ALB Launches, Weymouth

Thu 16 August 18

Both boats launched to a vessel in Lulworth Cove


Time Out  2018-08-16 00:30:00

Time In  2018-08-16 03:00:00

Type  Domestic

Position  Lulworth Cove

Coxswain  Andy Sargent

Mechanic  Phil Hansford


Solent Coastguards requested Lifeboat assistance to a report received from Dorset Police of a ‘domestic’ incident on board a vessel in Lulworth Cove. oth Lifeboats launched.Both lifeboats launched.
On arrival at the Cove, it could be seen that only one vessel was at anchor.
After assessing the situation and in consultation with the ILB helm, it was decided that the ILB would close the casualty vessel to within talking distance (8-10 metres) and communicate with them.
A second person and a dog also appeared, and all on board confirmed they were happy and uninjured.
Lifeboats were released to return to station