Inshore lifeboat rescues for 2021

ID825
TitleGeorgina Taylor assists in rescue of Paddleboarder off Pendine . . .
Date2021-07-16
Time16:50:00
WindNW 12 knots
WeatherSunny
ConditionsSlight
Casualty typePaddleboarder being blown offshore
PositionPendine
DetailsTenby`s inshore lifeboat was launched at 4.50pm on Friday 16th July, after the Coastguard received a report from the RNLI beach lifeguards that a paddleboarder was being blown offshore by a strong offshore breeze at Pendine.

As they arrived on scene, the volunteer crew found that a local fishing vessel had picked up the casualty and the board and was awaiting the arrival of the lifeboat.

The paddleboarder was taken aboard the lifeboat, along with a lifeguard that had paddled out to help the casualty and then both were returned to the beach at Pendine.

The lifeboat the returned to station, arriving shortly before 6pm.
Total this year: 37
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