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

Callout 801

Callout 801

Lifeboats tasked by Belfast Coastguard at 10:25 am to a report of a broken down motorboat 1nm west of Rams Island with 1 person on board.

Crews quickly responded & the casualty was swiftly located. 

LNR secured a tow-line to the casualty vessel & commenced a long tow to the casualties home berth at Kinnego.

Whilst at the inner bay, crews moved the vessel to an along-side tow before the casualty was returned to his berth.

Crews returned to station & prepared the lifeboats for their next tasking