15th May

15th May

Sheerness RNLI inshore lifeboat launched to a 15 foot craft, with two people onboard, in difficulty off Queenborough in the River Medway
The volunteer crew of the Sheerness inshore lifeboat Buster were tasked at 1508 on Friday 15 May 2020 by the UK Coastguard to a 15 foot craft, with two people onboard, that was in trouble after suffering engine failure close to Queenborough Spit in the River Medway.
The lifeboat with a crew of three located the casualty at 1532. A tow line was attached and the craft with its occupants were safely towed to the All Tide Landing at Queenborough Harbour.
The lifeboat returned to station at 1600. Wind E F3
All Covid-19 protocols were followed by the crew before,during and after this callout.