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

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.

Learn more about the RNLI

For more information please visit the RNLI website or Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. News releases, videos and photos are available on the News Centre.

Contacting the RNLI - public enquiries

Members of the public may contact the RNLI on 0300 300 9990 (UK) or 1800 991802 (Ireland) or by email.

Categories