Seahouses Lifeboat – second call of the day

Lifeboats News Release

At 4:01pm on Saturday 2 July 2022, Seahouses inshore lifeboat was requested to launch by UK Coastguard, to assist a reported kayaker in the water and in difficulty at Beadnell Bay.

Seahouses Inshore Lifeboat RNLB Grace Darling launching on Service.

RNLI/Ian Clayton

Seahouses Inshore Lifeboat RNLB Grace Darling launching on Service.
The inshore lifeboat made best speed to Beadnell, but on arrival, the kayaker was reported to be safe by local Coastguard Rescue Teams at the scene, and no further assistance was required. The inshore lifeboat was then released and returned to station.

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