Busy summer for RNLI



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Great weather meant Larne RNLI volunteers had one of their busiest summers.

The lifeboat was called out 11 times, including a rescue in June when a man was lifted unconscious from the water.

Northern Ireland lifeboat calls totalled 138 in June alone – a 20 per cent increase on the previous summer. Overall in Ireland RNLI lifeboats launched 571 times in the season.