Rescue Info

  • Launch date: Sat 29 Sep 18
  • Time Launched: 13.00
  • Crew: Alex Harris
    Chris Ashman
    Pete Keating
  • Cause of Service: Machinery failure
  • Sea State: Slight
  • Wind Force: 3
  • Casualty Type: Power Pleasure Craft
  • Visibility: EXCELLENT
  • Return Date: Sat 29 Sep
  • Time returned: 13.30
  • Lifeboat: Spirit of Friendship
  • Tractor: Talus MBH
  • Tractor Crew: Dai Lloyd

Broken Down boat

Launched to local vessel with engine failure.

The lifeboat quickly located the vessel close to rocks at the south end of Tan-y-bwlch beach, with a single person on board. The lifeboat set up a town and returned the vessel to its berthing in the harbour to affect repairs.