Latest Shouts

Apr 9, 2017

Hoylake Lifeboat was launched for the second time on service today after a yacht with seven persons on board ran aground near the entrance to the shipping channel of the River Mersey.


Apr 9, 2017

Hoylake Lifeboat was tasked by UK Coastguard to a charter fishing vessel at the entrance to the Rock Channel. A female passenger on board the vessel had lost consciousness.

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Mar 6, 2017

Hoylake RNLI were requested to launch by UK Coastguard following reports of a person cut off by the tide in Leasowe Bay.


Feb 11, 2017

Hoylake RNLI's hovercraft was tasked by UK Coastguard to conduct a search for a missing female in Leasowe Bay.


Feb 4, 2017

Hoylake RNLI hovercraft was called out by UK Coastguard to the assistance of a person cut off by the rising tide on a sandbank off Meols on the North Wirral coast.


Nov 19, 2016

UK Coastguard requested the assistance of Hoylake Lifeboat after a fast catamaran used in the offshore windfarm industry developed engine problems near the Mersey Bar.

Watch the shout video here


Oct 31, 2016

Hoylake RNLI were called out on the night of Halloween to search for persons heard shouting for help in dense fog on the North Wirral coast. UK Coastguard requested the assistance of the hovercraft at 6.22pm after several 999 calls were made by members of the public who were concerned after hearing shouts for help from the sandbanks near the old Derby Pool site at Harrison Drive.


Oct 29, 2016

Hoylake RNLI were tasked to the assist a person trapped in mud near Talacre at the mouth of the River Dee on Saturday evening.


Oct 9, 2016

Hoylake Lifeboat was tasked to assist a 6m diving RIB with 4 persons on board that had suffered engine failure west of the Liverpool bar.


Jul 27, 2016

Hoylake RNLI Lifeboat was called out this morning to a yacht in difficulties off the Dee estuary. In a freshening wind the lifeboat was called to assist after the yachtsman became disorientated in poor weather and sea conditions.


Jul 10, 2016

Hoylake Lifeboat was tasked to assist a passenger ferry that had run aground off Eastham Locks in the River Mersey.


Jun 29, 2016

Hoylake RNLI's Shannon Class lifeboat showed just how capable she is when tasked by HM Coastguard to the assistance of a fishing vessel 38 miles north west of the lifeboat station. The Scottish-registered beam trawler Tjeerd Jacoba had suffered engine failure.

Watch the shout video here


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Service History

 
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When RNLI lifeboats are tasked to a rescue this is commonly referred to as a 'shout'.

Watch 'Shouts' on our YouTube Channel