Burnham-On-Sea's home on the Web

Burnham RNLI Home Page > Burnham RNLI Launch Archive

October 15, 2005
Burnham lifeboat called to help drifting powerboat in Bridgwater Bay

The power boat returning to shore after the incident on October 15th

Burnham-On-Sea's Atlantic 75 lifeboat was called out on Saturday October 15th after the power boat pictured above got into difficulties in Bridgwater Bay.

Members of Burnham Coastgyard watch from the town's jettyCoastguards called on the Staines Whitfield lifeboat to assist the power boat after it suffered power failure and began to drift out of the bay.

Minutes later, however, the lifeboat was recalled when another craft came to the aid of the power boat and helped it back to the town's jetty.

The lifeboat returned to its station in Pier Street without launching.

RELATED LINKS:

Burnham-On-Sea RNLI Home Page


»
BURNHAM-ON-SEA.COM

BURNHAM NEWS
This week's weather forecast
News for Burnham-On-Sea
Photo gallery
Tide times for Burnham

BURNHAM COMMUNITY
Events diary
Burnham-On-Sea library
Council & utilities
Housing associations
Doctors and dentists
Burnham Groups & Clubs
Schools in Burnham
Mother & toddler groups
Churches in Burnham
Refuse disposal points
Advice services in Burnham
More Burnham Web sites
Contact Burnham's MP
Local TV listings today

ABOUT THIS SITE
Who we are
Contact Us
Advertise on this site
Bookmark this site

 

 

 
(c) Copyright Burnham-On-Sea.com Developed by Mark Newman.