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WATCH: Bird's-eye view of a rescue off Cornwall

WATCH: Bird's-eye view of a rescue off Cornwall

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 6:26am 8th September 2018. (Updated at 8:12am 8th September 2018)

Footage taken over the Cornwall coast has captured a bird's-eye view of Penlee lifeboat out on a shout.

The clip has been posted on Youtube by Tim Richardson and shared by Penlee Lifeboat on Facebook.

It was filmed in August when the crew rushed to help a small yacht. 

The clip's sky view angle shows just how the the lifeboat lines up along side the boat in trouble, secures a tow and then escorts it back to safety at the harbour. 

The short film also captures stunning footage of our coastline.

"Worth a watch - the view from above courtesy of Tim Richardson...you never know who’s watching over you."

Penlee Lifeboat

Commenting on the RNLI facebook post which shared the view, one person called the footage "stunning".

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