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Man overboard results in GAFIRS call out to Clarence Pier

By DPF Admin31st March 2017August 6th, 2019Area Updates, Circulars, Latest News, Southern Updates

Volunteers with the Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service (GAFIRS) were called out on 30 March, after a cabin cruiser skipper fell overboard at Clarence Pier, Portsmouth.

The only other crew member on board was struggling to recover them.

The UK Coastguard paged GAFIRS at around 1740.

On arrival, the independent lifeboat crew found that the skipper had been recovered to the boat, which was making its way into Portsmouth Harbour under the supervision of a Ministry of Defence Police launch.

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