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 False Alarm 

Shout Number 35/2010

Date/Time: 30/06/2010 18:30 - 19:00

Called to Newhaven for a False Alarm

People Assisted: 1

The lifeboat was called to a person in distress in the sea off Newhaven Harbour, Leith. A local pilot boat also attended the scene and both boats found a surfer paddling on his surfboard, not in any difficulty. Both vessels returned to their stations.

Boat Crew: K Hay, N Chalmers, B Paton, I Tulloch
Shore Crew: B Crow, G Tulloch