arrival of CRV. FAWGI.Search - Inv - other
1810/04/10Tasked to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Rhysling" that was being towed in following fuel problems. 4 POB, good LSA. Details taken and suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
1910/04/10Tasked to assist Rhosilli CRT with a person who had fallen whilst climbing near Lewis Castle, Mewslade. Casualty had fallen approx 60ft. R169 attended and extracted casualty to Morriston hospital with suspected head and pelvic injuries.Cliff - Person
2010/04/10Tasked to meet the vessel "Riverdance" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel ran aground during tow in the river Tawe and unable to enter Swansea Marina until high tide the following morning. Vessel had broken down with mechanical problems off Port Eynon. Details could not be obtained.Search - Boat details
2112/04/10Tasked to collect details from a broken down jet skier near Mumbles Pier. Jet ski had not been used for some time and the rider was not familiar with its operation, flooding the engine by excessive choke. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - other
2216/04/10Report of an object off Blackpill. On arrival, object identified as a 45G Oil drum, floating high in the water and being blown out to sea. Drum appeared to be empty, black and navy in colour and had white lettering. No identification possible due to the distance offshore.Search - Inv - object
2317/04/10Tasked to meet a broken down vessel being towed into Knab Rock. Vessel in poor condition and no safety equipment on board, apart from a handheld radio that the owner didn't know how to use. Suitable, strong advice given.Search - Boat details
2419/04/10Tasked to meet a broken down vessel being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered propeller damage when it hit a mussel bank. The prop fell off. Suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
2527/04/10Tasked to assist Port Talbot CG with a search for two missing children. Searched areas around promenade and Llewellyn Quay, nothing found. Released by MRCC. On arrival back at CRE, Police confirmed the two children had been located at Taibach mountain, further inland.Search - Person missing
2630/04/10Report of persons stuck on rocks near Castellamare, Bracelet. On arrival, four persons located at Bracelet Bay, having walked ashore from the rocks where they were stuck, one had to swim ashore. They had been taking photographs and had not noticed the incoming tide cutting them off. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
2703/05/10Report of a boat aground in the middle of Pwll Du bay. Monitored situation until Mumbles ALB towed the vessel into deep water. Vessel inspected and made its own way back to the marina.Search - Boat distress
2812/05/10Tasked to search Swansea bay for a missing person after fishing gear was found on the beach. Area searched between Blackpill to County Hall, nothing foundSearch - Person missing
2917/05/10Tasked to attend Knab Rock to meet a boat being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Boat had 6 persons on board, two who went missing during the boat's recovery. Police attended and took all 6 back to the Police station for further questioning.Search - Boat details
3020/05/10Tasked to assist Ambulance personnel with a collapsed person at Limeslade. Assisted Ambulance crew. Casualty declined hospital visit and was taken home by friends. Became ill after eating a Prawn salad at lunchtime.Search - Person Medivac
3121/05/10Tasked to Oxwich Bay to assist Ambulance personnel with a collapsed female. On arrival, R169 had landed on and winchman was treating the casualty before flight to Morriston A&E. Person had suffered anaphylactic shock following breakfast.Search - Person Medivac
3223/05/10Report of shouts for help coming from the water at Blackpill. On arrival, a kayaker was seen in difficulty. Mumbles ILB recovered the man & kayak to Sketty Lane where he was met by CROs. Details taken. Man wet but otherwise OK. Suitable advice given including use of lifejackets.Search - Inv - canoe
3323/05/10Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Rinker 260" being towed in by Mumbles ILB following engine failure off the Guildhall, Swansea. Vessel's engine restarted by ILB crewman and made its own way, escorted by ILB to Swansea Marina. Details taken, Suitable advice given. Full LSA on board, CG66 issued.Search - Boat details
3423/05/10Reports of Red Flares in the Marina area received by MRCC. Search carried out between West Pier and County Hall. Spoke to several groups of people, some saw Chinese Lanterns. FAWGI.Search - Boat distress
3527/05/10tasked to a report of a yacht in difficulty in Swansea Bay. Inexperienced crew caught out by poor weather. Vessel towed in by ILB. Details taken and suitable advice given.Search - Boat distress
3629/05/10Report of a Kite floating off West Pier. Mumbles ILB launched and conducted search along foreshore. CROs met 1st Informant and it appeared that the person using the kite had left it, returning to the Water sports school at St Helens. casualty located and the school then recovered the kite. Casualty safe & well.Search - Inv - windsurfer
3729/05/10Report of two persons cut off on Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB recovered both and landed them ashore, safe & well. Suitable advice given and details taken.Search - Inv - cut-off
3830/05/10Report of two persons cut off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB recovered both and landed them ashore, safe & well. Suitable advice given and details taken.Search - Inv - cut-off
3931/05/10Tasked to a report of a woman stuck on the cliffs at Three Cliffs. On arrival, casualty had been located by R169 to the west of Westcliffe, Pennard. R169 landed on at Pobbles bay and handed over casualty to CROs. Casualty had become stuck after trying to walk around from Pobbles, avoiding the incoming tide.Cliff - Person
4002/06/10Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet a Raider18 boat being towed in by the vessel "Broader". The Casualty Vessel had a flat battery. It was towed into the river by the "Broader" and then decided to use its auxiliary engine to stay out in the bay a while longer. No details taken.Search - Boat details
4102/06/10Report of an injured person on the beach opposite Llwynderw, West Cross. Assisted Ambulance crew to recover the casualty from the beach. Casualty had fallen causing a deep cut to his right knee. Search - Person Medivac
4204/06/10Report of a person stuck on the cliff to the west of Caswell Bay. Cliff Teams at Mumbles & Rhosilli attended. Rescue 169, who was airborne at the time, attended and lifted the casualty to the top of the cliff and met by MM10. Casualty safe & well but with minor cuts to hand. Details taken and suitable advice given.Cliff - Person
4305/06/10Tasked to assist Rhosilli CG with a person stuck on the cliff at Culver Hole, Port Eynon. R169 attended and lifted the casualty to the top of the cliff and met by Coastguard Officers. Details taken and suitable advice given.Cliff - Person
4411/06/10Tasked by Swansea MRCC to meet a vessel that had been towed into the Marina by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered steering problems and called for assistance. Good LSA. Details taken.Search - Boat details
4511/06/10Tasked to meet 4 persons who had been rescued by Mumbles ILB after being cut off on the Middle Island. They had misread the tide times & thought the tide was going out. Suitable advice given.Search - Inv - cut-off
4611/06/10Report of a red object floating in Langland Bay, thought to be a kayak. Search carried out and met with First Informant. Nothing visible from that location so search widened but nothing found. All units stood down by MRCC.Search - Inv - object
4713/06/10Tasked to meet the vessel "Magic Dragon" that had snapped its rudder and called "Mayday" off Porthcawl. Mumbles ALB towed the vessel back to Swansea Marina. Good LSA & equipment but aux engine too small to make headway. Details taken.Search - Boat details
4815/06/10Tasked to Langland bay to assist with the evacuation of a seriously ill casualty. Landing site prepared for Helimed 57 as beach very busy. Casualty taken by land Ambulance as unable to be carried by helicopter due to medical conditions. Search - Person Medivac
4916/06/10Tasked to attend Swansea marina for a vessel being towed in following engine failure. Owner had bought the vessel the previous day and was very inexperienced. Suitable advice given.Search - Boat details
5020/06/10Tasked to meet an Avon Sports Rib being towed into Knab Rock by the vessel "Alisa R". Vessel had broken down. Recalled by MRCC, details obtained by phone, no action required.Search - Boat details
5120/06/10Report of a swimmer in difficulty between the Pier Beach and the Middle Island. On arrival, swimmer located safe & well. The swimmer did not think they were in difficulty but had been observed by the MRCC CCTV. Suitable advice given but casualty refused to give details.Search - Inv - other
5225/06/10Tasked to a request from Ambulance Service for assistance with a collapsed person near the Slip Bridge, Swansea. On arrival, person intoxicated and being assisted by Police. No medical attention required. Units stood down.Search - Person Medivac
5325/06/10Report received from a passing vessel of 20 people in difficulty near Lambs Well, Rotherslade. On arrival, area searched between Lambs Well and Rotherslade, no persons in difficulty. FAWGI.Search - Inv - other
5426/06/10Tasked to assist Ambulance service with a child suffering a seizure in the water opposite the Patti pavilion. Assisted the evacuation of the child. Also assisted Paramedics with a second injured child at the same location with a cut foot.Search - Person Medivac
5526/06/10Tasked to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Salerno" being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had engine failure, 1 mile off Sketty lane. No LSA, not enough L/Js carried. Strong advice given. CG66 issued.Search - Boat details
5626/06/10Tasked to a report of a drunken man in difficulty off County Hall. On arrival, met Police units. Man safe & well ashore, no action required.Search - Person Medivac
5726/06/10Report of a Jet ski being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Met casualty, details taken and strong advice given regarding maintenance and safety equipment.Search - Inv - jet ski
5827/06/10Tasked to meet the vessel "Sea Ig" being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had lost a prop off Foxhole and had been towed by Horton ILB before being towed in to Mumbles by Mumbles ALB.  Suitable advice given. Good LSA. CG66 issued.Search - Boat details

Callouts: 2011

 

 

EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
102/01/11 Tasked to a report of two Kayakers in difficulty off Jersey Marine. On arrival at Queens dock, two Kayakers observed heading towards Port Talbot and making good progress. FAWGI Search - Inv - canoe
208/01/11 Tasked to back up Rhossili CG with a Para glider that had crashed into the hillside. Units stood down as Para glider not hurt and took off again without any problem. FAWGI. Search - Person Medivac
314/01/11 Report of a Kite surfer in difficulty near the Observatory, Swansea. On arrival, located the Kite surfer safe & well but the casualty had lost their board. Police & Paramedics attended. Search - Inv - windsurfer
419/01/11 Report of a person seen running towards the beach near the Slip Bridge. Area searched along beach and promenade between Sketty Lane and The Observatory, nothing found. Assisted by PT CG. Search - Person missing
523/01/11 Tasked to two broken vessels being towed into Swansea Marina. One had suffered fuel starvation, the other had an electrical fault. Details taken and suitable advice given. One owner became abusive when given safety advice about lifejackets. Search - Boat details
625/01/11 Tasked to recover a casualty from Mumbles ALB that had been evacuated from the Vessel "Eems Star" in Swansea Bay. Casualty had suffered head injuries after being struck by machinery. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Passport & paperwork also given to Ambulance crew. Search - Person Medivac
726/01/11 Tasked to a report of a missing person believed to be in the Mumbles area, possibly around the Pilot Inn. Car located outside the Pilot. Search commenced along the foreshore opposite the Pilot. Police located the person just after search commenced. PTCG also tasked but stood down at station. Search - Person missing
827/01/11 Tasked to assist Ambulance service with an injured person on the beach near Blackpill. Casualty located behind Golf Course. Ambulance took casualty who had neck & stomach pain to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
902/02/11 MAYDAY call received from a Kite Surfer at Aberavon. Kite number 173. Assisted PT CG with a search of the area between PT CRE and Eastern Breakwater, nothing found. Police and R169 also attended. Weather very poor.  Search - Inv - windsurfer
1005/02/11 Report of a person having fallen off their horse at Pobbles bay. Attended scene and assisted Helimed 57A paramedics with casualty. Casualty taken to Morriston with suspected collarbone injuries. Ox CG also attended. Search - Person Medivac
1109/02/11 Tasked to a report of an injured surfer near Blue Pool, Llangennith. Cliff recovery likely due to casualty's position. On arrival at Llangennith, Helimed 57A had been able to land close to the casualty and was taking off for Morriston Hospital. Casualty had received bad head lacerations due to collision in the surf. Search - Person Medivac
1215/02/11 Report of a person in the water at Swansea Marina. On arrival, the person had been rescued by a passer by. Both Casualty and passer by were taken to hospital for check up. Search - Person in Water
1316/02/11 Tasked to a Pan Pan broadcast by Mumbles ILB after it had been turned over in rough seas. On arrival, crew safely ashore and had righted the boat. Mumbles ALB towed ILB back to the L/B station for repairs. Search - Boat distress
1417/02/11 Tasked to observe a vessel that had become grounded in the River Neath on 16th. Unit stood down prior to leaving CRE as vessel had refloated safely and PT CG also attended. Search - Boat distress
1519/02/11 Tasked to a report of two persons stuck opposite Sketty Lane. On arrival, located both casualties safely ashore with a paramedic who had just arrived on scene. Both persons had become cut off on a sandbank and had waded ashore. Both cold & wet but otherwise OK. Search - Inv - cut-off
1619/02/11 Report of a missing person in the Swansea Marina area, near the river. Tasked to search River Tawe. All units stood down prior to leaving station as Police had located the person. Search - Person missing
1701/03/11 Tasked to a report of a vessel in difficulty opposite the "Patti Pavilion" Swansea. On arrival, the only vessel in the bay was under way, heading towards The Mumbles. Considered a False alarm/Good Intent. Search - Boat distress
1812/03/11 Report of two persons in difficulty in the water off Pobbles bay. Mumbles & Horton ILBs launched, WO99 & R169 dispatched. On arrival, one person had made their own way ashore, the other was collected off the rocks by Horton ILB. Casualties safe & well. Suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Person in Water
1917/03/11 Report of two adults and a small child cut off on the Middle Island, Mumbles. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the three casualties ashore. The child was checked by Ambulance crew but otherwise OK. Suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
2019/03/11 Report of three persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island, Mumbles. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered all three to the ILB station where they were met by Mumbles CG. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
2126/03/11 Tasked to meet the vessel "Glenally" that had fouled its prop off South Gower. Mumbles ILB launched and freed the vessel. Vessel made its own way back to the Marina. Vessel to be checked following this incident as vibration apparent at speed. Details taken & advice given. Search - Boat details
2230/03/11 Tasked to a report of a kitesurfer in difficulty off County Hall. On arrival, the Kitesurfer was safely ashore and collecting up his equipment. He had not been able to return to shore, so had treaded water until wind had picked up & blew him in. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - windsurfer
2302/04/11 Tasked to a report of three persons who were spotted in an unsafe position on rocks at Bracelet Bay, Mumbles. The boys were spotted by the MRCC on rocks at high water in a breaking sea. Safety advice was given to the boys and they departed the scene for home. Search - Inv - other
2407/04/11 Mumbles RNLI ILB towed the vessel "MY LINDA ONE" with 4 POB back to Mumbles after she suffered engine failure in the Bay. The pilot vessel Beaufort stood by the casualty until the ILB arrived on scene. Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team issued suitable safety advice. Search - Boat details
2509/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team was tasked to Knab Rock following a report of a vessel in difficulty. The 16ft angling vessel Scooby Doo suffered engine failure. The casualty was towed in safely by the vessel Stella 2. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
2609/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team was tasked to Langland Bay following the report from the Welsh Ambulance Service of a female faller with head injuries. The casualty was walking wounded and walked to the ambulance herself. Details taken. Search - Person Medivac
2709/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team was tasked to the Observatory, Swansea Bay following a report of persons injured on the beach. The CRT arrived and confirmed 2 youths had been beaten up; Ambulance Service & South Wales Police were in attendance. Search - Person Medivac
2814/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue team was tasked to a person who had fallen on the cliff path near Pobbles and suffered ankle injuries. Casualty was carried down by the Mumbles team to the beach using the Alphin Lite stretcher to the awaiting Helimed 57 crew. Search - Person Medivac
2918/04/11 Tasked to backup PTCG for a search following a report of a despondent person in the Aberavon beach area. On arrival at PTCG station, received search instructions and were then stood down by MRCC, Police had located the person close to their home.  Search - Person missing
3018/04/11 Tasked to a report of a Kayaker in difficulty off Langland. Met 1st Informant at Langland and MM ILB searched Langland bay & Caswell. Two Kayakers located safe & well at Caswell. They had been at Langland at the time of the report but were fine. FAWGI. Search - Inv - canoe
3122/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a person spotted close to the cliff edge at Langland whilst asleep. On arrival, the person was located approx100m west of Langland and was awake, completely unaware of the danger. Suitable advice given and person made their own way back to the cliff path. Cliff - Person
3223/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Three Cliffs bay to evacuate a sick person who was at a beach party. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital by MM CRV. Police and OX3 also attended. Search - Person Medivac
3323/04/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for two missing children at Langland Bay. On arrival, the children had already been found safe & well. Suitable advice given to the two children, warning them of the dangers of climbing. Search - Person missing
3424/04/11 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel C. Bug II, following engine failure. Mumbles ALB towed the vessel to the Marina and details taken. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3525/04/11 Tasked to Mumbles ILB station to meet two persons who had become cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB brought the two ashore safe & well. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3601/05/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier following a report of two persons attempting to cross between the Middle Island and the Pier beach. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3701/05/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a person in the water off Knab Rock. On arrival, person safely ashore and Mumbles ILB recovered the catamaran that the person had fallen from, breaking its rudder. Remaining crew unable to control vessel. Search - Person in Water
3801/05/11 Tasked to assist EODU with a unexploded bomb opposite the Observatory, Swansea.  Successful detonation carried out. Search - Ordnance
3901/05/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a despondent person threatening to jump off the Sail Bridge, Swansea. All units stood down by MRCC before arriving on scene, Police had located the person in Morriston, safe & well. Search - Inv - suicide
4006/05/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a person cut off near Sketty Lane. The person had been caught out by the fast incoming tide and had become stuck on one of the large sandbanks before attempting to make it ashore. On arrival, the person had safely crossed onto the beach but was very dirty. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
4115/05/11 Tasked to Langland bay to a report of a Windsurfer in difficulty. Casualty was blown into Limeslade and was able to come ashore safe & well. Search - Inv - windsurfer
4223/05/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to provide transport and a second man to the Remote Site at Mumbles Hill for a planned outage at Swansea MRCC. Remote Site manned until outage had finished. Remote Site manning
4325/05/11 Mumbles, Oxwich and Rhossili Coastguard teams were tasked to a report of an injured person, over the cliff at Great Tor. Cliff teams sent one Technician down to stabilise the casualty and R169 recovered the person to Morriston Hospital. Cliff - Person
4402/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of 6 persons cut off by the tide on a sandbank near Blackpill. Area searched but no one in difficulty. A very large crowd was present on the beach at the time. FAWGI. Mumbles ILB attended. Search - Inv - cut-off
4503/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard, Mumbles ILB & WO99 tasked to a report of 4 persons shouting for help on a sandbank near Sketty Lane. On arrival, the persons were safely ashore but distressed. Medical attention not required. Search - Inv - cut-off
4603/06/11 Tasked to meet the vessel "Clapotis" being towed into Swansea marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered mechanical failure off Pwll Du. Vessel well equipped and had recently been serviced. Suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Boat details
4704/06/11 Tasked to Langland bay to assist with the medivac of a person with shoulder injuries. Casualty placed in Alphin Lite stretcher and carried to the awaiting ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
4804/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB tasked to a report of 4 persons cut off on a sandbank opposite Swansea University. On arrival, four students were swimming ashore safe & well. First Informant confirmed that they were the people seen cut off. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
4905/06/11 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Arlady" that had been towed in following a fouled propeller. Good LSA. CG66 issued. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
5008/06/11 Tasked to a report of a person in difficulty in the River Tawe near the Sail Bridge. On arrival, person had been rescued by Sea Cadet boat on exercise in River. Person checked by Paramedics but unharmed. Police & Fire Service also on scene. Search - Person in Water
5111/06/11 Tasked to assist Rhossili CG with a Cliff Rescue at Hills Tor, Llanmadoc. Casualty located on the beach and Rhossili assisted with transfer of casualty to Helimed 57A. Mumbles CRT stood down on leaving station.  Cliff - Person
5214/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet the speedboat "Lucy" a 13ft Fletcher boat at Knab Rock. The vessel had broken down in Pwll Du bay and was towed back to Mumbles by the vessel "Dog House". Vessel in poor condition with no LSA. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
5315/06/11 Tasked to a report of a person threatening to jump off the quayside at Swansea Ferry Terminal. All units stood down, person had been detained before climbing over the fence onto the quay wall. Search - Inv - suicide
5417/06/11 Tasked to a report of a person threatening to jump off a bridge near Swansea Marina. All units stood down, person had been detained by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
5519/06/11 Tasked to meet a boat being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel's engine kept cutting out and had no power. Recently bought. Good LSA but no Aux engines. CG66 issued, suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
5619/06/11 Report of two persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought both persons ashore. Both persons safe & well. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
5719/06/11 Tasked to meet a boat being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Boat had been refuelled at sea but crew were unable to restart engine. Good LSA but no lifejackets. CG66 issued. Suitable advice given.  Search - Boat details
5825/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard team tasked to set up a HLS at KG5 for R169, inbound from Aberystwyth with seriously ill patient on board. On landing, patient transferred to Morriston Hospital via Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
5926/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a person cut off on the Middle Island, Mumbles. The casualty was recovered by Mumbles ILB and returned to the ILB House. Mumbles CRT met the casualty and his parents. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6026/06/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of an object in the water off West Cross. On arrival, area searched between Norton and Sketty Lane, as far as the tide line at low water but nothing found. First Informant confirmed object could no longer be seen , FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
6102/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard were diverted from a School Visit to meet a broken down fishing boat being towed to Mumbles by Mumbles ALB. Vessel unable to use forward gears due to gearbox failure. Good LSA. Suitable advice given, CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
6203/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet the vessel "Tantrum", being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel suffered alternator failure. Vessel well equipped but Distress flares were out of date. Owner advised to return them to his Chandler. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
6303/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard team tasked to 4 persons stuck on rocks at Ginnie's Gut, Rotherslade. Mumbles ILB, R169 and Rhossili Coastguard also attended. R169 winched casualty and transferred to Morriston with leg injuries, remaining casualties taken by MM ILB to Rotherslade safe & well. Cliff - Person
6404/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist Police with search for missing Person, believed to be in the Marina area. Searched from Brynmill to West Pier, nothing found. Police managed to contact the person and was located in the City Centre. All units stood down. WO99 also attended. Search - Person missing
6509/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a missing child during the Wales National Airshow, Swansea foreshore. Met parents and search commenced along the foreshore. Child located shortly after, safe & well. Child reunited with Parents. Police & Council Staff also on scene. Search - Person missing
6609/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Welsh Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured horse rider from Pobbles bay. Helimed 57 attended and casualty taken across beach into Air Ambulance with suspected fractured pelvis. Horse ridden back to stable unharmed.  Search - Person Medivac
6710/07/11 Mumbles & Rhossili Coastguard units were tasked to a Cliff faller at Westcliff, Pennard. On arrival, the casualty had been rescued by fellow climbers, all from Brecon Mountain Rescue Team. The casualty sustained lower leg injuries and was airlifted by Helimed 57A to hospital. Cliff - Person
6814/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the vessel Ellie May being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel suffered engine failure off the Oyster Ledge, Mumbles. All persons safe & well, suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Boat details
6914/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Assist Ambulance Service with a person who had leg injuries in Pennard Burrows. R169 airlifted the casualty to UHW Cardiff with another casualty from West Wales Cliff incident. Search - Person Medivac
7015/07/11 MM04 tasked to retrieve MMCG stretcher from Blackweir Ambulance Station as it had been left there following the previous nights incident. Search - Person Medivac
7116/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a Windsurfer in difficulty off Langland. Casualty came ashore at Lambswell. No details given. No medical attention required. Problems caused by Rig failure.  Search - Inv - windsurfer
7216/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Langland to a report of a very ill person needing evacuation to hospital. On arrival, met Ambulance crew and casualty evacuated from the rocks and into the ambulance. RNLI Lifeguards assisted. Search - Person Medivac
7317/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of two surfers in difficulty at Langland. On arrival, only one casualty reported and was safely ashore. No details taken. Casualty safe  well. Search - Inv - surfer
7419/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a dead porpoise on Bracelet Beach. On arrival, porpoise located 30m offshore opposite the Lifeguard Hut. Porpoise moved to allow collection by Council staff. Details taken and Receiver of Wreck informed. Search - Mammal stranded
7521/07/11 Tasked to assist Port Talbot Coastguard with a search of the Aberavon area for a missing person. Area searched between River Neath and Port Talbot Town centre, nothing found. Police Search Teams, WO99 and Loughor CG also attended. Search - Person missing
7623/07/11 Tasked to a report of a broken down vessel being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB. Suspected fuel problems on maiden voyage. Lifejackets present but no comms/other LSA. CG66 issued & suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7723/07/11 Whilst at Knab Rock, Mumbles Coastguard re-tasked to another vessel being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had a blocked fuel filter. Lifejackets present but no flares. CG66 issued and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7823/07/11 Again, whilst dealing with previous casualty vessel, another vessel had been towed into Knab Rock with fuel starvation. Lifejackets present but no flares. CG66 issued and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7925/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an intoxicated male at Blackpill. On arrival, Police with man and on dry land. Police took man away for his own safety as he was trying to prove a point. Search - Person Medivac
8026/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report from the Fire Service of a person in the water at Swansea Docks. All units stood down before leaving station as person had made their own way out of the water. Search - Person in Water
8127/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to three persons stuck on the cliff at Ginny's Gut, near Limeslade. Rhosilli Coastguard and R169 also tasked. Immediate Rescue equipment set up and R169 arrived on scene to winch them to safety. Police also attended and took the teenagers home. Cliff - Person
8228/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of an inflatable dingy in difficulty off the Cheery Stones, near Mumbles Lighthouse. Mumbles ILB brought the dingy and its two occupants ashore. Both wore lifejackets. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - other
8331/07/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to 4 persons stuck on cliffs at Ginny's Gut, Limeslade. Mumbles ILB and R169 attended. All four were winched to safety by R169. Three other teenagers on the cliff path were identified as being casualties from the previous incident 2 days earlier! Suitable strong advice given to all. School teachers assisted with the advice. Cliff - Person
8431/07/11 On completion of above incident, attended Mumbles Pier following a report of two persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB brought the two ashore, both had been fishing and were unaware of the tide. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
8503/08/11 Tasked to assist Ambulance Paramedics with the medivac of an intoxicated teenager at the Observatory.  Search - Person Medivac
8603/08/11 Following previous incident, Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the vessel "Angel" that was towed into the Marina following engine failure. Good LSA. CG66 issued and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
8705/08/11 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Julie Anne" which had been towed in by Mumbles Lifeboat. Vessel had fuel problems. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
8809/08/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a report of persons cut off by the tide on the beach opposite the University. Mumbles ILB picked up the casualties and dropped them ashore to the awaiting Coastguards. Suitable advice given & details taken.  Search - Inv - cut-off
8912/08/11 Tasked to meet a vessel making its way to Knab Rock with a sick crewman on board. Mumbles ILB launched and transferred Paramedics from Helimed 57 and an RRV to the vessel to assess the crewman. Mumbles ILB then transferred the Paramedics and crewman ashore via the launch trailer to Knab Rock and the casualty was taken by road to Morriston Hospital Search - Person Medivac
9014/08/11 Tasked to meet the vessel "Johanna" being towed into Knab Rock by another vessel following engine problems, possibly fuel related. Vessel in good order with good LSA. Suitable advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
9117/08/11 Tasked to meet the Vessel "Blue Fin" which was being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had a fouled propeller that could not be released. Details taken. Search - Boat details
9218/08/11 Tasked to a report of persons in the water off Mumbles Lighthouse Island. MRCC CCTV used and located 1 person. Mumbles ILB launched and located the two people who then made their own way ashore. Casualties were coasteering and were not in difficulty. FAWGI Search - Person in Water
9319/08/11 Report of three persons cut off by the tide between Langland & Caswell. Persons located half way between both bays. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered all three to Rotherslade safe & well. No medical attention required. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
9421/08/11 Tasked to a vessel being towed into Knab Rock. Vessel unable to be recovered due to low tide. Retasked to incident below, once vessel moored off long slip safely. Search - Boat details
9521/08/11 Tasked to a second incident, a vessel being towed in from Porthcawl by Mumbles ALB. Vessel suffered winch problems causing anchor to drop and bow section fractured. Vessel attempted to make own way to Marina but the Lifeboat took over the tow due to difficult conditions. Search - Boat details
9624/08/11 Tasked to meet the vessel "Petra" being towed in from Porthcawl by Mumbles ALB. Vessel suffered drive failure. Vessel in otherwise good order with good LSA. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
9727/08/11 Report of a person cut off by the incoming tide at Limeslade. On arrival, located the person on a rocky ledge surrounded by water. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered the casualty to Limeslade beach. Casualty safe & well. Suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
9828/08/11 Tasked to the Long Slip at Knab Rock for a speedboat being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel's engine had failed, possibly due to lack of fuel. Poor LSA: Lifejackets worn but no Radio or Flares. Details taken and suitable advice given.  Search - Boat details
9929/08/11 Tasked to the Long Slip at Knab Rock for a small RHIB being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel's engine kept cutting out and was unable to move against the tide. Poor LSA: Lifejackets worn but no Radio or Flares. Details taken and suitable advice given.  Search - Boat details
10030/08/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report from the Lifeguards of a suspicious object at Caswell Bay. On arrival, object located and identified as a rusty Fire Extinguisher. The object was firmly stuck in the rocks. FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
10130/08/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of possible Ordnance at Limeslade. Met the First Informant who identified the location of the object but it had become covered by the incoming tide. Further investigation at low water required. Search - Ordnance
10231/08/11 Mumbles Coastguard re-tasked to Limeslade bay to resume search for the unidentified object. Area searched but nothing found. Search - Ordnance
10331/08/11 Tasked to a report of an injured child at Langland bay. On arrival, set up HLS for Helimed 57A. Casualty sustained head wounds after playing near the Chalets. Casualty taken by road to Morriston Hospital. RNLI Lifeguards administered First Aid. Search - Person Medivac
10401/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Limeslade bay to search for the unidentified object. Object located and identified as the oblect reported in earlier incident. Search - Ordnance
10501/09/11 Report of a group of people cut off by the tide opposite Sketty Lane. Four children had been cut off but had waded ashore. All safe & well but cold & wet. They were assisted by a member of the public. Mumbles ILB also attended. Search - Inv - cut-off
10603/09/11 Tasked to a report of a vessel in difficulty in Swansea Bay. All units stood down en route as vessel's position had been found to be off Nash Point. Search - Boat distress
10704/09/11 Tasked to a report of a collapsed person in the Bracelet Area. Casualty located west of Limeslade by Helimed 57. R169 airlifted casualty to Morriston Hospital Search - Person Medivac
10810/09/11 Tasked to assist Helimed 57 with the evacuation of an injured person below Pennard castle. Casualty carried using Alphin Lite stretcher to the Air Ambulance. Casualty had injured their knee.  Oxwich CG also attended. Search - Person Medivac
10913/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a flare washed up on the beach at Three Cliffs. Flare located at Tor Bay. Loughor CG tasked to transport  Flare to Milford Haven MRCC for disposal. Oxwich CG also attended. Search - Ordnance
11015/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard paged to assist Rhossili Coastguard with a possible animal rescue. Mumbles units stood down shortly after, animal located on footpath, no cliff equipment/technicians required. Cliff - Animal
11115/09/11 Report from Police of a missing person in the Mumbles area, possibly entering the sea opposite the Tivoli. All units stood down, Police had located the casualty and had placed them in custody. Search - Person missing
11216/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Welsh Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured person approx 200m towards Norton from the Dairy Carpark. On arrival, casualty placed into the Alphin Lite stretcher and carried up the sea wall to the Ambulance. Casualty had a suspected lower right arm/wrist fracture. Casualty taken to Morriston. Search - Person Medivac
11321/09/11 Tasked to meet the vessel "Hawk 20" being towed in by an RNLI Lifeguard Training RHIB to Knab Rock. Vessel had suffered engine failure and was unable to land at Knab Rock without assistance. Good LSA. Details taken. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
11422/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team investigated a report of a person in the water in Swansea Bay.  The person was found to be fishing and was safe and well. Police were also in attendance. FAWGI Search - Person in Water
11523/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard Rescue Team carried out a search for a missing person in the Swansea foreshore/Marriott Hotel area. Search carried out east and west of hotel but nothing found. First Informant reported that casualty located. All units stood down. Search - Person missing
11628/09/11 Tasked to a report of a person in difficulty on a paddle board, at Caswell. On arrival, the person had made their own way ashore and did nor require any assistance. FAWGI. Search - Person in Water
11728/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist Rhossili CG with a search for a missing Person. Person located by Police in Swansea City centre, safe & well. Search - Person missing
11829/09/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist with the medivac of a person reported to be suffering a cardiac arrest. Assisted Paramedics and Helimed 57A. Casualty transferred to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
11902/10/11 Tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the Yacht "Spray" being towed in by Mumbles Lifeboat. Diverted to next incident, 3365, before Yacht taken through lock into the Marina. Search - Boat details
12002/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a possible suicide in the Marina area. Search teams covered both River banks, road bridges, Marina and Knab Rock in conjunction with Police and WO99. Nothing found. All units stood down when Police located casualty near home address. Search - Inv - suicide
12108/10/11 Tasked to a report of persons cut off on the Middle Island. On arrival, Paraflare used to light up island but no-one visible. Mumbles ILB launched and located two fisherman who were staying on the island overnight. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
12212/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing person thought to be between Southgate & Caswell. Search Teams covered Caswell to Pwll Du, nothing found. Oxwich & Loughor CRTs RV'd at Southgate to commence search to Pwll Du but all units stood down. The Person had got home safely. Search - Person missing
12313/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an injured surfer at Caswell Bay. The surfer had suffered a knee injury and was evacuated off Caswell Beach using the Alphin Lite stretcher to an awaiting Land Ambulance on the roadside. Search - Person Medivac
12426/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to set up a HLS for Helicopter 169. RAF crew attending meeting at Swansea MRCC. HLS set up and Helicopter guarded throughout meeting. Orange smoke used but misfired. HLS manning
12530/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a washed up Dolphin or Porpoise near Swansea Observatory. Details & photos passed to Swansea MRCC. Marine Biologist arrived and took additional measurements. Mammal identified as Common Dolphin. Swansea Council to dispose of carcass. Search - Mammal stranded
12630/10/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Limeslade bay to medivac an injured person. The Casualty had fallen on rocks injuring their right leg. Casualty carried on Alphin Lite stretcher across the rocks and beach and up to the roadway. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
12701/11/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search Swansea foreshore, around County Hall, for a possible missing person. Area searched between Sketty Lane and West Pier on the beach and along the promenade, nothing found. All units stood down pending further Police enquiries. Search - Person missing
12805/11/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Police with a search for a possible missing person in the Blackpill area. Area searched between Norton and County Hall, nothing found. Also searched Mill Lane and Clyne Valley, nothing found. Search terminated by Police. Search - Person missing
12906/11/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet the Vessel "Channel Surveyor" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had sustained a fouled propeller. Details taken. Search - Boat details
13013/11/11 Mumbles Coastguard investigated reports of a yacht aground in the West Cross area. Located the yacht opposite Castle Acre. Vessel had broken its moorings in strong easterly winds. Owner contacted and arrived to examine yacht and remove valuables. Owner will return before 0730 (H.W. 0745) to see if he can do anything. Mumbles Lifeboat aware. Vessel marked with CG Tape. Search - Boat details
13128/11/11 Mumbles Coastguard investigated a report of a Car stuck in sand near Knab Rock. On arrival, car located near Verdi's Slip, surrounded by water. Remained on scene until high water to prevent the driver from attempting to recover the vehicle. Police arranging recovery at low water. Search - Inv - cut-off
13206/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to provide 4WD transport for Ops Room staff manning Remote site for Planned Electrical work at Swansea MRCC. Remote Site manning
13313/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a vehicle in the water near the Blackpill Skate Ramps. On arrival, located the vehicle surrounded by water. Police & Council on scene. Once tide had dropped, checked the vehicle interior but no belongings nor any identification found. Police arranging recovery. Search - Inv - object
13418/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a vehicle on the beach near Blackpill. On arrival, the vehicle was at the tide line opposite Blackpill Garage. Police arrived and informed us that the persons were authorised Cockle Pickers. Details taken from one of the pickers, and suitable advice given. They will now inform MRCC Swansea every time they go onto and leave the beach. Search - Inv - object
13519/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a Medivac at Langland Bay. The Casualty had been knocked over by a dog and suffered knee injuries. The Casualty was taken off the beach and carried to the ambulance using the Coastguard Stretcher. Search - Person Medivac
13622/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier following a report of persons cut off by the tide. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the three people ashore. Suitable advice was then given to the casualties by the Mumbles Coastguard Officers. All were safe & well. Search - Inv - cut-off
13726/12/11 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a person in the water off The Tudor Court Hotel, Swansea. On arrival, met Ambulance & Police and located a person who had been in the water. Person detained by Police for their own safety. Police Helicopter, R169 and Mumbles ILB all stood down. Search - Person in Water

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EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
105/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to a despondent person on the West Pier, Swansea. Remained on scene while Police coaxed the person to safety. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Inv - suicide
213/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard team despatched to Knab Rock to meet the vessel "Lady Hilary" being towed in following engine failure caused by a fuel filter blockage. Battery flattened during attempts to restart the engine and Aux engine also failed. Details taken. Suitable Advice given. Search - Boat details
320/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to a report of a vehicle near the water's edge, on the beach opposite West Cross Inn. On arrival, nothing visible using either searchlights or Paraflare. A vehicle was then seen heading towards the slip at West Cross at speed. Vehicle drove straight up the ramp and onto the road without stopping, towing a trailer laden with sacks. Search - Inv - cut-off
423/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to meet the vessel "Starfisher" being towed into Swansea Marina by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had suffered electrical problems causing starter failure. Vessel well equipped. Details taken. Search - Boat details
528/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were despatched to a vessel making it own way to the Marina following a breakdown in Swansea Bay caused by electrical problems. No Flares on board but good LSA. Details Taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
629/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet a fishing boat being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ILB, following engine failure off Mumbles Pier. No Flares on board but good LSA. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
730/01/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to search for a missing person thought to be near the seafront. On arrival, met with police and despatched search teams. Search terminated shortly afterwards, person had been located in the Uplands area of Swansea by Police. Search - Person missing
821/02/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a medivac in Bishopston Woods. On arrival, Police and a member of the Public had located the casualty. Coastguards & Police carried the casualty approx. 1 mile down the valley to Pwll Du and the casualty was transferred to the Coastguard 4x4 and then taken up to Bishopston to the ambulance. Casualty had leg pain and had been in the woods since morning. Search - Person Medivac
926/02/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to recover an injured person from the foreshore near the West Cross Inn. On arrival, casualty with Paramedics. Transported casualty off Promenade to awaiting Ambulance. Details taken. Casualty had superficial grazing to the forehead and taken to Neath/Port Talbot Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
1004/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist Police with the recovery of a body from the beach approx 200m west of County Hall. Search - Body recovery
1104/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist Police with the search for body parts from the beach between the Slip Bridge & County Hall. Area swept using grid search, WO99 attended and provided lighting, along with own searchlights. Clothing located matching description from 1st Informant. All units stood down. FAWGI Search - Inv - object
1211/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to search for a small boat lost in fog. Boat believed to be close to Mumbles so Mumbles ALB launched and search carried out between Oystermouth Square and Knab Rock. Boat located off Village Lane slip, so escorted back to Knab Rock for recovery. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
1312/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to search for a small boat lost in fog. Boat believed to be near the West Pier so Mumbles ALB launched and search carried out. Boat located escorted back to safety. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat overdue
1413/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a despondent male seen heading towards the water near West Cross. On arrival, met Police and confirmed that the person was a Fisherman tending to his nets. FAWGI. Search - Inv - suicide
1518/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to search Swansea foreshore for a despondent male person. Searched from Mumbles to the Bay View, nothing found. Police helo & Dog units attended. Car located at Sketty Lane. Casualty located safe & well in City Centre. Search - Inv - suicide
1620/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to a report of a despondent Male person threatening to jump off the Mumbles Pier. Area searched but all units stood down by Police as further information obtained, indicating person driving north on M5. Search - Inv - suicide
1722/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to New Cut Bridge to assist with the recovery of a body from the River. Body recovered by Fire Service boat and placed in Coastguard Body bag for transport to Hospital. Search - Body recovery
1825/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard were requested to assist Ambulance service with the evacuation of a female casualty from Bishops Wood, Caswell. R169 also attended and flew casualty to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
1927/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to assist an Engineer at Mumbles Hill Remote Site. Remote Site manning
2031/03/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to a Climber having fallen about 30ft onto a ledge at Great Tor, Oxwich. Helimed 57 attended, along with Oxwich and Rhossili Coastguard Teams. R169 also tasked. On arrival, located injured climber at base of cliff and assisted Helimed Paramedics with casualty. Cliff - Person
2111/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to Swansea Docks to meet a Sick Crew member from a Belgian Fishing Boat. Casualty taken by Coastguard vehicle to Hospital as no ambulances available. Search - Person Medivac
2212/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were sent to Mumbles Pier to investigate reports of persons stuck on the Middle Island. Island searched visually from several vantage points, nothing seen. Checked with passers-by, nothing seen. Search - Inv - cut-off
2315/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were dispatched to Knab Rock following a report of abandoned Ordnance near the MYC Buildings. On arrival TEP trained Officers located the object, identified it as a very old but armed Hand Held signalling Flare, and transported it to Loughor for delivery at Milford Haven MRCC by Loughor Coastguard. Search - Ordnance
2419/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were tasked to the Slip Bridge following a report of a possible suicidal male. On arrival, Police had managed to secure the casualty and were taking him home. All units stood down. Search - Inv - suicide
2520/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were alerted to two persons swimming in the River Tawe behind Parc Tawe. On arrival, both casualties hade got out of the water and were being treated by Paramedics. Casualties taken to Hospital for checks. Search - Person in Water
2629/04/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to investigate report of a boat aground opposite "The Mermaid", Mumbles. Yacht located in position reported after breaking from its moorings in very rough conditions. Monitored vessel until it dried out to prevent access by the Public in poor conditions. Owner informed. Search - Boat details
2704/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard team were alerted to a Kayaker in difficulty off Pwll Du Bay. On arrival, met Police unit who had been approached by the Kayaker's Mother as she was concerned. Police saw kayaker come ashore at Caswell. Casualty not seen by Coastguard Officers. Search - Inv - canoe
2806/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard team attended Brandy Cove to carry out a Medivac for an Injured Person. Casualty located on rocks at Brandy Cove and R169 airlifted the casualty to Hospital after treatment by their Paramedic. Casualty had slipped on rocks and sustained injuries to hands, face and foot. Search - Person Medivac
2907/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to provide assistance with a search for a missing person last seen heading toward foreshore opposite PT CRE. Search carried out, Police located person in Town centre. All units stood down. Search - Person missing
3007/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a person believed to be in a distressed state on the beach/foreshore area between Swansea & Mumbles. Met Police units at Sketty Lane. Car and person located safe & well. Search - Inv - suicide
3111/05/12 Mumbles and Rhossili Coastguard were tasked to a report of persons cut-off at the bottom of Three Cliffs, with an incoming tide. Horton ILB launched and was able to reach the 2 people who were fishing. They intended to stay until low water and were both OK. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
3212/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist Rhossili Coastguard medivac injured Coasteerer between Fall Bay & Lewes Castle. Casualty airlifted to Morriston Hospital by R169 with knee injuries. Search - Person Medivac
3315/05/12 Mumbles & Port Talbot Coastguard Teams were tasked to a report of a body in the water at Crymlyn Burrows. Body was confirmed as being in Kings Dock so all units diverted and attended the scene. Assisted with the recovery of the body. Search - Body recovery
3416/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard Team were sent  to Swansea Marina to meet the motor vessel "Diversion" that had suffered engine failure while en route from Portishead to Wexford.  Vessel towed in by Mumbles ALB. Details taken. CG66 issued. Good LSA. Search - Boat details
3516/05/12 Mumbles and Rhossili Coastguard were sent to Mewslade Bay following a report of a dog having fallen 120ft down the cliff. Horton ILB was launched and was able to collect the dog from the cove it had fallen into. Dog reunited with owner with no apparent injuries.  Cliff - Animal
3625/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to the River Tawe following a report of a person in the water, threatening to take their own life. On arrival, Police managed to reason with the casualty and the casualty returned to the river bank safely. Search - Person in Water
3725/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a report of persons cut-off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB collected two persons fro the Island and brought them ashore at the ILB station. Both safe & well but unaware of the tides. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3825/05/12 Whilst dealing with Incident 1219 above, Mumbles CRV was diverted to Blackpill to a report of a large group of people being cut off on a sand back. On arrival, met First Informant who identified the area the people were seen but were no longer there. Searched area between Blackpill & County Hall, no one in difficulty. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
3926/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Mumbles Pier following reports of a Windsurfer becoming stuck under the Pier. On arrival, Windsurfer located and Mumbles ILB launched to return the casualty ashore. Casualty required medical attention and was treated by Ambulance Paramedics. Search - Inv - windsurfer
4026/05/12 Whilst at Mumbles Pier for Incident 1235, Mumbles CRT were tasked after reports of another Windsurfer becoming stuck under the Pier. Mumbles ILB re-launched to return the casualty ashore. Casualty returned ashore safe & well. Another Windsurfer was also seen to be in difficulty and they were also escorted ashore. Search - Inv - windsurfer
4127/05/12 Mumbles 04 tasked whilst at Burry Port CRE to a report of a patient missing from Glangwili Hospital. Missing person located by Police. Search - Person missing
4227/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a report of a dingy tied to the "Scratch Post" opposite County Hall with no persons aboard. On arrival, located the dingy but too far out to get a close look. Dingy was found to be a "Doughnut" used by the Speedboat "Chelsea". Suitable advice given. Two other vessels assisted. Search - Inv - object
4331/05/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to set up a HLS at KG5 for R169. An injured person was going to be airlifted to Singleton Hospital as R169 was unable to land at Morriston due to poor visibility. All units stood down as casualty was being stretchered out by hand to an awaiting and Ambulance. HLS manning
4403/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to search for a discarded Paraflare on Swansea beach. Flare located and recovered for safe disposal. Flare expired in 1984! Search - Ordnance
4504/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to search for an object on Limeslade beach thought to be Ordnance. The only object found was an old Oxygen Cylinder stuck in between the rocks and subject to a previous callout. Search - Ordnance
4610/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a person in the water off Knab Rock. Person located wets of Tutt Head by MRCC and Mumbles ILB launched and returned two Kayakers to Knab Rock. Mumbles CRT monitored situation and met Casualties at Knab Rock. One Kayaker had capsized and got into difficulty. Search - Inv - canoe
4711/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to Swansea marina to assist the Ambulance service with an injured person on board a boat. Casualty became ill while preparing a boat to be launched from the Boat Yard. Casualty lifted off the boat using the CG Stretcher onto a temporary platform before being loaded onto Ambulance trolley. Search - Person Medivac
4818/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to backup Rhossili CG following reports of a person on the cliff near kitchen's Corner. Mumbles CG stood down whilst mustering, casualty located on the beach and being attended to by Rhossili CG. No assistance required. Cliff - Person
4919/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were diverted to a person cut off on the Middle Island whilst on their way to a Training Exercise. On arrival, the person had swam ashore to the Pier Beach. Casualty met by Mumbles ILB crew and checked to see if any medical attention was required. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
5019/06/12 Whilst on exercise, Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a missing person who had gone jogging and was now overdue. Search teams deployed and commenced search between Rotherslade & Caswell. Casualty located by Search team at Langland point in a distressed state. Casualty taken home to family. Police also attended. Search - Person missing
5120/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a Medivac at Caswell Bay. A person had fallen in the Car Park, sustained head injuries and was badly shaken. Council & Lifeguard staff attended to casualty immediately. Helimed 57 landed to treat the casualty and then transferred using CRV to Helimed. HLS set up and CROs loaded casualty onboard aircraft. Casualty taken to Morriston. Search - Person Medivac
5221/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a Police report of a person threatening to jump off the West Pier. On arrival, no Police units present. Police had already departed scene with the person in their custody. Search - Inv - suicide
5325/06/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an injured person on the beach near the West Cross Inn. The casualty had sustained an elbow injury. First Aid given and Police attended to remove the casualty to Hospital. No ambulances available. Search - Person Medivac
5401/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Knab Rock to assist Ambulance Service in evacuating an injured Windsurfer with possible back injuries from a RHIB. Casualty taken to ILB slipway as water level higher to ease evacuation. Casualty taken in CRV to Knab Rock to meet a St. Johns Ambulance for transfer to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
5512/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to evacuate an injured person from near the Stepping Sones at Three Cliffs. Attended Casualty with Paramedic & OX3. Casualty transferred to Ambulance at top of hill using CRV. Casualty taken to hospital for checks but injury was severe graze and cut to right leg. Search - Person Medivac
5614/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to collect details from a vessel that had fouled its anchor off Mumbles. Mumbles ALB launched and freed the vessel. Vessel did not return, so no details obtained. Search - Boat details
5715/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist with a Medivac from a vessel being towed into Swansea Marina. One Crew member had become ill due to sea sickness. Casualty recovered once ashore and declined any further medical attention. Search - Person Medivac
5819/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard met the broken down vessel "Delphil" at the Long Slip, Knab Rock, following complete electrical failure. Details taken, suitable advice given. Owner to recover vessel by trailer. Search - Boat details
5920/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the vessel "Wayward Warrior" at Swansea Marina, following electrical failure rendering the vessel unable to return to the Marina. Mumbles ALB towed the vessel into the Marina. Details taken and suitable advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
6021/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Knab Rock to meet a boat that had been towed in by Mumbles ILB, following engine failure. Outboard had lost compression and unable to restart. Details taken and suitable advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
6121/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Cazba" being towed in following electrical problems. Vessel had been towed in on two previous occasions with similar problems. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Boat details
6222/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to check the Middle Island following reports of two persons being cut off. Two persons were seen on the Bracelet side of the island so Mumbles ILB was launched and brought the two ashore. Details taken and suitable advice given.  Search - Inv - cut-off
6323/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to New Cut Bridge following reports of a person threatening to jump into the River. On arrival, Police had taken the Casualty into custody. All units stood down. Search - Inv - suicide
6423/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Langland beach to assist with the Medivac of an injured child. Casualty had been treated by Lifeguards but no ambulances were available. R169 attended and a HLS set up by Mumbles CROs. Casualty evacuated to Morriston. Search - Person Medivac
6523/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an ill person on Caswell Beach. On arrival, Casualty was being assisted by RRV paramedic. Casualty recovered and placed in Ambulance on its arrival.  Search - Person Medivac
6623/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to Sketty Lane, following reports of persons being cut off on a sandbank. Mumbles ILB was directed to the casualties and they were taken ashore with their dog. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
6725/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Langland to rescue a person stuck on rocks. On arrival, the person had fallen off the rocks and had become unconscious. R169 despatched and took casualty to Morriston Hospital. Casualty believed to have been "Tombstoning". Cliff - Person
6825/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Caswell Bay to set up a HLS for Helimed 57. A child had got into difficulty whilst bathing.  Search - Person Medivac
6927/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the vessel "IzzyRose" that was being towed into Swansea Marina following fuel problems. Owner had purchased the Yacht the previous week and was inexperienced. Suitable advice given and CG66 form issued. Search - Boat details
7029/07/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Knab Rock to meet the boat "Dawn Shadow" that was being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Vessel had been unable to start both the Main and Auxiliary Engines. Electrical problems had caused the Main engine to fail. Suitable advice given and a CG66 form issued. Search - Boat details
7103/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Bellarosa" that was being towed into the Marina by Mumbles ALB, following a "Mayday" broadcast. Vessel had got into difficulties after losing their drive in poor weather. Yacht "Blue Jay" assisted throughout. Suitable advice give, CG66 issued. Search - Boat distress
7204/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a report of a body stuck in a cove near Brandy Cove. On arrival, First Informant assisted with locating the object which turned out to be a small green mooring buoy. FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
7304/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an ill swimmer at Caswell Bay. On arrival, the swimmer was being looked after by an off duty Lifeguard. Casualty had taken on water during a swim in the surf. Ambulance arrived and took the casualty to Morriston Hospital for further checks. Search - Person Medivac
7407/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Sketty Lane following reports of a person cut off on a sandbank. On arrival, MM02 and MM ILB searched the area but the sandbank was not cut off. Nobody seen in difficulty. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
7510/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to an ill person at Caswell Bay. On arrival, the casualty was taken to the Ambulance and transferred to Morriston Hospital. Casualty had apparently been stung by a jelly fish Search - Person Medivac
7611/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a vessel being swamped at Knab Rock. Owner was unable to recover the boat due to a winch failure and waves. Council staff already assisting. Mumbles Rescue Officers assisted with recovery. Details taken and suitable advice given.  Search - Boat details
7715/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were dispatched to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Testadura" that was being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered engine failure in bad weather. Vessel well equipped and solo occupant safe & well. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
7816/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were dispatched to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Testadura" that was being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered engine failure in bad weather. Vessel well equipped and solo occupant safe & well. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
7919/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Lorraine Ruth" that was being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel's prop had become fouled by nets. Crew safe & well. Suitable advice given & details taken. Search - Boat details
8026/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to persons in difficulty off Limeslade bay. Casualties had got into difficulty with their Kayak and one had swallowed some water. Ambulance Crew attended and checked both casualties who were released and went home. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - canoe
8129/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to search for a missing person who was attempting to walk into the sea. Area searched between Knab Rock & Swansea marina, nothing found. All units recalled. Search - Inv - suicide
8229/08/12 Mumbles Coastguard were retasked to search for the person in the previous incident following a telephone call claiming the person was waist deep in water. Casualty located between Brynmill & Sketty Lane. MM10 rescued the casualty from the sea using the Water Rescue equipment. Casualty transferred to Morriston by Ambulance. Search - Inv - suicide
8301/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Fishful Thinking". Vessel towed to Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered Hydraulic Failure. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
8402/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to assist Rhossili CG with a search for a missing Para glider. Mumbles Coastguard were stood down prior to leaving station, as the person had arrived at Rhossili CRE and was safe & well. Search - Person missing
8506/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Knab Rock to meet the boat "Donna" being towed in by the "Leo". The Boat had broken down off Oxwich as it was returning from fishing at Worm's Head. Both crew safe & well. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Boat details
8607/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to meet the vessel "Lady Dorothy" as it was being towed into the Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered electrical failure and had only been recently purchased. Good LSA. Suitable advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
8709/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a report of a dead sea mammal off Oystermouth Square. On arrival, located both the First informant and the Dead Sea Mammal. Natural History Form 136 completed and details sent to Swansea MRCC for the Receiver of Wrecks. Council to dispose of mammal. Search - Mammal stranded
8809/09/12 Mumbles and Oxwich Coastguard were tasked to search an area between Caswell Bay and Pwll Du for 2 missing people. Search Teams deployed and casualties were located close to the top of Pwll Du Lane. Both were cold and wet but did not require any medical attention. Search - Person missing
8912/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to meet the Trawler "Diana May" at Swansea Marina. The Fishing vessel had engine failure off the River Neath and was towed back to Swansea marina by Mumbles ALB. Crew safe & well. Vessel well equipped with Good LSA. Details taken. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
9015/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to the Pennard area following reports of two persons cut off by the incoming tide. All units stood down prior to leaving station as both persons had swam around to Pobbles Bay and came ashore, safe & well. Search - Inv - cut-off
9120/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the Vessel "Celtic Diver" at Swansea Marina. Vessel had begun to take on water off the Scarweather Sands. Porthcawl & Mumbles Lifeboats attended and R169 airlifted the Coastguard Pump aboard the vessel to drain the water. Vessel lifted out at The Marina. Crew safe & well. Search - Boat distress
9220/09/12 While at Swansea Marina for previous incident, Mumbles ALB sent to assist the Yacht "EOS" into Swansea Marina. Vessel had fouled prop off Lundy and unable to safely navigate River Tawe without power. Vessel berthed overnight to allow repairs to take place. Crew safe & well but tired. Details taken. Search - Boat details
9328/09/12 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to Swansea Marine to meet the vessel "Fork Handles" being towed in following Fuel problems. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Boat details
9407/10/12 Mumbles & Oxwich Coastguard tasked to search Mumbles Foreshore for a missing, depressed person. Area between Observatory & Mumbles searched. Police were able to contact the person and persuade them to go to the Central Police station. All search units stood down. Search - Inv - suicide
9513/10/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to meet the vessel "Merlin" being towed into Swansea marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel suffered engine failure and Aux engine would not start. Search - Boat details
9614/10/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of persons cut off by the incoming tide. Mumbles ILB launched and recovered 1 person safely ashore. The person left the scene very quickly once ashore, no details available. Search - Inv - cut-off
9715/10/12 Mumbles Coastguard paged to search for a missing person in the Pwll Du bay area. Three search teams deployed as well as Police & Police Helicopter. Search of area between Pennard and Caswell commenced. The Missing person was found by locals who saw the search and Police took the missing person home. Search - Person missing
9821/10/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Katy Louise" which was being towed in by Mumbles ILB. Details taken by ILB crew, Mumbles CG stood down. Search - Boat details
9927/10/12 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier to ensure all contractors were safe & well during a fire on the Pier. Fire Service put fire out and Mumbles ALB launched, to provide additional access under the Pier, for the Fire Service. Al persons accounted for, Pier structure to be examined during daylight. Assist other authorities
10019/11/12 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to an injured kite surfer near the new Water sports centre at St. Helens. The casualty had been thrown into a wooden pole causing leg injuries. Helimed 57 landed on and treated the casualty before flying the casualty to Morriston for further treatment. Search - Person Medivac
10119/11/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina following reports of a person having jumped into the water. On arrival, 2 members of the public had jumped in and rescued the person. The Casualty was treated by Ambulance paramedics. Search - Inv - suicide
10220/11/12 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in the water off Mumbles Pier. On arrival, casualty had been rescued by work boat from Pier Lifeboat building site. Casualty removed from rescue boat and placed onto Coastguard stretcher before being transferred to Ambulance at the Pier Amusements. Search - Person in Water
10326/11/12 Mumbles Coastguard called to assist Port Talbot CG with search of area around Llewellyn Quay following Police concern for a missing person. Casualty located by Porthcawl CG search team. Loughor CG and Port Talbot Lifeboat also assisted, along with WO99. Search - Inv - suicide
10405/12/12 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to King's Dock, Swansea for the Medivac of a fallen crewman. Crewman taken to hospital with back & shoulder pain. Details taken from remaining crew. Search - Person Medivac
10505/12/12 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Oxwich Bay to assist Oxwich CG with an injured person on the beach. On arrival, transported Ambulance Crew to scene. R169 attended and airlifted the casualty to Morriston with suspected Right leg hip and Knee injuries. Search - Person Medivac
10614/12/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Swansea Marina following reports of a person in the water near the "Pump House", late at night. On arrival, the person had been brought out of the water and being treated before being taken by ambulance to hospital. Police, Fire Service  & Ambulance attended. Search - Person in Water
10727/12/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Southgate to assist an elderly lady who had fallen and sustained leg injuries on the cliff Path. Ambulance delayed. On arrival, casualty made comfortable and assisted with transfer into Ambulance. Casualty taken to Morriston. Search - Person Medivac
10831/12/12 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to West Pier to an injured Fisherman. Casualty had fallen and was dazed with cuts and bruises to his face. Casualty able to walk entire length of Pier to awaiting Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac

 

 

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Callouts - 2013

 

EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
115/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Swansea marina to meet the fishing boat "Girl Eileen 2" that had lifted an object off the sea floor. Object thought to be ordnance. Attended marina and examined object. Detailed report sent to EODU. Fishing boat moored off Marina holding buoy until morning. Search - Inv - object
216/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard assisted EODU with removal of the ordnance from the Vessel "Girl Eilieen 2". Transferred ordnance to Blackpill, but site unsuitable. Object then taken to Whitford Point and handed over to Rhossili Coastguard, who then assisted EODU with the object's disposal. Search - Inv - object
317/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard received a report of a missing teenager believed to be in the Swansea bay area. All units stood down prior to leaving station, no further action required. Search - Person missing
418/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard were requested to provide transport for MRCC staff following snow. Roads in poor condition, so 4WD required to keep MRCC manned. Assist other authorities
518/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard were requested to provide transport for MRCC staff following snow. Roads in poor condition, so 4WD required to keep MRCC manned. Assist other authorities
619/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard were requested to provide transport for MRCC staff following snow. Roads in poor condition, so 4WD required to keep MRCC manned. Assist other authorities
729/01/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to set up a HLS for a patient transfer from Singleton Hospital to Great Ormond Street Hospital, London. R169 flew the patient from Bracelet HLS to London. Search - Person Medivac
824/02/13 Mumbles Coastguard set to Mumbles Pier to check on reports of two persons cut-off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the persons ashore where they were met by Coastguard Officers. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
916/03/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Ambulance service with the evacuation of an injured elderly person from Langland Beach. Casualty transported using the CRV up to the main road to meet the Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
1018/03/13 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to search for a despondent person who had threatened to jump off Mumbles Pier. Search teams deployed but recalled shortly afterwards as the person was found at home, safe & well. Search - Inv - suicide
1110/04/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Middle Island following reports of two persons cut off by the incoming tide. On arrival, Mumbles ILB tasked to bring the two persons ashore. Casualties met & suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
1229/04/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet the vessel "Sarah Rae" following engine failure off Worms Head, whilst on passage from Burry Port to Swansea, and subsequent tow in by Mumbles Lifeboat. Vessel checked and suitable advice given. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
1305/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Caswell Bay following reports of persons stuck on the beach. On arrival, two persons were found with their car stuck in the sand. Police also attended. Advice given to driver who was then successfully able to self-recover. Both occupants safe & well.  Search - Inv - other
1405/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a report of a missing child at Oxwich Bay. Oxwich CG attending. All units stood down before leaving station, child had been found safe & well. Search - Person missing
1505/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to a possible cut-off at Three cliffs bay. Three persons were seen climbing away from the water. On arrival, search teams from Oxwich CG & Mumbles CG converged at Three Cliffs and the casualties located at the eastern side. casualties were climbers waiting for tide. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
1624/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina, to meet a very ill crew member off the yacht "Zanadu" which had been making little progress due to high winds and rough seas. Yacht taken in tow by Mumbles ALB after Porthcawl ILB provided assistance. Crew member declined offer to be taken ashore. Search - Boat distress
1727/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a report of an overturned boat in the River close to the two bridges. Boat located near Trafalgar bridge in very poor condition, graffiti on the hull and outboard had been cut away. No signs of recent occupancy. Search - Boat distress
1830/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a person in the water in Bracelet Bay after capsizing a kayak near Mumbles Pier. Casualty picked up by Mumbles ILB. Casualty safe & well but wet & shaken. Details taken. No medical attention required. Search - Inv - canoe
1931/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard assisted Ambulance service with the evacuation of a seriously ill person from the foreshore near the Marriott Hotel. Casualty stabilised before being transferred to Morriston hospital. Search - Person Medivac
2031/05/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to the Marina to investigate reports of a Person in the water behind the Marriott Hotel. On arrival, casualty located safely ashore and was met by Coastguards and Police. Casualty taken away by Police, no medical attention required. Search - Person in Water
2104/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to the Marina to investigate reports of a Person in the water near County Hall. Casualty located very quickly by Coastguards near the waterline. Casualty placed in a stretcher and carried up the beach to the awaiting Ambulance. Search - Person in Water
2204/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to another person in the Water near County Hall. Coastguard Officers nearby were quickly on scene and located the Casualty along with 2 Police Officers who were nearby. Mumbles ILB was launched and directed to the Casualty by the CROs on scene. Casualty detained by Police once safely ashore. Search - Person in Water
2306/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist with the search for a missing 9 year old child in the Aberavon Area. Port Talbot Coastguard, Port Talbot Lifeboat and Police units on scene with Police Helicopter also searching. Child located safe & well. Search - Person missing
2406/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell Bay to assist with the medivac of a person having fallen ill on the beach. Casualty went to hospital by ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
2507/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to assist Rhossili Coastguard with a person stuck on cliffs below the "Worms Head" Hotel, Rhossili. All Mumbles units stood down on leaving station, as Rhossili team had enough personnel on scene. Cliff - Person
2608/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to foreshore near the 360 Centre following reports of persons cut off on a sandbank. On arrival, casualties seen in water near sandbank. Mumbles ILB launched and brought all 8 ashore to Coastguard officers on the beach. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2714/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to search for a missing 3yr old child last seen on the beach near West Cross. All search teams stood down before leaving station, child had been found safe & well. Search - Person missing
2821/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to the 360 Watersports Centre, St Helens, Swansea to investigate reports of a Kite surfing rig being blown along the coast. Enquiries at the 360 were successful as the Owner was on site packing up. Details taken and suitable advice given, especially regarding reporting lost equipment. Search - Inv - windsurfer
2921/06/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a suicidal female in the Brynmill area. All units stood down before leaving station, casualty located at home, Police attending. Search - Inv - suicide
3002/07/13 Vessel "Feniks" ran aground and unable to restart engine. Mumbles ALB towed vessel to Swansea marina. Mumbles Coastguard Officers met the crew and provided assistance with berthing at the marina. Details taken, all safe & well. Search - Boat distress
3128/06/13 Vessel "Duet" hit submerged object approx 4 miles south of Port Talbot and started taking on water. Porthcawl & Port Talbot ILBs provided assistance and R169 airlifted pump to the stricken vessel. Mumbles ALB towed yacht to Swansea Marina. Mumbles Coastguard checked owner was safe & well. Details taken. Search - Boat distress
32#REF! Mumbles Coastguard sent to Pier Beach to check on reports of kayakers in difficulty near the Pier. On arrival, kayakers were safely ashore on the Pier beach. Kayakers were practising just off the pier and were not in difficulty. FAWGI.  Search - Inv - canoe
3304/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to County Hall following report of a person in the water. On arrival, located casualty just coming out of the water assisted by a member of the public. Assisted Police with casualty to Car Park where Ambulance had arrived. casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person in Water
3406/07/11 Mumbles and Oxwich Coastguard tasked to a report of two persons cut off by the tide near Pobbles Beach. R169 in area so were able to lift both persons off the rocks up to the campsite above. Mumbles CG Officers attended casualties and details taken, suitable advice given. Casualties reunited with family members. Search - Inv - cut-off
3506/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard team diverted to new incident, following the tow in of a broken down boat off River Tawe. Boat had suffered engine failure and had poor comms. Boat checked and all crew were wearing Lifejackets and had flares but no radio or spare engine. Suitable advice given, CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
3606/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet three persons making their way ashore from the Middle Island through the flooded causeway. Casualties unaware that the causeway was tidal and unable to raise help as they had no phones on them. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3707/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to provide a HLS at Rotherslade following a "Cardiac Arrest" near "Surfside Café". HLS set up but casualty checked over and found to be just breathless. Casualty transferred to hospital by road ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
3809/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in the water near Swansea Observatory. Casualty had collapsed in the water and was dragged out by a passer-by. Mumbles Officers and a Paramedic brought the casualty up onto the prom and an ambulance conveyed the casualty to Morriston. Police also attended. Search - Person in Water
3911/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard responded to a report of a missing swimmer in Three Cliffs Bay. All units stood down prior to leaving station, Casualty had been located safe & well. Search - Person missing
4012/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for an intoxicated person behind County Hall, requiring a medivac. On arrival, Ambulance Crew had located the casualty and were walking them to the Ambulance. Coastguard assisted with transfer. Search - Person Medivac
4113/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Ambulance Service with the evacuation of an injured person from Pennard Castle. Casualty placed in CG Stretcher and then carried to the road to meet the Ambulance. Casualty had lower leg injuries. Search - Person Medivac
4213/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard diverted to second incident, reports of two missing swimmers at Langland. On arrival, both swimmers had returned home safe & well. Search - Person missing
4315/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Ashley Road Golf Course following reports of an injured Cyclist who had fallen of their bike on the Bridge at Blackpill. R169 attended and airlifted the Casualty to the Heath Hospital, Cardiff. Search - Person Medivac
4416/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet a Jet-Ski being towed into Knab Rock by a passing motorboat. Suitable safety advice given. Search - Inv - jet ski
4517/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Pobbles bay to evacuate an injured person who had fallen off rocks. Casualty located on Pobbles side of Tor. Escorted Paramedic to casualty and assisted Helimed 57 crew transferring the casualty to the helicopter. Casualty airlifted to hospital. Cliff - Person
4619/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to County Hall, following request from Ambulance Service with the medivac of a person from the beach behind County Hall. Casualty placed on CG stretcher and carried up the beach onto the promenade and then onto the car park. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
4720/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to beach behind the "Grape & Olive", following request from Ambulance Service with the medivac of a person from the beach. Casualty suffered dislocated knee. Casualty placed on CG stretcher and carried up the beach onto the promenade and then taken to hospital to Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
4820/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard diverted to second incident, following request From Ambulance Service. A child had fallen from Donkey Rock. Casualty examined by Paramedics, no further treatment required. Search - Person Medivac
4920/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to Langland Bay following report of a missing child. On arrival, search commenced from West to East. Missing child located by friends of the family. Family reunited with child. Search - Person missing
5021/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Culver Hole to backup Rhossili Team with a Cliff Incident. Casualty had fallen and sustained head injuries. R169 attended, Mumbles Team stood down en route. Cliff - Person
5122/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to the 360 Watersports Centre following reports of two children in difficulty offshore. Mumbles ILB launched but all units stood down en route, children safely out of the water and back with parents. Search - Person in Water
5226/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a missing person in the SA1 riverside area, thought to be suicidal. On arrival, two persons were out of the water, both OK but one was taken away by Police. Search - Person missing
5327/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to The Pier to meet an injured fisherman with a fish hook embedded in their thumb from the Outer Island. Casualty taken to hospital by Coastguards as no ambulances available. Search - Person Medivac
5428/07/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Swansea Docks following reports of a despondent person. All units stood down en route, casualty located by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
5501/08/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Three Cliffs bay to assist Oxwich CG with a casualty who had been in difficulty in the water. HLS prepared for Helimed 57. Casualty airlifted to Hospital. Search - Person in Water
5603/08/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to an injured person at Three Cliffs. Oxwich CG had located the casualty and Helimed requested. HLS set up and casualty flown to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
5707/08/13 Mumbles and Port Talbot Coastguard were tasked to search Swansea foreshore following report of a missing person from Police. Area searched between Blackpill & West Pier, nothing found. Paraflare used. Search - Person missing
5807/08/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to investigate reports of persons "Tombstoning" off Knab. Area searched nobody found. Witness confirmed persons were jumping off an hour earlier. Search - Inv - other
5910/08/13 Mumbles, Oxwich & Rhossili CG sent to Three Cliffs for 3 persons cut-off on Great Tor. R169 attended and brought all casualties safely down to the beach.  Cliff - Person
6016/08/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Three Cliffs to medivac an injured 88 yr old male. R169 airlifted the casualty from the beach. Ambulance paramedics attended. Search - Person Medivac
6118/08/13 Mumbles & Oxwich CG tasked to search for a missing 13yr old female in the Pwll Du area. On arrival at Pwll Du, report received that the missing person had been found. All units returned to station. Search - Person missing
6222/08/13 Mumbles CG tasked to the Mumbles ILB station to meet a person who had been cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Casualty unaware of all warning signs and unsure of tides. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6323/08/13 Mumbles & Oxwich CG tasked to search for three missing girls at Three Cliffs. Search carried out of area involving Horton ILB and R106. Nothing found. All missing persons reunited with family, all units stood down. Search - Person missing
6430/08/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Burry Port CG with a search for a missing female. Casualty located by MM5&6. Search - Person missing
6503/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard deployed to search for a missing 5 year old girl in the Blackpill area. All units stood down before arrival at scene as members of the public had found the girl and taken her to the Police on scene. Search - Person missing
6609/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Pwll Du bay to investigate reports of a kayak washed up on the beach. On arrival, located the kayak and pulled it up above the High Water mark. Area searched and enquiries made at the local cottages. Owner located at one of the cottages, safe & well, having lunch. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - canoe
6709/09/13 Mumbles & Oxwich Coastguard sent to Rotherslade bay to medivac an injured person. The casualty had been bouldering on Donkey Rock when a handhold broke away and the casualty fell 4-5m onto hard sand injuring back. Casualty placed on spinal board and carried up to awaiting ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
6812/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for an injured male at a playground along Mumbles/Oystermouth Rd. All units returned to station, casualty had been found by Ambulance and no further assistance required. Search - Person Medivac
6924/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to medivac an injured male from the beach opposite St Helens. Casualty had dislocated their left knee during a game of Beach Rugby. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
7027/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of persons cut-off on a sandbank near Sketty Lane. On arrival, area searched, nobody seen stuck on any sandbank. Enquiries made with persons walking along the promenade and Kayakers, no one seen cut-off. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
7128/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to an 18yr old person threatening to walk into the sea at 02:20 hrs, near Sketty Lane. On arrival, search commenced, but Police units located the person at their address. Police Helo also assisted with beach search. Search - Inv - suicide
7228/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of persons in the water off Three cliffs bay. All units stood down en route, casualties had made their own way out of the water. Search - Person in Water
7328/09/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the River Tawe following reports of a person having jumped into the water from the Sail Bridge. On arrival, Casualty had got out of the water with help from passers by and was being checked out by an RRV Paramedic and assisted by Police. Fire Service also attended. Casualty taken to hospital once ambulance arrived. Search - Person in Water
7402/10/13 Mumbles and Loughor Coastguard sent to search Swansea Bay, between Blackpill & West Pier for an elderly missing person. Person missing since Monday. Area searched, nothing found. Rhossili & Oxwich teams also searched their respective areas, nothing found. Search - Person missing
7512/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard team were tasked to Langland following reports of an elderly person walking into the water. On arrival, passers-by had brought the casualty ashore and the person was taken to the café. Ambulance crew took the person to hospital. Search - Person in Water
7612/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Sketty Lane to look for a patient who had gone missing from Singleton Hospital. All units stood down en-route to the Station, person had been found and returned to the hospital. Search - Person missing
7712/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard deployed to search for a missing elderly person from Newton. Search teams deployed between Limeslade & Brandy Cove, nothing found. All units stood down, casualty found safe & well. Search - Person missing
7815/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a Red Flare off Rotherslade. On arrival, located Jetski in difficulty. Mumbles ILB launched and towed vessel back to Knab Rock. All safe & well. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - jet ski
7916/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to St Helens' area following reports of Kite Surfers in difficulty. On arrival, both casualties safely ashore but boards still afloat. Boards came ashore and were collected. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - windsurfer
8018/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Oystermouth Square. Windsurfer reported to be in difficulty. Mumbles ILB recovered the casualty and returned to Knab Rock. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - windsurfer
8119/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. 8 people brought ashore by Mumbles ILB. All safe & well. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
8219/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in the water near Sketty Lane. Area searched, nothing found. Enquiries with passer-by revealed that a person had been cut off on a sandbank but had waded ashore safely. Assisted by 2 PCSO. Search - Person in Water
8322/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing 9yr old child, last seen in the Brynmill area. All units stood down prior to leaving station, Police had loacetd the child in Swansea City Centre. Search - Person missing
8425/10/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Marina, to meet the Yacht "Gabrielle". The Yacht had got into difficulty off Nash Point and requested assistance. Porthcawl LB towed the Yacht into Swansea Marina where it was going to be taken by road to its home port. Crew safe & well, CG66 issued, suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
8502/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to inspect boats opposite George Hotel, Mumbles following reports of boats being blown around in high winds. Checked boats in boat park - all secure but some had damaged covers. Spoke to First Informants who identified boats affected. Yacht Club informed. Search - Inv - other
8605/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person in the water opposite St Helens. On arrival, casualty had made own way ashore. Police took the casualty away, no medical attention required. Search - Person in Water
8706/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Swansea marina to meet the vessel "Oystercat" being escorted into the Marina by Mumbles Lifeboat. Vessel had got into difficulty in heavy seas. All persons safe & well, details taken. Search - Boat distress
8806/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing 9yr old boy, last seen fishing along the seafront opposite the Pilot. Attended scene within 3 minutes of being paged and found the child walking along the pavement nearby. Child reunited with Parent. Police obtaining further information. Search - Person missing
8910/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports of Chemicals on the beach at Three Cliffs. Search carried out, chemicals located and then removed by local Fire Service. Search - Pollution
9023/11/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to County Hall to search for a person in the water. Area searched between West pier and Slip Bridge, nothing found. All units stood down.  Search - Person in Water
9111/12/13 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to search the foreshore at Mumbles following reports of a person in the water. Searched between Blackpill and Knab Rock with Police units, nothing found. All units stood down. Search - Person in Water
9215/12/13 Mumbles Coastguard paged to investigate report of pollution at Rotherslade. Oxwich CG attended due to lack of availability. MM CRO stood down. Search - Pollution
9329/12/13 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Foxhole following reports of a family cut off on the beach. On arrival, the family were located at the Southgate car Park, safe & well. A passer-by had seen the family waving and thought they were cut-off. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
9430/12/13 Mumbles Coastguard and Police Units sent to Bracelet bay following reports of two Children in the waves in very rough conditions. Father and Children safely out of the water, but suitable strong advice given by both Coastguard and Police Officers. Search - Person in Water

 

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Callouts 2014

 

EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
121/01/14 Request from Police for assistance with a search for a missing person on Mumbles Hill. Area searched and Casualty located using R169's FLIR camera. CROs guided to and extracted the Casualty through thick undergrowth and bushes. Casualty checked by paramedic. Search - Person missing
202/02/14 Request from Police for assistance with a search for an intoxicated person behind the Marriott Hotel. Casualty thought to be in danger from self-harming/suicidal. All Mumbles units stood down en route to scene, casualty located by Police and removed for safety. Search - Inv - suicide
309/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Tawe Boat Club to inspect a life raft found ashore. Life raft belonged to a member of the Boat Club whose boat had sunk along with three others during the recent storms. Time expired Flares removed for disposal. Search - Boat details
409/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard requested by Police to search an area along the Seafront between Blackpill and Swansea marina for a missing person, believed suicidal. Area searched, but nothing found. Search - Inv - suicide
515/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports of Red Flares seen over Sketty Lane Car Park. Area searched between Blackpill and Sketty Lane, nothing found. Search - Inv - other
623/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard investigated reports of dead birds on the beach near Swansea Observatory. A large number of birds were located in the Area. Checked area but no signs of pollution found. A Dead dog was also located nearby.  Search - Inv - other
701/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina to investigate reports from Police of calls for help being heard. Area searched but all units stood down following updated information from the Police. Shouts had come from large group of people who were arguing. Search - Person in Water
801/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a Cliff Faller at Three Cliffs Bay. On arrival, Casualty located at Pobbles. Due to injuries, R169 landed on and evacuated the casualty to Morriston Hospital. Oxwich CG assisted. Cliff - Person
905/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of a missing person in the Swansea Foreshore area. All units stood down prior to leaving station. Police had located the missing person. Search - Person missing
1007/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of a missing person in the Swansea Foreshore area. All units stood down prior to leaving station. Police had located the missing person. Search - Person missing
1109/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a person cut-off on the Lighthouse Island. Casualty informed Coastguard Officers that a second person was hanging on to the dingy. An immediate request for the launch of Mumbles ILB made and both persons recovered. One casualty taken to hospital. Search - Boat distress
1212/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to recover a Canoe from the sea at Tutt Head. The Canoe had been badly damaged, splitting into 3 parts. Canoe recovered and disposed of. Search - Inv - canoe
1312/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rhossili following reports of two persons stuck on the cliffs. Rhossili & Mumbles Coastguard teams commenced Rope Rescue. R169 assisted, lifting both casualties off the cliff face and to the cliff top where they were met with Coastguard Officers & Police. Fire Service also attended. Cliff - Person
1422/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of a Windsurfer in difficulty. Mumbles ALB launched and casualty recovered from the water. Casualty brought ashore by Y boat and handed over to Coastguard Officers. Search - Inv - windsurfer
1527/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Rhossili to back up the Rhossili Coastguard Team who were dealing with a person on the cliff towards the Worm. Casualty located in the water below the cliffs and airlifted to Morriston Hospital. Mumbles units stood down en route. Cliff - Person
1630/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to possible cut-off on the Middle Island. On arrival, confirmed three persons cut off. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the three safely ashore. The three casualties were interviewed by Coastguard Officers before heading home. Search - Inv - cut-off
1715/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier to investigate reports of cut-offs on the Middle Island. Persons were seen wading ashore and Coastguard Officers met these persons to ensure they were unharmed. Suitable safety advice given. Mumbles ILB stood down, not required. Search - Inv - cut-off
1816/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to an injured person stuck on Caswell Beach. On arrival, casualty had sustained left leg and hip injuries following a fall. Ambulance despatched and on its arrival, Coastguard officers assisted transferring the casualty off the beach to the Ambulance. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
1916/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to reports from Police of a missing child in the Blackpill area. Units proceeded but stood down en route, child had been located near the Leisure Centre! Search - Person missing
2019/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the Pier Beach to meet a group of Kayakers that had been in difficulty off the Mixen. All 5 Kayakers safe & well. Mumbles ILB brought capsized kayak ashore. Suitable Safety Advice given, especially on the use of Distress Alerting equipment. Search - Inv - canoe
2126/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Rhossili Coastguard with the rescue of two surfers stuck on the cliffs due to stormy seas. Burry Port L/B brought one surfer ashore, the other surfer was lifted off the cliff face by R169 and landed in a field behind Rhossili CG station. Tenby L/B also tasked but stood down en route. Cliff - Person
2204/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to search for a despondent person believed to be in the Swansea Bay area between County Hall and the Slip Bridge. All units stood down prior to leaving station, person had been found by Ambulance Crew. Search - Inv - suicide
2305/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Village Lane Slip to monitor a vessel that had run aground. Mumbles ILB attended and stood by whilst vessel refloated. Vessel returned to its moorings to check for damage. Search - Boat distress
2407/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports from the Police of Coastal Erosion at Caswell. Area cordoned off near footpath. Area inspected by Coastguard and Council staff. Search - Inv - other
2513/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist the Ambulance Service with a medical evacuation from the beach opposite the 360 Watersports Centre. On arrival, Casualty had been taken up the beach up to the Centre by friends and was being checked by Paramedics. Search - Person Medivac
2618/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for an elderly person missing from their home near the Guildhall. Area searched between Oystermouth Square and the Civic Centre. Police Helo attended. Person located by Police inland. Search - Person missing
2719/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to locate an injured person at Limeslade Bay. Casualty located and evacuated off the shingle beach to a more comfortable location whilst awaiting an ambulance. Ambulance attended and treated casualty. Search - Person Medivac
2821/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Mumbles Pier to check for persons that had been cut-off on the Islands. Two persons identified and Mumbles ILB launched to recover them. Both persons were brought ashore safe & well but embarrassed. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2926/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Hunt's Bay to locate four persons reported to be cut-off. Casualties located and Mumbles ILB brought the four safely ashore. Suitable advice given by Coastguard Officers and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
3031/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to assist Ambulance Service with a casualty on the beach at Swansea marina. Casualty taken of the beach and transferred to the Ambulance. Police also attended. Search - Person Medivac
3129/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet a Fishing Boat being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ALB. Vessel unable to steer due to rudder failure. Skipper interviewed, details of incident taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3231/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 02:33 this morning to assist Police with a search for a missing person. Person located at Swansea University Campus, safe & well. Search - Person missing
3306/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports from Police of two persons stuck on the cliff behind the Mumbles ILB station. On arrival, Fire Service already on scene and using their Aerial Platform to rescue the two persons. Both persons safe & well, details taken. Cliff - Person
3409/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet a motorboat being towed in by Mumbles ILB following engine failure off the SWIGG Buoy. Lifejackets not worn and flares kept in Car. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3511/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell to investigate reports of an object seen floating near Whiteshell Point. Arrived at First Informant's location but they had gone. Object was spotted and identified as a Plastic Tray. Area searched, no other objects found. FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
3613/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of a person clinging to rocks on the Middle Island. Casualty brought ashore by Mumbles ILB. Casualty interviewed by Coastguard and Police Officers. Suitable Safety Advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3714/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of two persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Casualties safe & well and were remaining on the island until the tide dropped. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
3817/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Rhossili Coastguard with a search for a missing 18yr old person. Casualty located on arrival at Rhossili. Search - Person missing
3919/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search Swansea foreshore for a despondent person. Area searched between St. Helens and West Pier but stood down as Police had located the person inland. Search - Inv - suicide
4020/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to the beach near County Hall to assist Ambulance Service with an unconscious patient. Casualty eventually responded and was able to walk to the Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
4120/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted from previous incident to search for two missing children in the Aberavon area. Port Talbot Coastguard, ILB, Police and R169 attended. Mumbles Search Team found a rucksack which was named. Local enquiries by team revealed further information that the Police followed up. All units stood down. Search - Person missing
4221/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of 4 missing Children, last seen on the beach near County Hall. Area searched between Sketty Lane and County Hall. Children located safe & well. Police re-united Parents & Children. Search - Person missing
4322/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 0123hrs to search for two people cut-off by the rising tide near Caswell. Further Information confirmed their position was in Limeslade Bay. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two persons ashore, safe & well. Coastguard Officers interviewed the casualties and gave suitable advice. Search - Inv - cut-off
4423/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Knab Rock to meet a Vessel that had suffered engine failure. Vessel towed in by Mumbles ILB. Strong Safety advice given to the crew. Search - Boat details
4523/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked back to Knab Rock to recover a boat tender that had been found by Mumbles ILB under the Pier. Vessel recovered and taken to Car park by Coastguard Officers for Council to secure. Search - Boat details
4628/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 2254 and tasked to search Swansea Marina and area following reports of a Red Flare seen above the marina. Searched area and enquiries made with multiple sources in the area. All confirmed flare had been launched from land near Fisherman's Wharf and items recovered nearby. Hoax. Search - Boat distress
4729/06/14 Mumbles Coatguard sent to Swansea Beach opposite the Bay View, to carry out a medivac of an unconcious person with Ambulance Service. On arrival, casualty had regained conciousness, declined treatment and walked off the beach unaided. Search - Person Medivac
4811/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a swimmer in difficulty off County Hall. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the person ashore. Person interviewed by Coastguard officers, person safe & well but had not been in difficulty. The person had gone into the water two hours earlier.  Search - Person in Water
4912/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to persons cut off on a sandbank at Brynmill. The persons were able to make their own way ashore, unaided and were met by the new lifeguards at the 360 Water Sports Centre. Both safe & well, no medical attention required. Search - Inv - cut-off
5013/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Port Talbot Coastguard with a search for missing persons possibly cut off in the River Neath. Searched area along River Neath up to Neath road Bridge and to Monkstone Marina. Persons located near Baglan. Port Talbot L/B, Police and Police Helo assisted. Search - Inv - cut-off
5115/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Rhossili CRT with the evacuation of an injured person at Overton. The casualty had fallen over 20ft onto rocks from the Cliff Path. Helimed 57, Basics Doctor and R169 attended. Casualty airlifted to Morriston by R169. Cliff - Person
5218/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the seafront at West Cross, following several reports of a windsurfer in difficulty. On arrival, the casualty was safely ashore. Casualty unable to make any progress with the sail being used and had decided to go home when the alarm was raised. FAWGI. Search - Inv - windsurfer
5318/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of persons cut-off. Mumbles ILB launched and located 5 person who were fishing and were remaining on the island. Search - Inv - cut-off
5420/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Westcliff for the Medivac of an injured person from the cliff near the Training Wall. Casualty had suffered ankle injuries. Casualty transported by CRV to meet the Land Ambulance. Cliff - Person
5522/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a Light Aircraft making a forced landing at Crymlyn Burrows. On arrival, located Aircraft. All persons safe & well. Aircraft suffered engine problems after taking off from Swansea Airport. Police & Fire Service attended. Search - Inv - other
5622/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to a person in the water off County Hall. Mumbles ILB located the casualty near the Outfall Post. Casualty landed ashore and met by Coastguard Officers. Casualty had been drinking but did not require further medical attention. Suitable advice given but ignored. Search - Person in Water
5724/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea beach near the Observatory to assist with the Medivac of a casualty suffering seizures. Casualty and Paramedic transported off beach by the CRV to the Ambulance. Gower SCOO also proceeded but stood down en route. Search - Person Medivac
5824/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell bay for the Medivac of an injured elderly person. Casualty placed onto CG Stretcher and carried up off the beach to the Redcliffe Apartments to meet an Ambulance. Casualty suffered ankle injuries. Search - Person Medivac
5924/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted from previous incident to a report of Tomb stoners diving near Doctor's Mine. On arrival, all persons were packing up and going home. Suitable Safety Advice given. Search - Inv - other
6024/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a swimmer that had been pulled out of the water at Pobbles beach. The Casualty had got caught by a RIP Tide. Oxwich CRT, Reynoldston First Responders and Paramedic attended. Casualty declined medical attention. Search - Person in Water
6125/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in difficulty off the Civic Centre. On arrival, located the casualty safely ashore. Casualty had attempted to recover an airbed but became exhausted. Mumbles ILB recovered the airbed. Casualty had been drinking and had swallowed sea water causing vomiting. Casualty checked by Paramedics. Search - Person in Water
6226/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted from Emergency Services show to attend Mumbles Pier following reports of persons cut off. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the people ashore. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6327/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in difficulty off Langland bay. Casualty had become exhausted paddle boarding. Casualty did not require medical attention. Search - Person in Water
6427/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted to Pobbles bay following reports of a collapsed person. Met Paramedics at top of track and transported them down to the Casualty. Casualty and Paramedics transferred back up the track to the awaiting ambulance. Casualty dehydrated and possibly suffering from heat exhaustion. Search - Person Medivac
6529/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a Cliff faller at Limeslade. On arrival, met First informant and identified the casualty. Casualty was a fisherman who was safe & well. Mumbles ILB attended and Rhossili CRT stood down en route. FAWGI. Cliff - Person
6630/07/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to assist Oxwich CRT with an injured person at Nicholston Woods. Casualty had fallen and suffered back pain. Casualty transferred to Helimed 57 and then to Morriston. TV crew taken back to Swansea Airport by Mumbles CRO. Search - Person Medivac
6703/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person fallen off the rocks at Limeslade bay. Casualty had knee injuries and couldn't walk. R169 attended and lifted the casualty out of the cove to Morriston Hospital. Cliff - Person
6808/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to investigate several reports of a Red Flare seen overhead near Civic Centre. Area searched, nothing found. Witnesses reported seeing four Youths setting the flare off from the Promenade opposite the Arches. Hoax. Search - Boat distress
6911/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock following request for help from a vessel in difficulty in Mumbles Moorings. Mumbles ILB launched and towed vessel to safety. Vessel had engine failure and the Auxiliary Engine failed when swamped by sea water. Owner given safety advice. Search - Boat distress
7013/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB Launched and recovered the casualties ashore where they were met by Coastguard Officers. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
7116/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person in the water in Swansea Docks/SA1 area. On arrival, a member of the public had entered the water and brought the person ashore safely. Search - Person in Water
7217/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person in the water in Swansea Marina.Casualty rescued by People nearby. Ambualnce attended and checked casualty was OK. Search - Person in Water
7318/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Fall Bay, Rhossili to assist Rhossili Coastguard with the rescue of a Cliff Faller. On arrival, R169 was able to attend and airlift the casualty directly to Morriston Hospital. Casualty suffered suspected broken wrist and ribs. Cliff - Person
7418/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a Car that had driven over the Cliff at Bracelet Bay. On arrival, located Car and driver unharmed but stuck in the Car. Casualty helped out of the vehicle and taken to an awaiting Ambulance. Car removed by Car Recovery Company. Police & Fires Service attended. Cliff - Person
7526/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rotherslade bay following reports of an injured swimmer. On arrival, set up HLS for R169, and casualty airlifted to Morriston as it was too dangerous to carry the casualty up the steps with a suspected neck injury. Lifeguards provided First Aid. Search - Person Medivac
7629/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person in the water at Swansea Marina. On arrival, casualty safely out of the water after being assisted by a passer-by and the Fire Service. Search - Person in Water
7729/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Oystermouth Square following a report of a child having fallen onto the beach. Located the Casualty and placed onto spinal board before being lifted on the CG Alpine Stretcher to an ambulance on the Prom. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
7829/08/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person cut off by the tide on a sand bank near Brynmill Lane. Casualty made own way ashore, All units stood down before leaving station. Search - Inv - cut-off
7902/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Observatory to investigate reports of an object floating offshore near the Observatory. Met First Informant and object identified. Mumbles ILB were directed onto the object and this was confirmed as a mooring buoy. FAWGI Search - Inv - object
8004/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Three Cliffs for the medivac of an injured lady. The casualty had fallen injuring their leg. Oxwich Coastguard attended and R169 airlifted the casualty to Morriston. Search - Person Medivac
8104/09/14 Mumbles coastguard sent to Brandy Cove to investigate reports of two kayaks in difficulty. R169 attended and located the two kayaks west of Brandy Cove. Mumbles ILB were directed to the Kayaks and assisted them safely ashore at Caswell. Coastguard officers checked both casualties and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - canoe
8207/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a Cliff Faller at Rhossili. Rhossili Coastguard and R169 attended. All Mumbles Units stood down en-route. Cliff - Person
8311/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a Vessel aground in the River Tawe near the Ferry Terminal. Vessel stuck with its Fin Keel in the mud. Crew happy to remain onboard until the vessel refloated on the incoming tide. Mumbles ALB to launch and assist later. Search - Boat distress
8411/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted to a second incident. Vessel aground near Knab Rock. On arrival, vessel located in the outer moorings sat on the sand. No persons aboard so vessel had been left for some time. Vessel able to refloat safely on incoming tide. No further action required. Search - Boat distress
8511/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent back to the River Tawe to maintain observation of the vessel that had run aground in the river. Vessel refloated successfully. Mumbles ALB & ILB also attended. Search - Boat distress
8613/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Pwll Du, a person had been injured by a falling boulder whilst climbing at Gravesend, Pwll Du. R169 attended and was able to lift the injured person out from the cliff face as it was too dangerous to carry the casualty back to the beach. Casualty had sustained leg injuries. Rhossili CRT assisted. Cliff - Person
8717/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Whiteshell Point to investigate reports of an object floating offshore. Object located about 200m offshore, and identified as a Pot marker Buoy. FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
8820/09/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search for a Fisherman cut off by the tide in Swansea Bay. All units stood down en route, Mumbles ALB was on exercise nearby and launched its Y boat to recover the casualty. Search - Inv - cut-off
8925/09/14 Ambulance Control alerted Swansea Coastguard to a person in the water opposite the Patti Raj. Mumbles Coastguard were despatched and met the Ambulance Crew with the casualty safely ashore. Police took the casualty home. Search - Person in Water
9026/09/14 Vessel broken down in Swansea Bay. Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB despatched. Mumbles ILB towed the vessel into Swansea Marina where it was met by Coastguard Officers. Vessel and Crew checked and suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
9103/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search the cliff path between Langland Bay and Caswell for the owners of a Child's bicycle left along the path. Search units deployed and the owners arrived to collect the bicycle. All persons accounted for, safe & well. Search - Inv - object
9206/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of several boats aground at Norton. Two boats located, both damaged below the waterline. Hazardous items removed for safety. Boats marked to identify them. Search - Boat details
9306/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard retasked to another vessel located off Blackpill. On arrival, found the vessel aground. Hazardous items removed for safety, and vessel marked to identify it as being reported. Search - Boat details
9407/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports from the Fire Service of a person in difficulty in the River near Sainsbury's. All units stood down en route, casualty had made their own way ashore and was safe & well. Search - Person in Water
9509/10/14 Station Officer requested to take BT Engineer to Remote Radio Site for a landline fault. Equipment replaced, circuit restored. Remote Site manning
9616/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to attend Swansea Marina for a person stuck on a Yacht in the Marina. All units stood down en route, Police had managed to gain access. Search - Inv - other
9718/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 04:34 to search for a missing person. Area searched between Mumbles and River Tawe, including Swansea Marina and sand dunes, nothing found. Search - Person missing
9820/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 22:59 to investigate reports of a person in the water at Limeslade. On arrival, met Police and search commenced. Thorough search of bay carried out, nothing found. FAWGI. Search - Person in Water
9924/10/14 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to search for a missing person thought to be in the Marina area. Search teams deployed and searched Marina, and foreshore between Caswell and River Tawe, nothing found. Port Talbot, Loughor & Rhossili CRT assisted. Mumbles Lifeboats searched bay. Police located casualty in the City Centre. Search - Person missing
10006/11/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing person, believed to be in the Swansea Foreshore area. Search Teams deployed and carried out search between River Tawe/West Pier and Oystermouth Square. Nothing found. Search - Person missing
10111/11/14 Mumbles Coastguard set up a helicopter landing site at King George 5th Playing fields for the medivac of an injured sailor from a vessel in the Bristol Channel. R169 landed on and the casualty transferred to an Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
10222/11/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rhossili to assist Rhossili Cliff Rescue Team with a car over the cliff at Fall Bay. All Mumbles units stood down en route, casualties had got out of their car. Cliff - Person
10330/11/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search the area between Caswell & Langland for a despondent person. All units stood down en route, Police had located the person. Search - Inv - suicide
10405/12/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 01:34 to search for a despondent person in the Swansea Bay area. Police units located the person before Mumbles units departed station. Search - Inv - suicide
10515/12/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Observatory to investigate reports of clothing at the Observatory. Police on scene and searching area. Sand Dunes and area around Observatory searched, nothing found. Police to make further enquiries. Search - Inv - suicide

 

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EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
121/01/14 Request from Police for assistance with a search for a missing person on Mumbles Hill. Area searched and Casualty located using R169's FLIR camera. CROs guided to and extracted the Casualty through thick undergrowth and bushes. Casualty checked by paramedic.  Search - Person missing
202/02/14 Request from Police for assistance with a search for an intoxicated person behind the Marriott Hotel. Casualty thought to be in danger from self-harming/suicidal. All Mumbles units stood down en route to scene, casualty located by Police and removed for safety. Search - Inv - suicide
309/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Tawe Boat Club to inspect a life raft found ashore. Life raft belonged to a member of the Boat Club whose boat had sunk along with three others during the recent storms. Time expired Flares removed for disposal. Search - Boat details
409/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard requested by Police to search an area along the Seafront between Blackpill and Swansea marina for a missing person, believed suicidal. Area searched, but nothing found. Search - Inv - suicide
515/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports of Red Flares seen over Sketty Lane Car Park. Area searched between Blackpill and Sketty Lane, nothing found.  Search - Inv - other
623/02/14 Mumbles Coastguard investigated reports of dead birds on the beach near Swansea Observatory. A large number of birds were located in the Area. Checked area but no signs of pollution found. A Dead dog was also located nearby.   Search - Inv - other
701/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea Marina to investigate reports from Police of calls for help being heard. Area searched but all units stood down following updated information from the Police. Shouts had come from large group of people who were arguing. Search - Person in Water
801/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a Cliff Faller at Three Cliffs Bay. On arrival, Casualty located at Pobbles. Due to injuries, R169 landed on and evacuated the casualty to Morriston Hospital. Oxwich CG assisted. Cliff - Person
905/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of a missing person in the Swansea Foreshore area. All units stood down prior to leaving station. Police had located the missing person. Search - Person missing
1007/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of a missing person in the Swansea Foreshore area. All units stood down prior to leaving station. Police had located the missing person. Search - Person missing
1109/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a person cut-off on the Lighthouse Island. Casualty informed Coastguard Officers that a second person was hanging on to the dingy. An immediate request for the launch of Mumbles ILB made and both persons recovered. One casualty taken to hospital. Search - Boat distress
1212/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to recover a Canoe from the sea at Tutt Head. The Canoe had been badly damaged, splitting into 3 parts. Canoe recovered and disposed of. Search - Inv - canoe
1312/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rhossili following reports of two persons stuck on the cliffs. Rhossili & Mumbles Coastguard teams commenced Rope Rescue. R169 assisted, lifting both casualties off the cliff face and to the cliff top where they were met with Coastguard Officers & Police. Fire Service also attended.  Cliff - Person
1422/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of a Windsurfer in difficulty. Mumbles ALB launched and casualty recovered from the water. Casualty brought ashore by Y boat and handed over to Coastguard Officers. Search - Inv - windsurfer
1527/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Rhossili to back up the Rhossili Coastguard Team who were dealing with a person on the cliff towards the Worm. Casualty located in the water below the cliffs and airlifted to Morriston Hospital. Mumbles units stood down en route. Cliff - Person
1630/03/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to possible cut-off on the Middle Island. On arrival, confirmed three persons cut off. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the three safely ashore. The three casualties were interviewed by Coastguard Officers before heading home. Search - Inv - cut-off
1715/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier to investigate reports of cut-offs on the Middle Island. Persons were seen wading ashore and Coastguard Officers met these persons to ensure they were unharmed. Suitable safety advice given. Mumbles ILB stood down, not required. Search - Inv - cut-off
1816/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to an injured person stuck on Caswell Beach. On arrival, casualty had sustained left leg and hip injuries following a fall. Ambulance despatched and on its arrival, Coastguard officers assisted transferring the casualty off the beach to the Ambulance. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
1916/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to reports from Police of a missing child in the Blackpill area. Units proceeded but stood down en route, child had been located near the Leisure Centre! Search - Person missing
2019/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the Pier Beach to meet a group of Kayakers that had been in difficulty off the Mixen. All 5 Kayakers safe & well. Mumbles ILB brought capsized kayak ashore. Suitable Safety Advice given, especially on the use of Distress Alerting equipment. Search - Inv - canoe
2126/04/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Rhossili Coastguard with the rescue of two surfers stuck on the cliffs due to stormy seas. Burry Port L/B brought one surfer ashore, the other surfer was lifted off the cliff face by R169 and landed in a field behind Rhossili CG station. Tenby L/B also tasked but stood down en route. Cliff - Person
2204/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to search for a despondent person believed to be in the Swansea Bay area between County Hall and the Slip Bridge. All units stood down prior to leaving station, person had been found by Ambulance Crew. Search - Inv - suicide
2305/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to Village Lane Slip to monitor a vessel that had run aground. Mumbles ILB attended and stood by whilst vessel refloated. Vessel returned to its moorings to check for damage. Search - Boat distress
2407/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports from the Police of Coastal Erosion at Caswell. Area cordoned off near footpath. Area inspected by Coastguard and Council staff. Search - Inv - other
2513/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked to assist the Ambulance Service with a medical evacuation from the beach opposite the 360 Watersports Centre. On arrival, Casualty had been taken up the beach up to the Centre by friends and was being checked by Paramedics. Search - Person Medivac
2618/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for an elderly person missing from their home near the Guildhall. Area searched between Oystermouth Square and the Civic Centre. Police Helo attended. Person located by Police inland. Search - Person missing
2719/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged to locate an injured person at Limeslade Bay. Casualty located and evacuated off the shingle beach to a more comfortable location whilst awaiting an ambulance. Ambulance attended and treated casualty. Search - Person Medivac
2821/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Mumbles Pier to check for persons that had been cut-off on the Islands. Two persons identified and Mumbles ILB launched to recover them. Both persons were brought ashore safe & well but embarrassed. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2926/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Hunt's Bay to locate four persons reported to be cut-off. Casualties located and Mumbles ILB brought the four safely ashore. Suitable advice given by Coastguard Officers and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
3031/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to assist Ambulance Service with a casualty on the beach at Swansea marina.  Casualty taken of the beach and transferred to the Ambulance. Police also attended. Search - Person Medivac
3129/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet a Fishing Boat being towed into Knab Rock by Mumbles ALB. Vessel unable to steer due to rudder failure. Skipper interviewed, details of incident taken  and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3231/05/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 02:33 this morning to assist Police with a search for a missing person. Person located at Swansea University Campus, safe & well. Search - Person missing
3306/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports from Police of two persons stuck on the cliff behind the Mumbles ILB station. On arrival, Fire Service already on scene and using their Aerial Platform to rescue the two persons. Both persons safe & well, details taken. Cliff - Person
3409/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet a motorboat being towed in by Mumbles ILB following engine failure off the SWIGG Buoy. Lifejackets not worn and flares kept in Car. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3511/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell to investigate reports of an object seen floating near Whiteshell Point. Arrived at First Informant's location but they had gone. Object was spotted  and identified as a Plastic Tray. Area searched, no other objects found. FAWGI. Search - Inv - object
3613/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of a person clinging to rocks on the Middle Island. Casualty brought ashore by Mumbles ILB. Casualty interviewed by Coastguard and Police Officers. Suitable Safety Advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
3714/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of two persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Casualties safe & well and were remaining on the island until the tide dropped. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
3819/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search Swansea foreshore for a despondent person. Area searched between St. Helens and West Pier but stood down as Police had located the person inland. Search - Inv - suicide
3920/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to the beach near County Hall to assist Ambulance Service with an unconscious patient. Casualty eventually responded and was able to walk to the Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
4020/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard diverted from previous incident to search for two missing children in the Aberavon area. Port Talbot Coastguard, ILB, Police and R169 attended. Mumbles Search Team found a rucksack which was named. Local enquiries by team revealed further information that the Police followed up. All units stood down. Search - Person missing
4121/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report of 4 missing Children, last seen on the beach near County Hall. Area searched between Sketty Lane and County Hall. Children located safe & well. Police re-united Parents & Children. Search - Person missing
4222/06/14 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 0123hrs to search for two people cut-off by the rising tide near Caswell. Further Information confirmed their position was in Limeslade Bay. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two persons ashore, safe & well. Coastguard Officers interviewed the casualties and gave suitable advice. Search - Inv - cut-off

 

Callouts - 2015

 

EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
101/01/15 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted before 06:30 on New Years Day following reports of a person in the water at Swansea Marina. Coastguard Units stood down en route, a member of the public had helped the person safely ashore. Search - Person in Water
204/01/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to investigate an "object" found at Pier Beach. On arrival, Mumbles Coastguard Officers recovered a man's body and assisted Police with their investigations. Search - Body recovery
323/01/15 Mumbles Coastguard officers were sent to Limeslade Bay to locate a Person in distress. Met Police units and located casualty. Casualty taken from scene by Police Officers. Ambulance stood down on arrival at scene. Search - Inv - other
406/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard searched the Swansea foreshore for a despondent person. Area searched between Swansea Docks and Oystermouth Square, nothing found. Casualty located by Police in Briton Ferry. Port Talbot CG assisted. Search - Inv - suicide
507/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Pennard to assist Ambulance Service with the Medivac of a casualty with a broken ankle.   Search - Person Medivac
619/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search Swansea bay for a vulnerable adult. Area searched between St Helens and West Pier, nothing found. Search - Person missing
720/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports of windsurfers in difficulty off Mumbles Pier. Mumbles ILB launched and brought windsurfers ashore. A RHIB was also assisted. No medical attention required. Search - Inv - windsurfer
823/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to County Hall following report from Police of a person in the water. Mumbles ILB also launched. Met Police units and located casualty to the east of County Hall near the Marriott Hotel. Casualty taken into custody. Search - Person in Water
925/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to recover a dog over the cliff at Whiteshell Point. Rhossili & Oxwich CRTs attended along with Mumbles ILB. Unable to recover the dog due to deteriorating conditions. Rescue to recommence at first light. Cliff - Animal
1025/02/15 A Mumbles & Oxwich Coastguard unit diverted from above incident to King George V playing fields to set up a HLS for R169. R169 unable to land at Morriston due to extremely poor visibility. HLS manning
1126/02/15 Mumbles, Rhossili & Oxwich Rescue Teams returned to Whiteshell Pint at first light to complete the rescue of the dog from the previous night. Vet attended and after administering sedative, the dog was safely put into the rescue bag and brought back up the cliff. Cliff - Animal
1226/02/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to attend KG5 to guard Seaking Helicopter 169 between 1700 and 2000 Hrs. tasking cancelled, RAF sending personnel from Valley to guard the Helicopter. HLS manning
1305/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:48 to reports of a person in the River Tawe near Sainsbury's. On arrival, the person had made their own way ashore without help and was being checked out by an Ambulance Crew. Search - Person in Water
1407/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier to interview 2 persons that had become cut off by the tide on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two person safely ashore. Casualties interviewed by Coastguard Officers, details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
1512/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to Tawe Lock to meet the Fishing Vessel "Channel Surveyor II" being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered fuel problems. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
1615/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search the Blackpill area of Swansea Bay for a despondent female. Area searched along with Mumbles ILB, nothing found. Police had located casualty near "Veegees". Search - Inv - suicide
1719/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier to meet a person being brought ashore from the Lighthouse Island by Mumbles ILB. On arrival, casualty had already left the scene.  Search - Inv - cut-off
1821/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to County Hall to investigate reports of a person stuck in the mud. On arrival, the casualty's wife who was the First Informant and waiting for our arrival had also disappeared. Casualty had not been stuck and had met up with his wife, both safe & well. R169, Mumbles ILB and Port Talbot & Burry Port Coastguard Mud Teams also responded but stood down. Mud - Person
1921/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to two persons cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought one person ashore, the other had already waded ashore. Coastguard Officers met both casualties and suitable advice given, they were also warned of the danger of attempting to wade ashore. Search - Inv - cut-off
2029/03/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Rhossili Coastguard with a dog over the cliff at Mewslade. Units stood down en route. Cliff - Animal
2101/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:06 to investigate reports of shouting coming from the waters edge, opposite County Hall. On arrival, met Police units and searched area using Paraflares, area clear. FAWGI.  Search - Person in Water
2201/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Limeslade to investigate reports of a new climbing rope over the cliff between Limeslade and Rotherslade. Area searched, nothing found. Met a Member of the Public who had seen the rope earlier and reported that the rope had been removed some time later. Also assisted by AC13 & S13C. FAWGI. Cliff - Person
2305/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard were despatched to Mumbles Pier to meet two persons that had become cut off by the tide on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB was launched and brought the two persons ashore. Coastguard Officers interviewed the persons and gave safety advice. Search - Inv - cut-off
2406/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to a report from the Police of an unexploded device located at the low water mark off Sketty Lane. On arrival, tide had covered the device. All units stood down. Search - Ordnance
2507/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a despondent person on the cliffs at Whiteshell Point. Police already on scene. Mumbles ILB launched to provide seaward safety cover. Casualty safely recovered from Cliff edge and taken to awaiting Ambulance. SCOO S13B & C attended.  Cliff - Person
2607/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Sketty Lane to assist with the removal of the object seen on Sunday's incident. Search - Ordnance
2708/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Whiteshell Point following reports of a dog over the cliff. Met Owners and located dog in the same gulley as the previous dog rescue. Mumbles ILB was able to access the gulley and the crew were able to get the dog out. Owners reunited with Dog at Langland Bay, dog cut/bruised & shaken. Advice given to owners. Cliff - Animal
2808/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier to meet 6 casualties being evacuated from the Middle Island by Mumbles ILB, suitable advice given! Search - Inv - cut-off
2909/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:21 to search for a despondent female, believed to be in the Swansea foreshore area. Teams searched from Mumbles to Observatory, nothing found. Mumbles ILB launched and another shoreline search carried out, nothing found. All search units stood down at 03:05.  Search - Inv - suicide
3015/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Ambulance Service with the evacuation of a casualty from Langland Bay. Casualty had badly sprained an ankle and was carried  off the beach by Coastguard Officers up to the awaiting Ambulance using the Coastguard Alphin Stretcher. Search - Person Medivac
3114/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Riptide" that had broken down in Swansea Bay. Mumbles ALB was launched but the vessel was able to make its own way back to the Marina. Coastguard Officers met the Vessel and interviewed the Crew. CG66 safety scheme Form also given to owner. Search - Boat details
3215/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Marina to meet the vessel "Shazam" that had broken down in Swansea Bay. Mumbles ALB was launched and towed the vessel back to the Marina. Coastguard Officers met the Vessel and interviewed the Crew, Vessel had suffered mechanical failure. CG66 issued. Search - Boat details
3320/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea marina to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles ALB. The 28ft vessel had suffered fuel problems. Vessel checked and crew interviewed.  Search - Boat details
3422/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard were tasked with searching an area around Whiteshell Point following reports of a despondent person seen behaving strangely. Area searched in conjunction with Mumbles ILB and Police Helo. Casualty located safe & well on Caswell Beach. Search - Inv - suicide
3525/04/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to meet a vessel being towed in by another into Swansea marina. Met crew and checked vessel, details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
3604/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier to meet 4 casualties that had been reported as being cut off on the Middle Island but had made their own way ashore. Mumbles ILB launched and checked both Islands as a precaution, suitable advice given! Search - Inv - cut-off
3704/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a missing despondent person from the Caswell area. Cliff paths searched with assistance from Oxwich CG and both Mumbles ALB & ILB, nothing found. Casualty located safe and well in the Newton area by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
3805/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search the River Neath along with Port Talbot CG, Port Talbot ILB and R169, for a missing person, last seen on the old bridge looking over the edge. Area searched, nothing found. All units stood down. Search - Inv - suicide
3906/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to meet Police units following reports of Ordnance on the Lighthouse Island. First Informants had taken photographs and they were sent to the CGOC & EOD. S13A & E attended. Search - Ordnance
4007/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet EODU and locate the object reported yesterday on the Lighthouse island. Object located but found to be concrete/steel and did not require any further action. FAWGI.  Search - Ordnance
4107/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to set up an exclusion zone on the beach near Sketty lane for EODU to carry out a controlled explosion. Cordon set up and detonation successful. Search - Ordnance
4212/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to report from Police of a person in the water between Brynmill and St Helens. Coastguard Officer was nearby and met Police. The Casualty had waded ashore after being cut-off by the tide. Casualty safe & well. Mumbles ILB launched but stood down en route.  Search - Person in Water
4315/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:56 to investigate a report of a flashing lightly near the Lighthouse Island. The First Informant believed the flashing was an SOS but when met by Coastguard Officers, the light was identified as the SWIGG Buoy. FAWGI. Search - Boat distress
4415/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock following reports of a vehicle stuck on the beach. Recovery Vehicle arrived and successfully recovered the 4x4 vehicle. The vehicle had got into difficulty after launching a boat from a trailer. No pollution found. Search - Inv - other
4520/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Police with a search for a Despondent Person last seen in the Swansea Marina area. Police and Coastguard Units searched the foreshore and Marina areas assisted by Police Helo WO99. Area searched, nothing found. Police to make further enquiries. Search - Inv - suicide
4625/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to the Tawe Boat Club to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles Lifeboat. Vessel had suffered fuel problems. Details taken, equipment checked and suitable advice given Search - Boat details
4725/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of a vessel aground near Sketty Lane. Vessel located and crew interviewed by Coastguard Officers. Vessel had a fouled prop caused by a net. Crew had run the vessel aground safely to release the net and to refloat at next tide.  Search - Boat details
4827/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted following reports of a vessel aground at Caswell Bay. On arrival, located the vessel, a Jet ski (PWC) anchored safely at the western side of Caswell bay. No owner in the vicinity but Jet ski had been safely moored and was undamaged. Photos and details sent to CG Operations Centre. Search - Boat details
4928/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a person in the water above the New Cut road bridge in Swansea. Area searched along with R169, Police and Fire Service boats, nothing found.  Search - Person in Water
5028/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard despatched to a second incident of persons in the water. Area identified as being off St. Helens. Two persons located safe but wet after going for a swim. Both persons interviewed and suitable advice given. No medical attention required.  Search - Person in Water
5129/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a dog in the River Tawe in the very early hours. On arrival, the Fire Service had managed to bring the dog ashore. All units stood down. Search - Mammal stranded
5229/05/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to backup Rhossili Coastguard Team with the rescue of a person on the Cliffs. All Mumbles units stood down en route, the person had been located safe & well. Cliff - Person
5304/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet the vessel Lucky Strike being towed in by a passing vessel to Swansea Marina. Vessel taken to Tawe Boat club moorings instead and Mumbles ILB assisted getting the boat moored. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
5404/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard met two casualties that had been rescued by Mumbles ILB on its way back to station from the previous incident. Both persons unaware of the tides and became cut off. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
5504/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard were paged to reports of an injured person on the beach near County Hall. Coastguard Officers treated the casualty in situ and then carried up the beach on the Alphin stretcher. Casualty assessed by RRV Paramedic before being taken to hospital by family car. Search - Person Medivac
5605/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a person in the water off Knab Rock. On arrival, the person was the owner of a boat that had began to sink in the moorings. Mumbles ILB launched and assisted but the boat could not be refloated. Owner to try refloating at low water.  Search - Person in Water
5707/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to meet a Vessel that had suffered fuel problems off Caswell. Interviewed Owner, passing vessel had given assistance and carried out repairs. All safe & well. Suitable advice given, CG66 Safety Registration Form given to the Owner. Search - Boat details
5807/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Ambulance personnel with an injured person at Bracelet Bay. All units stood down prior to leaving station, Casualty able to make own way from beach and did not require medical attention. Search - Person Medivac
5907/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to meet a vessel being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel moored at the Ferry terminal. Coastguard Officers unable to gain access to vessel and were unable to interview the boat's crew. Search - Boat details
6007/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a group of children in difficulty in the River Tawe. On arrival, the children were playing on the shoreline and had made a bridge from wooden fencing. Suitable advice given as to the dangers and Police attended. Search - Inv - other
6113/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person having jumped off the Railway Bridge at Morfa, into the river. Area searched along with Fire Service Boats, Ambulance & Police, nothing found. Search - Inv - suicide
6214/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to meet a Fishing Vessel being towed in by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered battery problems and unable to restart engine. Engine restarted once new batteries had been connected alongside at the Pontoon. Details taken & suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
6319/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured person along the promenade near St. Helens. On arrival, located the injured person and transported them to an awaiting taxi, organised by Ambulance Service.  Search - Person Medivac
6420/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Ambulance Service with a medical incident at Caswell Bay. Casualty had become ill suddenly. RNLI Lifeguards in attendance. Provided Communications from scene to Ambulance service due to location. Casualty taken to hospital by Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
6521/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 03:32 to assist Police with a search for a missing person last seen at the Paolo Nutini Concert, Singleton Park at 21:00 the previous evening. On arrival at RV Point, person had been located at home safe & well. Helicopter R169 also attended. Search - Person missing
6623/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of a person having jumped off the West Pier into the river Tawe. Mumbles ILB launched. On arrival, a fisherman had jumped in the river and brought the casualty ashore. Casualty checked over by Ambulance crew and taken to hospital. Police and Fire Service attended. Search - Person in Water
6723/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet a Fishing Vessel being towed back to Swansea Marina by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered an engine cooling fault and was unable to continue. Details taken. Search - Boat details
6830/06/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Langland Bay to medivac an injured person who had also lost consciousness. Casualty checked by RRV Paramedic and taken to hospital by family member. Search - Person Medivac
6903/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell Bay following reports of a person being dragged out of the sea unconscious. Casualty had dislocated a shoulder and was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
7007/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Limeslade to search for a person in the water @ 2200 Hrs. Area searched by Mumbles Coastguard Teams, Mumbles ILB, Mumbles ALB, nothing found. Police & Ambulance also attended. FAWGI. Search - Person in Water
7112/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked at 0344 Hrs to assist Oxwich CG with a search for a missing person in the Oxwich Point area. Area searched by Oxwich, Mumbles & Rhossili Coastguard teams in conjunction with Horton/Pt Eynon ILB and Police Dog units. Casualty located safe & well but cold/wet. Search - Person missing
7219/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of persons cut off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two people ashore. Suitable advice given, details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
7325/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Westcliffe to assist Ambulance service with the medivac of a person who had collapsed on the cliffs. Oxwich CG also attended. Casualty taken to hospital by ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
7425/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to reports of a missing elderly person at Southgate whilst dealing with previous incident. Search commenced but shortly afterwards, the person was located safe & well. FAWGI. Search - Person missing
7528/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Beach, opposite the University following reports of a person in the water. Mumbles ILB located a Windsurfer struggling to return to shore. Casualty brought ashore by the ILB and assisted by Coastguard Officers.  Search - Person in Water
7631/07/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged following reports of a person in the water off Mumbles Pier. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the casualty ashore. Casualty had been in the water some time following a kayak capsize. Casualty treated by ILB crew before being taken to hospital. Search - Person in Water
7705/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 0547 to reports of a person in the water on the Road Bridge, Quay Parade. On arrival, searched area from Bridge, downstream to the Sail Bridge, nothing found. All units stood down , Police confirmed Casualty had left scene earlier. Search - Person in Water
7806/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Marina following reports of a person in the water opposite the Meridian Tower. Area searched between Observatory and County Hall, nothing found. Police, Police Helo, Port Talbot CG, Mumbles ILB and RNLI Lifeguards assisted. Search - Person in Water
7908/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:31 to assist Ambulance Service with the Medivac of an injured person near Pobbles Bay. Casualty located close to Golf Course on Pennard Burrows. Casualty immobilised using CG Short board, placed in Cliff Stretcher and carried back to Golf Club to Ambulance. Oxwich CRT assisted. Search - Person Medivac
8008/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of persons cut off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two ashore. Search - Inv - cut-off
8109/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a kayak in difficulty off Limeslade. Mumbles ILB launched. Kayak returned to Limeslade beach and met by Coastguard Officers. Suitable advice given, no medical attention required. Search - Inv - canoe
8211/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell bay following reports of a Time Expired Pyrotechnic. TEP located and removed from beach by Coastguard Officers. Search - Ordnance
8312/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of persons cut off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and escorted the five persons ashore to Bracelet where they were met by Coastguard Officers. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
8412/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard, Mumbles ILB, ALB, Helicopters R169 & WO99, Port Talbot CG & Port Talbot ILB tasked to search an area between the River Neath and The Observatory following reports of a drifting Kayak near the West Pier. Area searched, nothing found. Search - Inv - canoe
8515/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a possible cut-off/cliff incident at Caswell. On arrival, lifeguards met and confirmed casualty safely on cliff path between Langland & Caswell. Met Casualty and family, all safe & well but shaken. Suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
8616/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rotherslade for the Medivac of an injured person. The Casualty had sustained shoulder injuries and was taken to hospital by Ambulance for X Rays. Lifeguards from Langland assisted. Search - Person Medivac
8718/08/15 Mumbles, Oxwich, Rhossili and Llanstephan Coastguard teams sent to Westcliffe to search for a missing, depressed retired person. Police traced the phone to Southgate. Area searched, casualty located safe & well by search teams and escorted home by Police. Search - Person missing
8818/08/15 Mumbles and Llanstephan Coastguard sent to Langland directly after previous call to an elderly person who had fallen. Casualty assisted by Lifeguards and Coastguard Officers and taken to hospital by Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
8918/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rotherslade following reports of an elderly person having sustained head injuries following a fall. Casualty assisted by Lifeguards and Coastguard Officers until Ambulance arrived. HLS Prepared for R169 as a precaution. Search - Person Medivac
9019/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard set up a Helicopter Landing Site for Rescue 169 at King George V playing fields. A Casualty had been airlifted from the Black Mountains but Morriston Hospital had too poor visibility to land at, so R169 landed at KG5 and casualty taken to Morriston by Ambulance. HLS manning
9121/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing person following the discovery of a rucksack at Limeslade bay. The rucksack was checked by Coastguard Officers and found to be a towel. Bay searched for missing persons, nothing found. Search - Inv - object
9227/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Pwll Du bay following reports of a canoe adrift. Mumbles ALB launched and collected the canoe, taking it to Caswell where it was examined by Coastguard Officers. Canoe had been afloat for a very long time and in a very poor condition. No further action required. Search - Inv - canoe
9331/08/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to search the bay area between the West Pier and the 360 Watersports Centre for a despondent person. Area searched between West Pier and Blackpill, along with Mumbles ILB. Casualty located near West Pier and accompanied away from the Beach by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
9401/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to several persons cut off near Rother's Sker. Langland Bay Lifeguards were able to see the casualties from a position in Rotherslade. The six persons walked up the narrow cliff path where they were met by Coastguard Officers. All safe & well. Suitable advice given. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
9502/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of 12 persons in difficulty off Caswell Bay. On arrival, 3 confirmed as missing the others had come ashore safely. Mumbles ILB carried out a search around Caswell, Brandy Cove and located the 3 at Pwll Du. Casualties cold but OK and reunited with family at Caswell. R169 also tasked but stood down en route. Search - Person in Water
9608/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person seen running towards the sea at Blackpill. Area searched between Blackpill & West Pier by Coastguard Search Teams, Police, Police Helo and Mumbles ILB, nothing found. Person traced to an address in Cardiff - FAWGI. Search - Inv - suicide
9710/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted, late evening, to a yacht moored in Langland bay with no sign of crew on board. Coastguard Officers attempted to contact the boats crew but there was no response. Mumbles ILB requested. The Yacht crew made themselves known to Coastguard Officers on the beach and were advised to sail to Mumbles Bay as the yacht was in danger of grounding. Search - Boat details
9813/09/15 Mumbles Coastguards and Mumbles ILB paged following reports of persons in difficulty on a yacht in Mumbles Moorings. The Yacht tender wouldn't start and conditions were too bad to come ashore safely. Mumbles ILB brought 6 persons ashore. Details taken. Vessel well equipped with good Safety Eqpt. Search - Boat distress
9915/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a missing child at Langland. Coastguard officers carried out a search along with Police units. Child located safe & well by one Coastguard Search team. Child reunited with family by Police. Search - Person missing
10015/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted late evening to Police reports of a suicidal person near County Hall. Mumbles ILB launched. Area searched between Bay View and Observatory, nothing found. Police located the person near Swansea Prison. Search - Inv - suicide
10116/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard were sent to Swansea marina to meet an ill crewman taken off a Fishing Boat by Mumbles ALB. Casualty brought ashore and checked by Paramedics. Search - Person Medivac
10217/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:45 for a person threatening to jump into the River Tawe at Morriston. On arrival, the person had been taken away by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
10327/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 07:35 to assist a person stuck on the cliffs above Limeslade with their dog. The dog was unable to move due to front leg injury. Assisted owner and dog off the cliff, returning them home. Cliff - Animal
10428/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of a casualty near Mumbles Pier. Casualty taken to hospital with arm injury. Search - Person Medivac
10530/09/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person threatening to jump off the Road Bridge, Quay Parade, Swansea. On arrival, the person made their own way back over the barrier and was taken away by Police. Fire Service Boat attended. Search - Inv - suicide
10601/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to reports of persons cut off on the Outer Island. On arrival, met First Informant and Mumbles ILB launched, bringing both persons safely ashore. Suitable advice given.  Search - Inv - cut-off
10701/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of an unconscious person near County Hall. Ambulance crew were able to get the person into the ambulance without assistance. All units stood down. Search - Person Medivac
10804/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 04:00 following reports of a person in the water, River Tawe. Casualty reported to be with Ambulance Crew whilst units en route. Search - Person in Water
10910/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to meet a sick crewman being brought off a boat by Mumbles ILB. Casualty and the boat owner were taken to the Coastguard Vehicle to keep warm until the Ambulance arrived. Casualty handed over to Paramedics before being released and allowed home.  Search - Person Medivac
11013/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea Marina to locate a Fishing Vessel. Vessel found to be tied up at the Fishing Berths in the Marina. Police arrived and assisted Coastguard Officers but were unable to get onto the Fishing Pontoon to board the Vessel. Police will retry in the morning.  Search - Inv - other
11113/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to meet a Fishing Vessel at Swansea Marina following its tow in by Mumbles ALB due to mechanical failure. Crewman also interviewed by Coastguard and Police following earlier incident Search - Boat details
11222/10/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 22:43 to investigate reports of persons seen at the water's edge off the West Cross/Blackpill beaches. Met First Informant and identified area to be searched. Area searched between Oystermouth Square and Blackpill, nothing found, FAWGI. Search - Inv - other
11301/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 05:30 to assist Police with a search for a despondent Male in the Swansea marina area. Casualty located at an address in the Marina.  Search - Inv - suicide
11401/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea East Breakwater to locate a vessel in difficulty.Vessel towed to Knab Rock where it was brought ashore to dry out. Coastguard officers interviewed crew and owner. Details taken. Search - Boat distress
11507/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:30 to search for a person seen falling into the water near Tawe Barrage. Area searched along both river banks and assisted by CG helicopter, Mumbles Lifeboat, Police and Fire units, nothing found. Search - Person in Water
11607/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 07:45 to return to River Tawe to continue the search for the missing person from previous incident. Area searched along both river banks again assisted by Mumbles Lifeboat. Police Diving unit attended and searched the river bed in the Barrage area, nothing found. All units stood down. Search - Person in Water
11707/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:13 following reports of Red Flares seen over the Limeslade/Rotherslade area. Searched all bays between Bracelet and caswell, nothing found. Spoke to groups on the beaches holding fireworks parties, nothing seen. Confirmed sightings with the many informants, position identified as originating from inland.  Search - Boat distress
11808/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate report of an object floating off Oystermouth Square. Area searched between Mumbles Pier and West Cross, assisted by Mumbles ILB, Police and Police Helicopter, nothing found. Search - Inv - object
11917/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Tawe Barrage following reports of an object seen floating near the barrage gates. A body was recovered by Fire Service boat and taken to SYSAC. Coastguard Officers brought the body ashore and into the ambulance. Search - Body recovery
12019/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to investigate an EPIRB hit in the Marina area. Satellite positions indicated the EPIRB was located in the Marina/Crymlyn Area. EPIRB traced to a boat owner who no longer had the boat and had disposed of the EPIRB. Mumbles ALB launched to assist with locating the EPIRB. Search - Boat distress
12119/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to investigate report of a person cut off on the beach between West Cross and Blackpill. Coastguard Officers searched the area between Norton & Blackpill, assisted by Mumbles ILB, Police, Fire Service and Police Helo, nothing found. Search - Inv - cut-off
12220/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to an Body-Boarder in difficulty, Caswell Bay. Casualty was brought ashore by Surfers. Casualty assisted by CG Helicopter R187 paramedic and Coastguard Officer. Beach then cleared by Coastguard Officers for R187 to recover Paramedic. Mumbles ALB attended. Search - Inv - surfer
12328/11/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of a collapsed person on the beach near the 360 Watersports centre. On arrival, casualty had been brought to the ambulance and was being treated by paramedics.   Search - Person Medivac
12404/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:34 to reports of a person in the water near the Swansea Yacht & Sub Aqua Club. An elderly male had fallen in but was safely out of the water on arrival. Casualty checked by paramedics. All units stood down. Police and Fire Service attended. Port Talbot CG stood down before leaving station. Search - Person in Water
12505/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 03:09 following reports of a person walking into the sea off the Civic Centre. All units stood down en route, the person had been assisted by a passer-by. Police attended. Search - Person in Water
12606/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the West Pier to search for a vessel in distress. On arrival, vessel located against the West Pier, having lost all drive. Mumbles ALB towed the vessel to the Outer Pontoon. Coastguard Officers interviewed the vessels' crew, all safe and well.  Search - Boat distress
12710/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a missing person. All units stood down prior to leaving station, person had been found by Police safe & well. Search - Person missing
12820/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a missing person last seen near Parc Tawe. Search carried out along both River Banks and River Tawe Pontoons in conjunction with Police and Fire Service, nothing found.  Search - Person missing
12921/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard assisted Police with a daylight search of the River Tawe, following on from previous day's searches. Assisted by Port Talbot & Loughor Coastguard Teams. Search - Person missing
13021/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier after completing previous incident to investigate reports of an object seen floating near the Pier. Object identified as a mooring buoy used by the Lifeboat Station. Search - Inv - object
13123/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the River Tawe following reports of an object floating in the river. Object identified as a wooden log. All units stood down. Search - Inv - object
13231/12/15 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a Medivac at Caswell Bay. A person had sustained wrist injuries following a fall and was assisted off the beach by Coastguard Officers to the ambulance. Casualty taken to hospital.  Search - Person Medivac

 

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Callouts - 2016

 

EntryDATE DESCRIPTION Category
102/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell Bay to investigate reports of an object in the water. Object spotted on Webcam. Carried out search of the beach and cliffs along with Police, nothing found. Search - Inv - object
208/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Police with the recovery of a body from the River Tawe.  Search - Body recovery
308/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:05 to assist Police with the search of a person believed to be on Swansea Beach. Area searched between 360 Watersports Centre and Sketty, nothing found. Casualty returned home but taken to hospital.  Search - Person missing
414/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 04:49 to search for a despondent male, thought to be near Swansea foreshore. Area searched between 360 Watersports Centre and Norton, nothing found. Casualty located by Police inland. All units stood down. Loughor & Port Talbot CG Units alerted but not required. Search - Inv - suicide
517/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted @ 16:10 to an injured person in Clyne Valley. Located Casualty and assisted CG Helo R187 to evacuate the casualty, winching through the trees. HLS set up at King George 5th playing fields to transfer Casualty to Land Ambulance for onward travel to Morriston due to poor flying conditions.   Search - Person Medivac
626/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted @ 21:38 to reports of irregular flashing lights on the Outer Island. Met First Informant and identified the flashing light as the SWIGG Buoy in Swansea Bay. Flashing was irregular due to the rough sea conditions.  Search - Inv - other
727/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to 2 Windsurfers in difficulty off Swansea foreshore. Mumbles ILB & ALB Launched Search - Inv - windsurfer
830/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a boat in difficulty off Knab Rock. Search - Boat distress
931/01/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 02:15 to reports of a person in the water near the Sainsbury's Store, River Tawe. Casualty recovered from the river by Fire Service boat and taken to hospital. Search - Person in Water
1015/02/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 04:14 to reports of Red Flares seen in Swansea Bay. Met Informants and searched area. Located spent flare casing on the beach with fresh footprints. Mumbles ALB assisted search.   Search - Boat distress
1115/02/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 19:26 following reports of 7 Red Flares seen from Limeslade Bay, but thought to be close to North Devon Coast. Monitored area were Pan-Pan Broadcasts made with no results. All shipping in area checked, nothing seen. Search - Boat distress
1216/02/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 03:28 to assist Port Talbot CG with a despondent person on Briton Ferry Bridge. Stood down shortly after alert, enough personnel on scene. Search - Inv - suicide
1321/02/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Civic Centre following reports of a distressed person near the water's edge. Weather poor, sea rough. Searched area assisted by Mumbles ILB, nothing found. CCTV identified person as leaving area as call was being raised. Search - Inv - suicide
1428/02/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in the water in Swansea Marina. All units stood down prior to leaving station, Casualty in Police custody. Search - Person in Water
1501/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted this evening to reports of persons cut off near Whiteshell Point, Caswell. Met First Informant and proceeded to location of lights. Search Team located two fishermen in that location, both safe & well and fishing overnight.  Search - Inv - cut-off
1604/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell Bay to evacuate an injured person off the beach. The Casualty had fallen and suffered arm/shoulder injuries. Air Ambulance crew attended. Search - Person Medivac
1705/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard requested to set up a HLS near Oystermouth Square for the Air Ambulance. HLS set up and manned whilst Ambulance crews dealt with an injured person nearby. Search - Person Medivac
1815/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the River Tawe, Morfa, to search for a person in the water. On arrival, 2 casualties safely ashore and with Police/Ambulance Crews.  Search - Person in Water
1922/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged to attend River Tawe to assist with a person threatening to jump into the river. Police persuaded the person to return to safety. Search - Inv - suicide
2022/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier to investigate reports of persons cut-off on the Middle Island. Mumbles ILB launched and searched island, but no-one found. Coastguard Officers met the First Informant and with further information concluded the persons had walked safely ashore before the tide came in. Search - Inv - cut-off
2125/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard attended Mumbles Pier following reports of 4 persons cut-off by the tide. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the 4 ashore, details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2225/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a broken down vessel off Mumbles during previous incident. Mumbles ILB despatched and located the vessel in the middle of Swansea Bay. Vessel towed to Swansea Marina. Search - Boat distress
2325/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard also alerted to multiple persons on the Middle Island in danger of being cut off. Coastguard Officers went out to the island and cleared the island before the tide came in. Search - Inv - cut-off
2428/03/16 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to persons cut off on the Middle Island, Mumbles. On arrival, nothing found. Met First Informant and further information obtained. Additional searches carried out, all clear. FAWGI. Search - Inv - cut-off
2507/04/16 Mumbles Coastguard were paged following reports of persons cut off on the Middle island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the two persons safely ashore. Coastguard Officers interviewed the two persons and suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
2608/04/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Rhossili to assist the Rhossili Coastguard Team with a Cliff rescue at Broughton. Horton & Port Eynon ILB also attended. Cliff - Animal
2712/04/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged to assist Police with a person threatening to jump into the River Tawe near the Supermarket. Police persuaded the person to return to safety. Search - Inv - suicide
2822/04/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Whiteshell Point following reports of a boat aground. Vessel located and Mumbles Lifeboat stood by as incoming tide refloated the vessel. Vessel towed back to Swansea Marina where the vessel was met by Coastguard Officers. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
2923/04/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of four persons cut off by the incoming tide. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the four persons ashore. Coastguard Officers met the four and gave suitable advice. Search - Inv - cut-off
3005/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Police with a body recovery from Pobbles. Body located on the clifftop west of Westcliff. Body placed in stretcher and transported back to Southgate Car Park to meet Coroner's vehicle. Search - Body recovery
3104/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 01:37 to investigate reports of shouting/lights on the foreshore opposite the University. Area searched assisted by Port Talbot Coastguard and Police units. False Alarm. Search - Inv - other
3205/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Derwen Fawr to identify and collect an object retrieved from the beach by the First Informant. Details passed to CGOC Milford Haven. Search - Inv - object
3307/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the Langland area following reports of persons cut-off by the tide. A passing dingy brought the persons safely ashore where they were met by RNLI Lifeguards. Search - Inv - cut-off
3409/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to an object seen floating off Limeslade Bay. Object located off Tutt Head and Mumbles ILB launched to recover it. Object identified as a Sleeping Bag. Search - Inv - object
3510/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to the Crymlyn area of Swansea Bay to search for a missing person., following a request from South Wales Police. Area searched assisted by Port Talbot and Loughor Coastguard Units, nothing found. Police located the missing person safe & well in the City Centre. Search - Person missing
3613/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted by South Wales Police to clothing left on the promenade near Sketty Lane. Area searched between Sketty Lane and Norton, nothing found. Casualty located by Police units safe & well. Search - Person in Water
3721/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 03:13 to reports of a person having fallen into the River Tawe. On arrival, casualty safely in the Ambulance before being taken to Hospital. Casualty had slipped off a Pontoon.   Search - Person in Water
3828/05/16 Mumbles and Rhossili Coastguard teams sent to rescue a person stuck on the cliff between Langland and Caswell. The person had become stuck trying to rescue his dog. Cliff - Person
3929/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a vessel that had broken down off Caswell. Vessel kept under observation as it was being assisted by another vessel. The Casualty Vessel made its own way back to Swansea Marina. Mumbles ALB tasked but stood down. Search - Boat distress
4029/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard carried out a search for a despondent person in the Swansea bay area following report from Police. Casualty located safely at home. All search units stood down. Search - Boat distress
4130/05/16 Mumbles Coastguard diverted from Patrol to investigate reports of paddle boarders in difficulty off Pwll Du. Paddle Boarders located and monitored until Mumbles ILB arrived on scene. Paddle Boarders not in difficulty - False Alarm. Search - Inv - canoe
4201/06/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to persons in difficulty off Sketty Lane. On arrival, First Informant had confirmed all persons out of the water. Mumbles ILB carried out a shoreline search from Sketty Lane and West Cross. Coastguard Officers located the swimmers at Blackpill Lido, safe & well and heading home. False Alarm. Search - Person in Water
4303/06/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Police with a search for a missing child in the Aberavon area. All Mumbles units stood down whilst en-route, child had been found. Search - Person missing
4404/06/16 Mumbles & Oxwich Coastguard units alerted to an injured person at Three Cliffs. RNLI Lifeguards in attendance. Casualty evacuated by Coastguard Rescue Helicopter due to the location. Casualty had suffered a broken left arm. Search - Person Medivac
4504/06/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of an intoxicated person requiring evacuation from the West Pier. Loughor Coastguard also proceeding. All units stood down en-route, casualty safely in the Care of the Ambulance Paramedics. Search - Person Medivac
4605/06/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a broken down vessel, last reported off Mumbles Lighthouse. Area searched between Mumbles and Caswell assisted by Mumbles ILB. Vessel found off Caswell and towed back to Knab Rock. Details taken and suitable advice given. Search - Boat distress
4709/06/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a boat aground near the Eastern Breakwater. Vessel located, Mumbles ILB launched and spoke to the occupant. Person happy to remain on board until incoming tide refloats the vessel. Mumbles ALB will standby during refloat. Search - Boat distress
4802/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted during Wales National Airshow, to possible cut-off near Blackpill. Coastguard Officers despatched and informed the Airshow crowds at Blackpill of the incoming tides. Search - Inv - cut-off
4902/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted during Wales National Airshow, to a small child that had been found wandering on the beach at the end of the Airshow. Search carried out for Parents and child reunited with Parents. Search - Person missing
5003/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted during the Wales National Airshow to persons cut off on the Middle Island. Coastguard Officers proceeded and Mumbles lifeboat's "Y" boat was launched and brought the two persons ashore where they were met by the Coastguard Officers. Suitable Advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
5110/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Limeslade following reports of a person in difficulty in the water. Casualty had been assisted out of the water by a bystander, and made own way home. Coastguard Officers proceeded to Casualty's address and ensured no medical attention required. Search - Person in Water
5214/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 00:33 to reports of a person having jumped off the Sailbridge in the River Tawe. Casualty brought up onto SYSAC Pontoon and assisted to Ambulance for assessment and then taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person in Water
5318/07/16 Mumbles & Oxwich Coastguard alerted to report of a swimmer missing in Langland Bay in thick fog. Area searched between Rotherslade & Caswell, Casualty located by Mumbles ILB off Whiteshell Point. Casualty happy to swim back to shore and met by Coastguard officers. Suitable Advice given and details taken. Search - Person in Water
5418/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard diverted to a Medivac in Swansea Bay. A person had become ill on board a small boat but had no crew to assist. Mumbles ALB relaunched and towed the vessel to Swansea Marina where the Casualty was taken off and taken to the Ambulance by Coastguard Officers and Paramedic to be assessed/treated. Search - Person Medivac
5519/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Aberavon to assist Port Talbot CG with a search for a missing person. All units stood down en-route, casualty had been found safe & well. Search - Person missing
5622/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to search for a despondent person in the Three Cliff bay area. Oxwich CG and Police also on scene. Police located person in Pennard. All units stood down. Search - Inv - suicide
5722/07/16 Mumbles and Oxwich Coastguard despatched to search for an overdue yacht, between Oxwich and Swansea marina. Search teams deployed and vessel located at Oxwich. Crew located in Oxwich Bay Hotel, safe & well. Mumbles Coastguard officers proceeded to the Marina to meet First Informant. Search - Boat overdue
5823/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to assist Port Talbot CG with a search following a Red Flare sighting.  Search - Boat distress
5923/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Mumbles Pier following reports of 3 persons cut-off on the Lighthouse Island. Mumbles ILB launched and brought the 3 persons ashore, safe & well. Coastguard Officers interviewed  the casualties, suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6023/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard requested to backup up Rhossili Coastguard with a cliff faller at Rhossili Bay. A second person had entered the water to rescue the faller. Both casualties picked up by Horton ILB. Coastguard Helicopter conveyed both persons to Morriston Hospital. Police, Fire and Ambulance all attended.  Cliff - Person
6127/07/16 Mumbles coastguard alerted to a person in the water behind Sainsbury's Store, River Tawe. On arrival, casualty had been assisted out of the water by a Member of the Public. Both persons being checked by Ambulance Paramedics before being taken to Morriston. Loughor CG, Police, Fire and Ambulance Service on scene. Search - Person in Water
6228/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:51 to reports of a person threatening to jump into the River Tawe. On arrival, search teams deployed and commenced search of River with Fire Service, Fire Service boats, Police and HART Paramedics. Search teams recalled, person had been found in the City Centre. Loughor CG assisted. Search - Inv - suicide
6329/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to possible cut-offs on the Middle Island. On arrival, causway still dry but beginning to close. Coastguard Officers alerted  all persons on the island and everyone walked ashore before the tide covered the causeway. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6431/07/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted, whilst on patrol at The Mumbles RNLI Raft Race 2016, to a person who had fallen off their bike along the promenade and needed evacuation to hospital. Coastguard Officers attended and assisted the St. John's Ambulance responders. casualty taken to hospital with possible head injuries. Search - Person Medivac
6501/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged just after midnight to attend Pwll Du Bay and rescue 21 Students who had been badly affected by flooding in the bay. Camping equipment had been washed away by the floods. All 21 recovered by Coastguard Officers and taken to local sports hall where they were checked by HART Paramedics and Police. Search - Inv - cut-off
6604/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Mumbles Pier to investigate reports of a person cut off on the Middle Island. Casualty located and Mumbles ILB launched to bring this person ashore. Coastguard Officers interviewed the Casualty, suitable advice given and details taken. Search - Inv - cut-off
6705/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged @ 01:53 to a person in the water , River Tawe, Swansea. All units stood down en route, person had been brought ashore by HART Paramedics. Port Talbot CG and R187 also alerted but stood down. Search - Person in Water
6808/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard diverted off exercise to check on persons seen on the Middle Island as the tide was coming in. All persons walked safely ashore but had wet shoes. Suitable safety advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
6911/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to possible Ordnance on the beach opposite the Cenotaph, Swansea. Met First Informant and located the object which was identified as a short length of old pipe.  Search - Inv - object
7012/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured horse rider on Swansea Beach. Casualty taken off the beach by Coastguard & Ambulance Officers. RNLI Lifeguards also attended. Search - Person Medivac
7112/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured horse rider at Westcliff, Pennard. Casualty had possible leg fracture. Coastguard & Ambulance  Officers carried the Casualty back off the cliff top to the Ambulance. Search - Person Medivac
7213/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 23:15 to a report of a Red Flare seen over Caswell Bay. Area searched, nothing found. Met several groups of people, all reported Fireworks to the west of Caswell. CGOC had been informed by organisers of Fireworks.  False Alarm. Search - Boat distress
7316/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB alerted to reports of persons in difficulty in the sea off the Bay View Hotel. Swansea Lifeguards attended and confirmed all persons safely out of the water. No medical attention required. Search - Person in Water
7416/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 21:25 by Police to persons shouting for help at Bracelet. On arrival, located four teenagers who were identified as being the source of the shouting. All safe & well. Headland and Bracelet Bay searched for any other possible sources, area very busy with many people still out but all safe & well. Search - Inv - cut-off
7519/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB alerted to persons stuck in the mud off Knab Rock. On arrival, the two casualties were sat on the slipway safe & well, but wet after falling over on the sand and "Grannies Custard". No medical attention required. Mud - Person
7620/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard, Mumbles Lifeboat and Lifeguards alerted to persons in difficulty at Langland. Three casualties assisted by Lifeguards and were safely ashore on arrival. No medical attention Required. Search - Person in Water
7720/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB paged following reports of two persons cut off on the Middle Island. Both persons had waded ashore and were interviewed by Coastguard Officers. Suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
7820/08/16 Mumbles and Oxwich Coastguard teams along with Horton ILB and Mumbles ALB tasked to Three Cliffs following reports of flashing lights in the bay. Area searched and lights located by Horton ILB, found to be fishermen who were fishing at night. Both safe & well. Search - Inv - other
7923/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to two persons in difficulty in the water at Caswell Bay. Lifeguards brought the two ashore but both needed medical attention and were taken to Morriston Hospital. Coastguard Helicopter R187 tasked but stood down. Search - Person Medivac
8024/08/16 Police requested assistance with a search for a missing teenager in the Pennard area. Mumbles Coastguard , assisted by Rhossili, Oxwich and Loughor Teams searched between Caswell and Three Cliffs assisted by Horton ILB and Police Helo. Casualty located safe & well at Bracelet Bay, 5 hours after last seen. Search - Person missing
8127/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to meet a boat that was being towed in by another vessel. Boat had engine problems and no spare engine. Good Safety Equipment. Suitable advice given. Search - Boat details
8229/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB alerted to persons cut off on the Middle Island. On arrival, both persons attempted to swim ashore and were rescued by the ILB. Casualties met at Pier Beach and interviewed by Coastguard Officers, suitable advice given. Search - Inv - cut-off
8331/08/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a report of a child having fallen off Knab Rock approx 4m to the beach below. Off Duty Doctor and RNLI crew who were nearby attended. Coastguard Rescue Helicopter also arrived on scene. Casualty taken to Morriston Hospital. Search - Person Medivac
8408/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard requested to assist Police with a search of the River Tawe area for a despondent person. Search commenced assisted by Coastguard teams from Loughor & Port Talbot. Casualty located by Police, safe & well, located in another part of the City. Search - Inv - suicide
8508/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted to a person in the water, near the Ship Inn, Swansea. On arrival, a Passer-by had just jumped in and helped the person out of the water and was being cared for by Ambulance Crews. Search - Inv - suicide
8611/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard requested to search the Swansea Foreshore area opposite St. Helens for a despondent person. All units stood down prior to commencing search, Casualty had been found inland by Police units. Search - Inv - suicide
8712/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard were alerted to an object floating in the water, approx 2km offshore at Langland Bay. On arrival, located First Informant and object identified as the Mixen Buoy. Search - Inv - object
8814/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to search for the vessel SA322, seen drifting south of Mumbles Head, approx halfway between Mumbles and Ilfracombe. Enquiries at Knab Rock led to confirmation that the boat owner was safe & well and due back later. Coastguard Helicopter and Mumbles ALB also alerted. Search - Boat distress
8914/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Swansea marina to meet the vessel Snow Goose, being towed back to Swansea by Mumbles ALB. Vessel had suffered fuel problems and unable to return back to the Marina. Details taken and suitable advice given. Vessel had good LSA. Search - Boat distress
9016/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Caswell Bay to assist the Ambulance Service with the medivac of an injured person who had fallen and sustained head injuries. Casualty recovered by Coastguard Officers to the Ambulance. Search - Boat distress
9121/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard, Mumbles ILB and Ambulance responded to a capsized kayak off Limeslade. The owner had managed to swim ashore and ILB Crew confirmed the casualty was OK and didn't require evacuation by boat. Coastguard Officers assisted the owner retrieve the kayak back to the car park. Suitable safety advice given. Search - Inv - canoe
9222/09/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search the Swansea foreshore to assist Police with a search for a despondent person. Search commenced but all units stood down soon afterwards, the Police had located the Person.  Search - Inv - suicide
9302/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Three Cliffs Bay to assist Oxwich Coastguard with the medivac of an injured horse rider. Casualty evacuated by Horton ILB to Oxwich Beach and the casualty transferred to the Ambulance by Coastguard Officers. Casualty sustained ankle injuries. Search - Person Medivac
9404/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to investigate reports of a vessel aground at Village Lane Slip. Coastguard Officers kept onlookers at a safe distance until the tide dropped. Owner identified and Coastguard Officers visited the address but no answer, message left. Further enquires made with assistance from Mumbles Lifeboat Cox'n. Search - Boat distress
9505/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to check for debris from above incident. On arrival at Knab Rock, Council staff confirmed the vessel had been recovered by the owner that afternoon. Searched foreshore but no debris left behind. Vessel checked and one Fin keel missing.. Search - Boat distress
9609/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard assisted Police with a search of Swansea Foreshore following discovery of clothes near the dunes, West Pier. Area searched, owner located nearby, safe & well. Search - Person missing
9715/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB alerted to possible cut-off on the Middle Island. Area searched, nothing found. False Alarm. Search - Inv - cut-off
9815/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB alerted to a swimmer in difficulty off Rotherslade. Coastguard Officers met the First Informant and search extended to Langland. Mumbles ILB stood down prior to launch. Enquiries at Langland confirmed all persons safely out of the water. False Alarm. Search - Person in Water
9916/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Swansea Marina to recover an activated EPIRB that had been floating in the Marina. EPIRB traced to a vessel and the vessel was checked for any damage to the EPIRB Housing brackets and the vessel itself. The UK-MCC and Vessel Owners informed. Search - Inv - other
10018/10/16 Mumbles and Port Talbot Coastguard teams despatched to the beach near Jersey Marine, following a report of a person cut off by an incoming Tide. On arrival, Port Talbot Coastguard Officers located the person and directed Coastguard Rescue Helicopter R187 on to them. The helicopter lifted the person safely ashore. Police, Ambulance Service and Port Talbot Lifeboat also attended. Search - Inv - cut-off
10126/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to Knab Rock to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of a seriously ill person. Helicopter landing Site set up and manned for Helimed 57A. Search - Person Medivac
10229/10/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to the report of a vessel making poor headway between Caswell & Pwll Du. Stood down prior to leaving station as Mumbles ILB on scene and vessel safely ashore. Search - Boat distress
10314/11/16 Mumbles Coastguard paged at 23:38 to assist Ambulance Service with the medivac of an ill person near the Observatory. Casualty taken to hospital. Search - Person Medivac
10418/11/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to West Pier following reports of a surfer in difficulty off West Pier. Both Mumbles ALB and ILB launched. Surfer located safe & well. Search - Inv - surfer
10507/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to a person that had fallen on the cliff path between Limeslade & Rotherslade. Casualty able to walk on their own but assisted by Coastguard Officers to own vehicle. Casualty attending Morriston A&E as a precaution. S13A, Oxwich & Loughor Coastguard teams also attended. Search - Person Medivac
10612/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard alerted at 04:13 following reports of a missing person in the Brynmill area of Swansea Beach. All units stood down en route, Casualty had been located by Police near the 360 Watersports Centre, safe & well. Search - Person missing
10716/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard, Mumbles Lifeboats, Police, NPAS Helicopter and Fire Services along with colleagues from Port Talbot and Loughor CG alerted to a person in the water behind the Marriott Hotel. Area searched between Sketty Lane and West Pier, nothing found.  Search - Person in Water
10821/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard, Police and Mumbles Lifeboats carried out a search in the Bracelet bay area following reports of an abandoned car. Police made enquiries at the Castellamare restaurant but nobody responded. Eventually the owners turned up and they had been in the restaurant unaware of the search taking place! Search - Inv - other
10922/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to assist Police with a search for a despondent person in the Swansea Bay Area. All units stood down en-route, person had been found by Police. Search - Inv - suicide
11022/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard tasked to Bracelet Bay following a report of an object offshore. On arrival, object confirmed as a Seal. No further action required. Search - Mammal stranded
11122/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard and Mumbles ILB paged to assist Police with a person threatening to drive off Mumbles Pier. On arrival, the person had just walked into a local Police Station.  Search - Inv - suicide
11223/12/16 Mumbles Coastguard sent to search the area between Mumbles Pier and the River Tawe following a sighting of two red flares. Area searched, nothing found. Red flares were likely to be fireworks. All units stood down. Search - Boat distress

 

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