North West Wales

Rescue as catamaran capsizes off Llanfairfechan coast

Beaumaris inshore lifeboat Image copyright Will Roberts/RNLI

A person has been rescued after a catamaran capsized off the north Wales coast.

The vessel was towed back to shore following the rescue off Llanfairfechan, Conwy county at about 16:10 BST on Saturday.

Beaumaris RNLI lifeboat and the Bangor coastguard were involved in the rescue.

Just an hour earlier the crew rescued a kayaker who was trapped by the tide at Puffin Island, off Anglesey.

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