0.75 hours at sea


During a regular exercise the lifeboat was diverted to undertake a search following sightings of red flares near Wardie Bay. A search was undertaken between Leith and Gypsy Brae, with nothing found.
It was presumed the flares were set-off on land.

Area Map



Lifeboat Crew Involved

Helmsman:S McIlravie
Crewmember:S Wallace
Crewmember:R Rutherford
Crewmember:H Wibberley
Tractor Driver:S Robinson
Shore Helper:K Chapman