Llandudno RNLI crews in night search operation

Lifeboats News Release

Llandudno RNLI inshore lifeboat was called out by Holyhead Coastguard at 2:15am this morning (2 February) to assist in a search operation resulting from the discovery of items of clothing on the resort's north shore.

Llandudno RNLI inshire lifeboat

RNLI/Martin Fish

Llandudno RNLI inshore lifeboat

The lifeboat crew carried out a thorough search of the shoreline and waters of the bay whilst a number of their volunteer RNLI colleagues assisted police and Llandudno coastguards searching ashore.

Nothing was found and the RNLI personnel were stood down after just over an hour, the lifeboat returning to station shortly afterwards.

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Further information contact Alan Sharp, RNLI Llandudno Lifeboat Press Officer on 01492 543315.

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