RNLI Peterhead respond to Mayday

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The RNLI Peterhead crew were requested to launch yesterday afternoon to respond to mayday call from a motor cruiser off Rattray Head.

The Misses Robertson of Kintail set-off with its colunteer crew at 2:14pm on Saturday, October 31, to escort the four-manned, 33 feet Mickey Vee back to the Peterhead marina.

The Mickey Vee’s crew had encountered poor conditions and a heavy swell.

The lifeboat stood down and returned to its berth at 2:55pm.

Contact the Peterhead lifeboat station on 01779 473 331, if you’re interested in helping them raise funds or joining the lifeboat crew.