No. 282
Title: Provided support to Coastguard and Police
Date: Sat 1st Apr 2017
Location: South Embankment. Dartmouth Harbour

Launch Statistics

Time ...
of launch request: 2:05pm
to launch: -
from alert to incident: -
spent at incident: -
to recovery: 43 mins
back on service: 3:10pm
Conditions ...
Wind: South West, 7-12 knots
Sea State: River calm

The lifeboat crew were already afloat on a proactive patrol when they were tasked by Solent Coastguard to provide cover for the local coastguard team who were talking down two youths who were threatening to jump in the river. The Police arrived and the situation was resolved.
Lifeboat crew. Richard Eggleton, helmsman. Haydn Glanvill and Crispin Brabner crew.
Launch crew. Chris Tracey, tractor driver. Will Davis crew.

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