Lifeboat launched

Peterhead Lifeboat was launched yesterday evening.
Peterhead Lifeboat was launched yesterday evening.

Peterhead Lifeboat was launched at around 5.45pm yesterday (Wednesday, October 5) to rescue a possible casualty reported as being in distress from the cliff area south of Boddam.

The Misses Robertson of Kintail and its volunteer crew, along with coastguard teams, searched the area without locating a casualty and were stood down at approximately 6.50pm.

The lifeboat returned to its berth at 7.15 pm. The sea condition was 3.0M swell and wind was SSE force 7 and visibility was good.

Peterhead Lifeboat is always interested to hear from anyone wishing to help save lives at sea by joining the fund raising team, or the crew.

If you think you have some spare time to help raise funds to save lives at sea, or you have what it takes to be amember of the lifeboat crew, then please contact us at Peterhead lifeboat station on 01779 473331