Search for Kayaker
Stonehaven RNLI volunteer crew were called when an empty Kayak was found.
The boast was launched at 1pm on Saturday 25th June 2016 after a call from the Coastguard after an empty kayak was found by a fishing boat at Toddhead Lighthouse. The crew were asked to search form the rock foot at Toddhead Lighthouse round to Bervie Bay. The conducted and extensive search but nothing was found and the Coastguard stood them down at 3.30pm.
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.