Alderney RNLI lifeboat crew assist with medevac transfer of pregnant woman

Lifeboats News Release

The Alderney RNLI all weather lifeboat, Roy Barker I was launched this morning (Tuesday 21 February) at 10.30 to assist with the urgent medevac transfer of two patients to Guernsey, who were unable to fly due to thick fog in Alderney.

Alderney RNLI Lifeboat at sea

RNLI/Jo Parmentier

Alderney RNLI Lifeboat at sea
Both patients, one being a heavily pregnant woman, were accompanied by five volunteer lifeboat crew to Guernsey Harbour where they were transferred to ambulances that were waiting their arrival.

The Roy Barker I arrived at St Peter Port Harbour in Guernsey at midday and arrived back in Alderney by 1:45pm

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