Beaumaris Lifeboat launches to assist two jet skiers in the Menai Strait .
A crew member at Beaumaris saw people on the pier pointing to a person in the water. He contacted the U.K. Coastguard at Holyhead and in the meantime paged the lifeboat volunteers to enable the lifeboat to be launched.
The Beaumaris RNLI volunteers launched at 2.18 pm and arrived at the scene at 2.20 pm the first jet skier who was in the water had managed to swim ashore so the lifeboat assisted to re float the other Jet Ski.
Once this had been achieved and both jet skiers had been reunited with their respective craft to ensure their safety the lifeboat escorted the pair to Menai Bridge slipway so that the jet skis could be recovered from the water
The lifeboat then returned to Beaumaris by 3.35 pm being refuelled sand made ready for service by 4.05 pm.
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.