Slippers found on the shore

Boats launched : Atlantic 85 and D-Class

Date : Sunday 25 March

Launched at : 09:10

Returned at : 10:10

Weather : Cold early morning with a F3 N wind.

Early on Sunday 25 March, the UK Coastguard, following a call from Hampshire Police, asked us to join the search for a 41 year old lady who was in a distressed state and last seen at 05:00.  Her slippers had been found on the shore line at Cockle Rythe. Both Lifeboats were launched and due to the ebb tide the D-Class was asked to search the creeks and inlets as long as the tide allowed. The Atlantic 85 searched the more major channels and coastguard search teams arrived to start a shore line search. After an hour the Police reported that the person had been found safe at home, so both lifeboats were released and returned to station.

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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 Tuesday, 17 July 2018
High Tide: 03:07 ( 4.80m )
Low Tide: 08:34 ( 0.70m )
High Tide: 15:49 ( 4.80m )
Low Tide: 20:59 ( 1.00m )
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