Monday, 6 July 2020
HM Coastguard alerted to yachtmen in difficulty after EPIRB beacon alert
Today we are celebrating volunteers as part of Maritime Safety Week and this successful search and rescue operation reminds us how im...
Sunday, 5 July 2020
Long-serving HM Coastguard volunteer thanks NHS after recovering from Coronavirus
Long-serving HM Coastguard Shoreham volunteer Andy Hall has paid tribute to the NHS on their 72nd anniversary after recently recovering from...
Friday, 3 July 2020
BBC Shipping Forecast times to be phased back to normal
From Monday 6 July the BBC’s broadcasts of the UK Maritime Weather Service, including the Shipping Forecast, will begin to be phased back t...
Technical rope rescue at Arbroath Cliffs
At 8.23pm yesterday (July 2), HM Coastguard received a call about a person who had fallen a short distance near the base of Arbroath Cliff...
Monday, 29 June 2020
Search At Portland Bill
At 4.50pm, HM Coastguard responded to reports of a person in the water at Portland Bill. Wyke and Portland Coastguard Rescue Teams attend...
Use your jet ski safely at the coast this summer
HM Coastguard is warning people of the dangers of jet skis, personal watercraft (PWC) and motorised recreational craft after a spate ...
Sunday, 28 June 2020
Enjoy activities at the coast but please check conditions and tide times
HM Coastguard has dealt with a number of incidents this weekend involving paddle boarders, kite surfers, kayakers and windsurfers. These i...
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