Porthdinllaen Lifeboat

Gorsaf Bad Achub Porthdinllaen

Latest Shout

25th September 2015

The John D.Spicer was launched at 14.37 to a 36 foot motor yacht trawler, that was 9 miles North of the Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station. The ‘Dawn Seeker’, with 4 persons on board, had suffered engine failure and was subsequently towed to a position approx. 6 miles south of South Stack, where the tow was transferred on to Holyhead RNLI at 16.40. The John D.Spicer returned back to station, and was re-housed, re-fuelled and ready for service again at 18.00

 

Dydd Gwener diwethaf, Medi’r 25ain, lansiodd y John D.Spicer am 14.37 at modurfadwr bysgota, a oedd 9 milltir i’r Gogledd o orsaf bad achub Porthdinllaen. Roedd y ‘Dawn Seeker’ (gyda 4 person ar ei bwrdd) wedi torri lawr, gan fod diffyg ar y ddwy injan fodur. O’r herwydd, fe gafodd ei thowio gan fad achub Porthdinllaen, hyd at 6 milltir i’r De o Ynys Lawd, ble’r trosglwyddwyd y rhaffau drosodd i fad achub Caergybi. Dychwelodd y bad achub yn ôl i’r orsaf ym Mhorthdinllaen erbyn 18.00

Our latest tweet:

The Hetty Rampton (RNLI Porthdinllaen’s lifeboat between 1987 and 2012) was sold out of service to Montrose Port... https://t.co/q2nJQ6ZJQN
RT @Nettiesth: Porth Dinllaen #lifeboat on practice manoeuvres in #Nefyn Bay with Yr Eifl in background Oct 2015 @RNLI https://t.co/kplTfVD
RT @penleelifeboat: @RNLIJohnDSpicer your old @RNLI lifeboat Charles Henry Ashley on our slip! #RNLIfamily https://t.co/Ly6XTajY4N

 

 

 

This website is dedicated to all the brave men who have served on the Porthdinllaen Lifeboat since 1864

 

GORSAF BAD ACHUB PORTHDINLLAEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News

Prev Next

Tributes have been paid to a man who gave almost six decades…

Tributes have been paid to a man who gave almost six decades’ of dedicated service to the RNLI

Dr Gareth Hughes-Thomas’ links to Porthdinllaen RNLI lifeboat stretch back all the way to the mid-1950s. After a string of long-service awards, this year he received the highest honour bestowed...

Read more

Welsh 20-year-old's pride as she opens RNLI's new All-Weathe…

A Welsh 20-year-old lifeboat volunteer was centre stage as the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) officially opened its new All-Weather Lifeboat Centre at the charity’s headquarters in Poole, Dorset today...

Read more

Lone fisherman rescued by Porthdinllaen lifeboat

A fisherman who had ventured out of Trefor beach in a rowing boat has been rescued by Porthdinllaen RNLI lifeboat.The gentleman, who was on holiday in the area, had set...

Read more

Young Welsh volunteer to officially open new RNLI All-Weathe…

The honour of officially opening the RNLI’s new All-Weather Lifeboat Centre at the charity’s headquarters in Poole this Friday (21 August) will fall on the shoulders of the two youngest...

Read more

We have 12 guests and no members online