19th June

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1823 to small inflatable dinghy with outboard failure, one person on board, drifting approx half a mile off Minster. ILB on scene at 1834, person taken on board ILB and dinghy taken under tow, proceeding to the Shingle Bank. Casualty safe ashore at 1857 with Sheppey CRT.  ILB returned to station at 1913, ready for service at 1930. SW 4.