New Year brings new generation of crew to Abersoch RNLI

Abersoch RNLI rang in the New Year with their annual New Years Dip, it was a special morning for Senior Helmsman David ‘Fritz’ Williams as he was joined for the first time by his daughter, Enlli Williams on the Atlantic 85.

Elissa, Enlli and Fritz Williams with Enlli's partner Kyle Evans

RNLI/Danielle Rush

Elissa, Enlli and Fritz Williams with Enlli's partner Kyle Evans

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