14th July

14th July

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1203 to report of a body in the water near Thunderbolt Pier, Chatham Dockyard. On route to scene, the ILB was stood down at 1215 by UKCG, report confirmed that body was in a dock at Chatham Historic Dockyard and rescue units on scene. ILB returned to station at 1232. Easterly 2/3.

6th July

6th July

Inshore lifeboat launched at 2347 to several reports of a Red Flare sighted over Bartlett/Rainham creek area, ILB carried out a search into creeks where the tide would allow, nothing seen. ILB stood down at 0020. ILB back on station at 0050. Estly 2.

5th July

5th July

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1740 to report of vulnerable male missing between Barton’s Point and Eastchurch. ILB carried out shoreline search along with CG units and Police, nothing found, all SAR units stood down at 1817, person found safe and well at home. ILB returned to station at 1833. Variable 2.

2nd July

2nd July

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1143 to Jet Skier broken down in Swale near Elmley. Casualty located by ILB in East Swale near No 2 channel marker. Person okay, ILB took casualty in tow for Kingsferry Bridge launch site, where he was safely landed at 1250 into the care of Sheppey Cg. ILB returned to station at 1306. Easterly 4/5.