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

Callout 830

Callout 830

Lifeboats tasked at 11:49am by Belfast Coastguard to reports of a vessel sending an emergency AIS alert.

Lifeboats conducted a search of the identified signal area in thick fog but nothing was found.

On further investigation by Belfast Coastguard it was established to be a temporary weather station located in the Antrim bay.

Lifeboats returned to station ready for our next tasking.