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Angle RNLI lifeboat alerted to 'person in water' report

Lifeboats News Release

Angle RNLI’s all weather lifeboat was launched on Friday (November 10), at the request of the UK Coastguard, following a report of a person in the water off Wards Pier, Milford Haven.

The photo shows Angle RNLI's all weather Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason on the Milford Haven Waterway

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Angle RNLI's all weather Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason

The Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason was launched at 11.12am, but within minutes it was confirmed that all persons involved were safe ashore.

So, with this information, the lifeboat was stood down and returned to her station, where she was rehoused at 11.35am.

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For more information please telephone Ted Goddard, RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer, Angle, on 01437 763675 or Danielle Rush, Public Relations Manager (Wales & the West) on 07786668829 or 01745585162 or by email: danielle_rush@rnli.org.uk or RNLI Public Relations on 01202336789

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