2013 Incident #1 6.1.13 1112UTC #0030

January 6, 2013

The Initial Response Team, the IRT, was tasked to reports of a landslide between the Golden Cap & St Gabriel’s. On arrival at scene, it was established that about there had been some further ‘slumping’ at high level to a fall that originally occurred in April 2011. There were no reports of anybody being near the landslide when it occurred.



2012 Incident #46 25.08.12 10580UTC #3792

August 26, 2012

The whole Coastguard team was tasked to help Dorset Police with a male despondent who had threatened to commit suicide at the Golden Cap, the highest point on the South Coast. The coastguard team, together with the coastguard helicopter and the RNLI lifeboat carried out an extensive search of the beaches and countryside between the Golden Cap and Lyme Regis. The local man was found ‘safe and well’ by the police in Lyme Regis.