St Davids RNLI inshore lifeboat tasked to 3 kayakers in difficulties
On Tuesday August 28 at 4.40pm St Davids RNLI inshore lifeboat with its volunteer crew, launched on service following reports of 3 kayakers in difficulties.
They were in a position near Pointz Castle and 1 of the kayaks was holed and was taking in water.
As the lifeboat was approaching the area a message was received, that all 3 kayaks were making it safely ashore at Newgale beach assisted by RNLI lifeguards.
With this information the lifeboat was stood down to return to station, arriving back at 5.50pm.
For more information please contact Jim Phillips St Davids RNLI Lifeboat Press Officer on 07791121039 -- 01437721532 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively contact Danielle Rush Regional Media Manager (Wales & the West) on 07786668829 - 01745585162 or by email: email@example.com
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, in a normal year, 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.