1.13 hours at sea, 2 people were helped


Following multiple 999 calls, the lifeboat was tasked to rescue two casualties on a paddle board drifting east from Portobello.
The two were quickly located off Joppa and taken into the lifeboat and returned to Portobello beach.

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Lifeboat Crew Involved

Helmsman:M Chalmers
Crewmember:N Chalmers
Crewmember:P Stather
Crewmember:S Hall
Tractor Driver:S Glen
Shore Helper:R Douglas