Facebook: Ryde Rescue.'s new boat being launched for the first time

A passenger feared to have fallen overboard on a Wightlink ferry has been found safe and well.

The alarm was raised in the early hours of this morning (Friday), prompting a response from Ventnor and Bembridge Coastguard teams, Ryde Inshore Rescue, HM Coastguard and police.

It’s understood the person decided not to get into a pre-booked taxi at Fishbourne Terminal, sparking concern.

He’s believed to have made his own way home.

Posting on Facebook, Ryde Rescue said:

Both boats were tasked to launch at 01:36 to report of missing person from Wightlink Ferry – MV Victoria Of Wight -…

Gepostet von Ryde Inshore Rescue am Freitag, 25. Januar 2019