Early morning call for Rhyl RNLI volunteers to man in the water
Rhyl inshore RNLI lifeboat launched at 6.10am this morning (7 June) after red flares were spotted coming from a day boat approximately one mile away from the harbour.
For further information, please contact Paul Frost, Rhyl Lifeboat Press Officer on 07894 105165
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.