Incident - Yachts In Difficulty
Saturday 28 July Watchkeepers observed yacht appearing to be in difficulty approaching Exe Buoy. Solent CG informed - watchkeepers asked to monitor. Yacht entered fairway and made slow progress towards the Marina. Solent CG informed that yacht was out of difficulty.
Enterprise National Championships
Exe Sailing Club will be hosting the Enterprise National Championships from 29 July to 3 August with racing taking place in Lyme Bay. Exmouth NCI will assist with safety cover by monitoring competitors transiting to and from the race area, particularly watching over any "stragglers" moving out or back without cover by their safety boats.
Tuesday 31 July
Declared Facility Status 2018
Exmouth NCI volunteers exercising with their RNLI colleagues during the recent annual Declared Facility Status (DFS) assessment. This was completed to the satisfaction of the Assessor and the Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA) enabling Exmouth NCI to continue to play an important role in the UK Search and Rescue Service for a further year.