Criccieth RNLI Lifeboats launch to assist with medical evacuation
At 3.30pm on Saturday the 26th of November, 2016 volunteers crew members from Criccieth's RNLI Lifeboat Station were requested to launch by UK Coastguard following report that a woman had fallen off rocks near Borth y Gest.
Once the casualty was safely aboard the air ambulance, both boats were stood down and returned to station.
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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.