Staithes and Runswick RNLI respond to reports of an upturned dinghy

Lifeboats News Release

Staithes and Runswick RNLI lifeboat was called out on Sunday evening (10 July) after H.M. Coastguards reported an inflatable dinghy upside down on the rocks near Port Mulgrave.

A crew member swam ashore under the cliffs at Lingrow and established that there was no sign that anybody had been aboard.

It is thought that the dinghy had not been properly secured and had drifted away. It was picked up and taken to Staithes.

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