Angle-lifeboat-alerted-to-kayak-in-difficulty

Byline: RNLI Angle’s all weather lifeboat was alerted on Sunday (August 30), following a report that a kayak, with 2 people on board, was facing difficulties in Jack Sound, near Martin’s Haven.
Page Content: The Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason was launched at 2.36pm and, while proceeding at best speed, it was confirmed that the kayak had made it through the sound and was heading for Martin’s Haven.

When the lifeboat arrived at Martin’s Haven, it was found that the casualties had made it ashore safe and well and were in the care of Coastguard rescue officers.

With no more assistance required, the lifeboat was released to return to her station, where she was rehoused at 3.50pm.

Note to editors

The pictures show RNLI Angle’s all weather Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason and the lifeboat view of the scene at Martin’s Haven.
Photos: RNLI Angle.

RNLI media contacts

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

Byline: RNLI Angle’s all weather lifeboat was alerted on Sunday (August 30), following a report that a kayak, with 2 people on board, was facing difficulties in Jack Sound, near Martin’s Haven.
Page Content: The Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason was launched at 2.36pm and, while proceeding at best speed, it was confirmed that the kayak had made it through the sound and was heading for Martin’s Haven.

When the lifeboat arrived at Martin’s Haven, it was found that the casualties had made it ashore safe and well and were in the care of Coastguard rescue officers.

With no more assistance required, the lifeboat was released to return to her station, where she was rehoused at 3.50pm.

Note to editors

The pictures show RNLI Angle’s all weather Tamar class lifeboat Mark Mason and the lifeboat view of the scene at Martin’s Haven.
Photos: RNLI Angle.

RNLI media contacts

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