Georgina Taylor launched to resume search for missing person

Lifeboats News Release

Tenby’s RNLI inshore lifeboat Georgina Taylor was launched at 12.45pm on Monday 22nd June after being requested by Dyfed Powys Police to resume the search for a missing person that began the previous evening.

The volunteer crew searched the inaccessible coves, beaches and caves between Tenby’s South Beach and up as far as Monkstone Beach, while Police and Coastguard Teams searched ashore.

With the search area exhausted once again and with nothing found, the lifeboat was stood down and returned to station, arriving at 1.45pm

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