Cardigan RNLI Crews called out to assist in search for missing person
Cardigan lifeboats were called out yesterday evening (22 January) to assist in the search for a missing person along the River Teifi in Cardigan
The Atlantic lifeboat was launched at 9:25pm to assist in the search.
Both lifeboats were stood down at 10:15pm when the person was found safe and well.
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.