10th June

10th June

Inshore lifeboat launched at 2057 to report from UK Coastguard of a Jet Ski aground near or on Deadman’s Island in the Swale, 1 male & 1 child onboard. ILB stood down at 2101, Jet Ski arrived safely back at Kingsferry Bridge, all well onboard. ILB returned to station at 2107. SW 3

9th June

9th June

Inshore lifeboat launched at 0657 to 8 mtr German Yacht aground on Queenborough Spit, 2 persons on board. ILB swiftly on scene and secured a tow, yacht successfully towed clear and in to deeper water, yacht proceeding on it’s passage. ILB returned to station at 0740. WSW 4.

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1653 to 8 mtr Sport Cruiser experiencing engine trouble near Kingsnorth jetty, 2 persons on board. Craft located and taken under tow and secured to a mooring off Gillingham. ILB back on station and ready for service at 1845. WSW 5.

3rd June

3rd June

Inshore lifeboat crew paged at 0833 to report of sunken vessel in Hoo Marina, ILB was stood down before launching.

ILB launched at 1917 to report of Motor Cruiser broken down and drifting with 5 persons onboard, unsure of position. Casualty was located close to No 16 lightbuoy, River Medway, ILB established a tow and craft towed to the safety of Queenborough Harbour, where it was met by Sheppey CG. ILB returned to station at and ready for service at 2120. SW 3.