St Davids RNLI lifeboat launched to assist a yacht

Lifeboats News Release

On Monday March (19) at 7.02pm St Davids RNLI all-weather lifeboat Norah Wortley and her volunteer crew launched on service to a 35ft yacht.


Lyndon Lomax

St Davids RNLI Tamar Launching

The yacht which had 2 persons onboard was in a position approximately 4 nautical miles south west of Ramsey Island, and had suffered a fouled propeller and steering problems.

Once alongside the lifeboat crew secured a towline to the vessel and commenced to take it under tow to Dale.

After arriving at Dale and securing the yacht to a safe anchorage the lifeboat returned to station arriving back at 1am.


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For more information please contact Jim Phillips St Davids RNLI Lifeboat Volunteer Press Officer on 07791121039 -- 01437721532 or by email: or alternatively contact Danielle Rush Regional Media Manager (Wales & the West) on 07786668829 - 01745585162 or by email:


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