Rescues during 2020

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. Maps are for information only and should not be relied upon.


Launch Time
Boat Details
11 & 12 03:08 21 Mar 2020 B858 & D786 Search for person in the sea at Redcar.
9 & 10 13:01 07 Mar 2020 B858 & D786 Report of person cut off by the tide at Satlburn. False alarm.
8 11:43 25  Feb 2020 B858 Incident on River Tees. Stood down en route.
6 & 7 13:09 23 Feb 2020 B858 & D786 Two people cut off by the tide at Saltburn. Rescued and returned to safety at Saltburn.
4 & 5 00:59 19 Feb 2020 B858 & D786 Search for possible missing people off Redcar. Found safe ashore. Lifeboats stood down.
11:00 06 Feb 2020 Crew assisted with stranded white-nosed dolphin on beach at Redcar.
3 17:26 02 Feb 2020 B858 Search for possible missing people in the area of Huntcliff, Saltburn. Nothing found after search. Lifeboat stood down.
1 & 2 14:00 07 Jan 2020 B858 & D786 Both lifeboats launched to search for a dog reported missing at Huntcliff. Sadly found deceased at the base of the cliffs. Brought back to Redcar and placed into the care of its owner.