Criccieth Lifeboat launches to broken-down speedboat
At 4.20pm on Thursday the 25th of July, 2019 volunteer Crewmembers from Criccieth's RNLI Lifeboat Station Launched following a report of a broken-down vessel near Black Rock Sands.
Once a tow had been established between the Lifeboat and the 22ft speedboat, it was towed back towards Pwllheli. Near Penychain point, the tow was handed over to Pwllheli Lifeboat Station’s inshore rescue boat.
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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.