The Beaumaris lifeboat launched to yacht with rope tangled around her propeller.

Lifeboats News Release

The U .K Coastguard requested the volunteer crew of the Beaumaris Lifeboat to launch at 2.41 pm on Thursday 6 July 2017 to assist a yacht located between Beaumaris Pier and Gallows Point.

The Annette Mary Liddington

RNLI/Will Roberts

Beaumaris Inshore Lifeboat being launched

The Beaumaris Inshore Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Annette Mary Liddington with her volunteer crew launched at 2.47 pm. and proceeded to the vessel.

After transferring the crew of the boat including a dog to the shore at Beaumaris Pier the lifeboat crew then moved the vessel to a safe mooring near Gallows Point.

The lifeboat returned to her station at 3.27 pm being refuelled and made ready for her next service by 3.59 pm

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