Both St Davids RNLI lifeboats tasked to search for a missing person
On Thursday August 30 at 11.20pm following a request by UK Coastguards and Dyfed Powys Police, both St Davids all-weather and inshore lifeboats launched on service to search for a 56yr old male, reported missing and there was concerns for his welfare.
The missing person’s vehicle had been found in the car park at Caerfai, also tasked to this incident were coastguard teams from St Davids and Broad Haven together with Police Officers and a Police helicopter.
Both lifeboats carried out a thorough coastal and shoreline search between Porthclais and Solva harbours.
With no one found both lifeboats were stood down to return to station rehousing at 2.53am.
I can confirm that mid-morning today Friday the missing person was found safe and well, when he returned to his vehicle where he was met by Police Officers and St Davids coastguards.
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
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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.