Stranraer Lifeboat Assists with Search for Missing Person
Stranraer's volunteer lifeboat crew responded to their pagers at 11.08pm last night (August 16).
RNLI media contacts
William Dougan, Lifeboat Press Officer, 07759 053161, firstname.lastname@example.org
Henry Weaver, Regional Media Manager, 07771 943026, email@example.com
Gemma McDonald, Regional Media Officer, 07826900639, firstname.lastname@example.org
RNLI Press Office 01202 336789
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 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.