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 False Alarm 

Shout Number 30/2018

Date/Time: 08/07/2018 19:08 - 21:55

Called to Portobello for a False Alarm

People Assisted: 0

The lifeboat crew was tasked following reports of a male drifting on an inflatable lilo away from Portobello beach.
The inflatable was quickly located, but due to the doubt as to whether someone was on the toy, a full search was undertaken involving shore teams and the helicopter Rescue 199.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, M Brown, P Stather
Shore Crew: J Ketchin, J Wibberley