Two people rescued by Newbiggin RNLI

Volunteers from Newbiggin RNLI were called out on bank holiday Monday after a small boat with two people on board got into difficulties off the coast near Sandy Bay Caravan Park.

Tuesday, 27th August 2019, 09:41 am
Updated Tuesday, 27th August 2019, 15:51 pm
Newbiggin RNLI brings the stricken boat and two people who were on board back to shore.

Newbiggin's Atlantic 85 B class lifeboat 'Richard Wake Burdon' found two people in the water at the north end of Sandy Bay along with a partially submerged vessel.

The crew recovered the two from the sea, checked them over and brought the vessel back to Newbiggin Bay.