For emergencies on Lough Neagh and it’s tributary rivers call 999 and ask for the Coastguard.

Callout 667

Crews tasked @ 15:56 to the River Bann to a possible person in the water at Bannfoot.

Two lifeboats plus Swift and flood water teams from Ardboe/Kinnego along with two flood response boats tasked to the scene with shore crew also arriving by van,

Arriving on scene we met up with the Coastguard, a search of the river and around the river mouth was carried out while shore crew checked along the river banks,

However nothing was found and lifeboats where stood down and returned back to base.