D-734 George and Muriel - 7 May, 2016

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StationLaunchedReturnedLives Saved
Inshore Lifeboat Station07/05/201607/05/2016n/a
Inshore Lifeboat Launched at request of HM Coastguard at 17 07

A call was made to HM Coastguard at 16 50 on Saturday 7th May 2016 regarding a person in the water. A possible sighting of a person in the water off the pier had been made by a member of the public just after 16 30.
A request to launch the inshore lifeboat was made and by 17 07 it was in the water and a search was made of the area around the pier.
Nothing was found and after discussions with the police and coastguard the search was called off.
The crew and boat returned to the station at 17 30 and it was cleaned down and made ready for its next call out by 17 40.

Boat Crew:  Adrian Woods, David Syer, Mearl Brown
Shore Crew:  Chris Gill, Graeme 'G' Stallard, John Redmond, Steve Guest

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