D-734 George and Muriel - 4 Apr, 2015
|Inshore Lifeboat Station||04/04/2015||04/04/2015||n/a|
|Fishing vessel CANDY, 2 people and craft brought in|
At 12 27 on Friday 4th April, the pagers sounded and the inshore lifeboat was quickly launched to assist a local fishing boat with engine failure. The fishing boat had hit problems one mile offshore, opposite the town's lighthouse.
The fishing boat Candy YH2476 with 2 crew suffering engine failure was towed ashore by the Inshore Lifeboat George and Muriel.
Once back to the inshore station the lifeboat was washed down and made ready for its next call out.
The inshore lifeboat was crewed by Jason King, Wesley Stokes and Alex Royall.
|Boat Crew:||Alex Royall, Wes Stokes|