Tenby inshore lifeboat assists when boy goes missing after going for a swim
Tenby’s RNLI inshore lifeboat was requested to launch just before 6pm on 23 August after a 9 year old boy who was staying in a caravan in Kiln Park told his parents he was going for a swim.
RNLI media contact
For more information contact Ben James, Tenby Lifeboat Press Officer on 07971463716. Alternately 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, in a normal year, 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.