48652

Date of Incident: 
14/01/2024
Station: 
NCI Fleetwood
Incident Summary: 
NCI observed 2 bait diggers in estuary on flooding tide. HMCG informed. NI requested to monitor. ILB, on exercise in area, asked to look for casualties. Nothing found in poor visibility. NFA
RNLI: 
Yes
Initiated: 
NCI
MCA: 
Yes
MCA No.: 
501219
Casualty Type: 
Person(s) - Walking / Running
Cause of Incident: 
Person(s) Cut off by Tide

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Currently almost 60 National Coastwatch stations are operational and manned by over 2600 volunteer watchkeepers around the British Isles from Fleetwood in the North West, through Wales, to the South and East of England to Filey in North Yorkshire. 

National Coastwatch watchkeepers provide the eyes and ears along the coast, monitoring radio channels and providing a listening watch in poor visibility. They are trained to deal with emergencies offering a variety of skills and experience, and full training by the National Coastwatch ensures that high standards are met.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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