D-734 George and Muriel - 20 Jun, 2015
|Inshore Lifeboat Station||20/06/2015||20/06/2015||n/a|
|Inshore Lifeboat launched to search for missing diver.|
A call was received at 11 53 from the Coastguard and the Cromer RNLI pagers sounded at 11 58 , asking for the launch of both the Inshore Lifeboat 'George and Muriel' and the All-Weather Lifeboat 'Lester'.
The HMCG had received a call asking for help after a report had been received that a diver was missing off the Weybourne coast.
Quickly both boats launched with the inshore boat in the water by 12 05 and the larger boat at 12 10.
Both boats were quickly on scene and the search and rescue operation commenced. At 12 20 a report was received that the diver had been found safe and well on shore and both boats returned to station.
By 12 40 the inshore boat had been rehoused, cleaned down and made ready for its next call. It was followed at 12 50 by 'Lester' who was soon back at station and also made ready.