Sailboarder rescued by his mates

Boat launched : Atlantic 85

Date : Sunday 26th August

Launched at : 11:12

Returned at : 11:23

Weather : F5 W wind and choppy.

A member of the public made a 999 call to Solent Coastguard about a windsurfer in difficulty off Beachlands Funfair and calling for help. The Atlantic 85 was afloat on training and went to assist but found that other sailboarders had gone out and brought the casualty ashore.

The lifeboat resumed it’s training exercise.

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Service Numbers 2018

Total Launches: 14
Atlantic 85: 9
D-Class: 5

Services Totals

2015 - 67
2014 -77
2013 - 86
2012 - 77

Tide Times
Tide Times & Heights for Chichester Harbour (Entrance) on Monday, 20 May 2019
Low Tide: 06:18 ( 0.70m )
High Tide: 13:26 ( 4.80m )
Low Tide: 18:38 ( 0.90m )
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