Seahouses RNLI Lifeboat Station, Seafield Road, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7SH. Tel: 01665 720370

Seahouses RNLI Lifeboat Station

News Release 23/2019

DISTRESSED PERSON ON HARKESS ROCKS AY BAMBURGH


Seahouses RNLI Inshore Lifeboat was requested to launch by UK Coastguard at 16.44hr on Thursday 22 August 2019, to go to the Harkess Rocks at Bamburgh, where there was concern for a distressed person.


The Inshore Lifeboat was taken to the slipway and was about to be launched, when it was cancelled by the Coastguard. The police were on scene and the distressed person was no longer in any danger. The Inshore lifeboat then returned to station.


The RNLI have no further information about the casualty.