VIDEO: Watch Rhyl's RNLI crew perform two rescues

Published date: 01 August 2014 |
Published by: Matt Jones 
Read more articles by Matt Jones  Email reporter


RHYL lifesavers have had another busy period as the warm weather continues.

The volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew were called out on Monday, July 28 at 1.50pm following a request to launch by Holyhead Coastguard.

They went to assist a broken down, 18 foot day boat that was drifting close inshore off Splash Point, Rhyl with two adults and two children onboard.
The crew took the vessel in tow and towed it back to Rhyl harbour, returning to station at 3pm.

On July 30 Rhyl beach lifeguards reported a Jetski broken down in Rhyl harbour, and drifting under the new pedestrian footbridge.

The inshore lifeboat was launched within three minutes and the crew made its way to the harbour and found the jetski with its occupant, wedged against the harbour railings.

The crew then towed the jetski back to it's launch point in the harbour.

For more news from across the region visit

Comments are closed for this story.

Comments are closed for this story.

Featured Businesses

  • A1 Ceilings
    Artex Specialist Old ceilings and walls to look as new whatever their condition FREE ESTIMATES We also make cracked & existing artex ceilings smooth again All interior plastering & coving undertaken
    More »
  • Fencing Services
    We supply and fit Concreate Post's, Bases, Vertical Board Panel. Repairs Undertaken
    View website »
  • Peter Williams Painter & Decorator
    Painter & Decorator.Paper Hanging Specialist, Special rates for O.A.P's, 3 Year Guarantee on all work,Quality Workmanship,Free Advice & Estimates.
    More »
  • Rhyl Blinds
    All blind types Made to measure Direct from local factory No agent or middleman Conservatory Solutions All work guaranteed.
    More »
View all adverts