Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2015

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12 August 2015. The August edition of Dart D'Tales has been distributed. If you have not received the copy you were expecting and / or would like to receive the monthly email updates  giving the latest Operational news and details of forthcoming events, please contact John Fenton using the "Contact us" tab on this web site. Dart D'Tales can also be viewed by clicking the link on this Home page.

Latest News

Date: Mon 9 Nov 2015

November 2015 update

Photographer: Andy Kyle

Retrieving the semi-submerged dory off Newfoundland Cove..

Latest Launch

Date: Sun 8 Nov 2015

Yacht at anchor, aground and tilting

Location: Near Vipers Quay, River Dart

As the RNL crew were assembling for Dartmouth's Remembrance Day Parade the Solent Coastguard tasked the inshore lifeboat to investigate a 42ft.sloop aground and tilting on the falling tide.There were no people on board the yacht and she was displaying an anchor ball.The lifeboat crew assumed that she had been blown from deeper water by the recent 50 Knot winds.There appeared to be no damage to the hull and no ingress of water.

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The Weather in Dartmouth:
Saturday - 19:00 GMT: Heavy Rain Shower, 9°C (48°F)

Temperature: 9°C (48°F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 28mph, Humidity: 94%, Pressure: 1011mb, Falling, Visibility: Poor


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