Port Talbot RNLI Lifeboat Tasked To 34 Foot Yacht

Lifeboats News Release

Whilst carrying out safety cover for a local clubs 'Aquathon' contest, the lifeboat was tasked at 6.45pm to assist a 34foot yacht which had steering problems.

Just about to arrive at the marina

RNLI/Mel Cooper

The Yacht In The River Neath

The yacht was just off Jersey Marine and was heading for the River Neath.When the lifeboat arrived on scene, the two people on board had managed to sort out the steering and were progressing slowly towards the river. The lifeboat then escorted the vessel back to the Monkstone marina where it was safely tied up at its berth and the lifeboat then returned to station.

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