Donaghadee Lifeboat

Volunteers respond to drama on the coast

The Lifeboat was launched shortly after 9.00pm after a request from the Coastguard. A vulnerable adult was reported to be in danger of entering the water at Warren Road close to Donaghadee Golf Club. The crew of the Saxon made full speed to the scene and readied the smaller XP craft which is designed for use in shallow water. However the Lifeboat and crew was stood down and returned to station after it was confirmed the person was safely in the care of the emergency services.