St Davids and Little and Broad Haven RNLI respond to upturned rib
St Davids RNLI volunteers were requested to launch the Tamar class lifeboat at 10:40am Sunday morning to assist an upturned rib off Broad Haven.
Both lifeboats were stood down at 1pm after all teams were happy that the area was clear and no one was in need of assistance. St Davids RNLI lifeboat crew were back on station at 1:20pm and prepared the lifeboat ready for the next service.
RNLI media contact
For more information contact Jim Phillips, St Davids Lifeboat Press Officer on 07791 121039. Alternitavely contact Eleri Roberts, RNLI Public Relations Manager on 01745 585162 / 07771 941390 or email Eleri_Roberts@rnli.org.uk.
Key facts about the RNLI
The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates over 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.