Within 10 minutes of our arrival the Rhossili team found the two casualties, around 500 metres from the old coastguard
station," he said.
20pm a Coastguard
rescue helicopter from Humberside airport was also tasked to join the lifeboat and arrived just after 11pm.
officer on scene asked for the RNLI inshore lifeboat to stand by nearby.
Mr Hayton said: "We are delighted to have the Coastguard
team on board.
were called to the causeway that leads to the island of Lindisfarne on Sunday morning.
A Maritime and Coastguard
Agency spokeswoman said: "An extensive search coordinated by the UK Coastguard
is being carried out off the west of Scotland after an aircraft was reported as being overdue at around 2.
area commander Pete Summers said: "We are very concerned for the safety of this man.
Command has also lined up an awareness programme targeting school students from all levels, including lectures in particular.
From 6th March 2015, Milford Haven CGOC and the new national network will start to take on operations from Swansea Coastguard
They discussed several issues concerning the implementation of the networking second phase of the Coastguard
But when a coastguard
team got to the area off Tudweiliog they found the vessel was not in difficulties and the lifeboat was stood down.
MANAMA: The Coastguard
yesterday rescued two Bahraini youngsters, aged around 16 years, who were carried away by waves as they were swimming with 16 other children near their base in Muharraq, reports MANDEEP SINGH.