13th July

Relief Inshore was tasked by the UK Coastguard to a report of a capsized Kayaker off Gillingham, the ILB launched at 20:23, arriving on scene at 20:46, nothing was sighted in the immediate area, the ILB carried out a search of the moorings downstream of the marina and along the shoreline. CG, Police and Kent Fire & Rescue searching from shoreside. With nothing untoward found, the ILB was stood down and returned to station at 22:00, ready for service at 22:27. Northerly F4.