Early call for relief lifeboat

The relief lifeboat “Daniel L Gibson” arrived in Guernsey yesterday and within 90 mins was called out for a medivac from Herm.

7th June 2014

1900 A call was received from St John`s Ambulance and Rescue Centre requesting the use of the Lifeboat to carry-out a Medivac for a casualty from Herm
1902 The relief lifeboat “Daniel L Gibson” was tasked to Herm to carry out the service.
1922 Lifeboat pier-heads, proceeding to Herm
1930 Lifeboat arrives in Herm — awaiting the casualty.
2032 Casualty onboard. Lifeboat returning to St Peter Port.
2041 Lifeboat back in St Peter Port. Casualty being transferred to Princess Elizabeth II Hospital.

Relief lifeboat Daniel L Gibson arriving in Guernsey from Poole - photo by Tony Rive

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