16th July


Inshore lifeboat launched at 1628 to report of 3 Kayakers in difficulties off Minster, ILB on scene at 1638, one person had been in the water for approx 15-20 mins, suffering from the cold, 2nd Kayaker had also been in the water assisting the first. 3rd Kayaker was fine and well. ILB tooke the first two casualties onboard along with kayak and returned to station, due to tidal restraints. 3rd ILB crewmember assisted the other kayaker in paddling back to shore. ILB landed the two casualties ashore at lifeboat station, where they were checked out by paramedic. ILB ready for service at 1800. Wstly 3.