Emergency services decided to evacuate the man from the beach by lifeboat and once he was able to be moved, he was placed on a stretcher and carried to the inshore lifeboat, then transferred to the much bigger all weather lifeboat
2m pounds lifeboat building and maintenance facility at its base in Poole, Dorset, for to make all weather lifeboats
in-house in the future.
The children were taken on board the all weather lifeboat
and we towed their motorcruiser with the adults aboard to Holyhead harbour.
The Tynemouth RNLI all weather lifeboat
with HM Coastguard |Rescue helicopter 'Golf Echo' during a training exercise ADRIAN DON/RNLI
An HCA spokesman added: "We offered trustees of the Blyth All Weather Lifeboat
Station a lease in September to continue the use of the lifeboat station and the mooring of a lifeboat jetty.
The River Cafe at Blyth All Weather Lifeboat
Station, which raises over PS1,000 a week to keep the lifesaving vessel afloat, has closed on the orders of the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).
The tow was then taken over by Holyhead all weather lifeboat
and volunteer crew to place the vessel on the marina.
The seas were very high so the all weather lifeboat
was launched to tow them in.
Moelfre's all weather lifeboat
was launched and headed to the scene.
Tynemouth RNLI all weather lifeboat
arrived at the scene just a minute after launching and, after the situation was assessed, two crew members took a salvage pump onto the sinking boat and began to pump her out.
08am yesterday to Humber Coastguard who immediately requested the launch of Tynemouth RNLI all weather lifeboat
and Newbiggin RNLI inshore lifeboat to go to the vessel's assistance urgently, as it was thought there was a possibility of her sinking.
Ray Steadman, from Holyhead RNLI, said: "We were close to their location in the relief all weather lifeboat
and were able to come to their assistance.