13th October

Inshore lifeboat launched at 0847 to yacht reported aground with sails still set on Hoo Island. ILB arrived on scene at 0909, upon investigation, found single occupant, who lives onboard, no assistance required, happy to remain onboard the craft until next H.W then make his way back to his mooring at Strood, ILB released and returned to station at 0950. SW 4/5.