2021

Rescues during 2021

The information on this page may not reflect the official annual rescue figures published by the RNLI.

Entries without an incident number are usually “good Samaritan services” carried out to help others in difficulty and which may not appear in the official figures.

 

 

Launch Time
Date
Boat Details
65 & 66 15:25 09 Oct 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person at Saltburn.
63 & 64 14:56 29 Sep 2021 B858 & D786 Helped evacuate person with leg injuries from Saltburn.
62 02:28 25 Sep 2021 B858 Search for missing person at Redcar.
61 19:36 19 Sep 2021 B858 Incident at Redcar. Crew stood down before launching.
60 16:09 14 Sep 2021 B858 Person in the River Tees. Rescued by others.
59 16:28 07 Sep 2021 B858 Yacht in difficulties near the Teesside Wind Farm. Towed to safety in the River Tees.
58 15:30 06 Sep 2021 B858 Search for missing person at Saltburn.
56 & 57 08:02 25 Aug 2021 B858 & D786 Recovered body at Saltburn.
54 & 55 22:56 17 Aug 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person at Redcar. Found safe ashore.
53 11:45 15 Aug 2021 B858 Broken down boat. Towed to safety at Hartlepool.
52 13:24 09 Aug 2021 B858 24ft fishing boat with 2pob broken down off Saltburn. Towed to safety at River Tees.
51 10:56 08 Aug 2021 D786 Diverted from training exercise to assist 14ft boat aground on rocks at Redcar. Successfully refloated and towed to safety at Redcar.
50 12:34 06 Aug 2021   Crew paged to help evacuate woman with broken leg from beach at Redcar.
48 & 49 14:27 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Police incident at Saltburn.
  11:00 25 Jul 2021   Crew and RNLI lifeguards assited at a RTC on the Esplanade until ambulance arrived.
47 17:29 24 Jul 2021 D786 Person in the sea at Redcar. Rescued by RNLI lifeguards.
46 20:11 23 Jul 2021 B858 Incident in River Tees. Resolved successfully.
45 16:42 22 Jul 2021 B858 Person in difficulties at Saltburn. Rescued by RNLI lifeguards.
44 15:13 22 Jul 2021 D786 Search for surfers reported in difficulties at Redcar. Nothing found.
43 14:52 22 Jul 2021 B858 Search for surfers reported in difficulties at Redcar. Nothing found.
41 & 42 11:12 19 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched after report of people cut off by the tide at Saltburn.Nothing found.
39 & 40 19:07 17 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched after report of 2 people cut off by the tide at Saltburn. No assitance required. Lifeboats returned to station.
38 17:59 17 Jul 2021 D786 Report of 3 people cut off by the tide at Redcar. No assistance required - crew stood down before launching.
36 & 37 18:22 15 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched to reports of children in the sea at Saltburn. Stood down before launching.
34 & 35 00:47 12 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched to search for missing person at Saltburn. Found safe by others.
32 & 33 22:40 11 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched to search for missing person at Redcar. Found safe ashore by others.
30 & 31 14:33 06 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched to search with Staithes Lifeboat and coastguards after report of person in the sea at Saltburn. Nothing found after area search.
28 & 29 22:10 05 Jul 2021 B858 & D786 Search for person in the sea at Redcar. Found using Thermal Imaging equipment and engaged with until arrival of coastguard team.
26 & 27 15:28 26 Jun 2021 B858 & D786 Boat with 5pob broken down at Redcar. Passengers from boat taken ashore and boat towed to South Gare for recovery.
25 19:09 22 Jun 2021 B858 Child in difficulties in the sea at Redcar. Assisted by others. Crew stood down before launching.
23 & 24 22:56 13 Jun 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person at Saltburn.
22 17:32 13 Jun 2021 B858 Bodyboarder in difficulties at Saltburn. Stood down before launching.
20 & 21 23:39 06 Jun 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person. Located ashore.
18 & 19 13:20 05 Jun 2021   Assisted RNLI lifeguards with two medical emergencies ashore.
16 & 17 01:08 30 May 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person. Located ashore and taken by lifeboat to safety.
14 & 15 12:23 29 May 2021 B858 & D786 Reports of missing swimmer near South Gare. Found safe and well.
12 & 13 00:41 18 May 2021 B858 & D786 Reports of person in the sea at Redcar. Incident resloved before launching.
11 12:53 01 May 2021 B858 Reports of surfers in difficulties at Saltburn. Cancelled before launching.
10 16:01 13 Apr 2021 D786 Report of person in difficulties in the sea at Redcar. Nothing found after brief search. False alarm with good intent.
9 22:06 09 Apr 2021 B858 Search for missing person. Found using lifeboat's thermal imaging kit and helped to safety by coastguard search team ashore.
8 21:14 03 Apr 2021 B858 Person rescued from the River Tees.
6 & 7 14:41 01 Apr 2021 B858 & D786 Search for missing person. Found safe ashore.
5 13:42 30 Mar 2021 D786 Two children cut off by the tide on rocks at Redcar. Rescued and given first aid for cuts.
4 05:50 14 Mar 2021 B858 Incident in River Tees. Lifeboat stood down shortly after arriving at the scene.
3 11:57 08 Mar 2021 B858  Surfer in difficulties at Saltburn. Surfer returned to shore unaided. Lifeboat stood down en route.
2 10:50 28 Jan 2021 D786 Concern for missing person. Stood down before launching.
1 14:53 01 Jan 2021 B895 Reports of kite surfer in difficulties near South Gare. Returned to shore unaided. Stood down just before launching.