Date – Sunday June 17th 2012
Launch Time – 23:56
Incident – Humber Coastguard requested the launch of Blyth Lifeboat following reports from the police of a person in distress on the West Pier, Port of Blyth. Whilst launching the lifeboat the crew were stood down by Humber Coastguaard as the police had managed to take the person to a point of safety.
The lifeboat was rehoused and ready for service again shortly after midnight.