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

Callout 809

Callout 809

Lifeboats tasked by Belfast Coastguard at 17:11 am to a report of a broken down motorboat south east of Rams Island drifting towards Sandy Bay.

Crews quickly responded & the casualty was swiftly located. 

LNR secured a tow-line to the casualty vessel & commenced a long tow.

Afterwards crews returned to their stations & prepared the lifeboats for their next tasking.