Inshore lifeboat launched to attend multi-agency incident in River Medway, no further info will be made available.
Inshore Lifeboat launched at 07:03 having been tasked by the UKCG to an incident at Rochester. The ILB was stood down at 07:05, incident resolved. ILB returned to station and was ready for service at 07:35. Wind ENE F5.
The Sheerness inshore lifeboat launched at 23:01 on Wednesday 21 July in response to a call from the UK Coastguard to assist in a multi-agency incident at Rochester. With the incident resolved all agencies were stood down at 23:41. The lifeboat was back on station and ready for further service at 00:45.
Wind ENE f 3.
Relief Inshore was tasked by the UK Coastguard to a report of a capsized Kayaker off Gillingham, the ILB launched at 20:23, arriving on scene at 20:46, nothing was sighted in the immediate area, the ILB carried out a search of the moorings downstream of the marina and along the shoreline. CG, Police and Kent Fire & Rescue searching from shoreside. With nothing untoward found, the ILB was stood down and returned to station at 22:00, ready for service at 22:27. Northerly F4.
Sheerness RNLI relief inshore lifeboat launched at 10:10 on Wednesday 7 July after being tasked by the UK Coastguard to a multi agency incident at Rochester. With the incident resolved the lifeboat was back on station and ready for service again at 11:13. Wind SSW F 5.
The volunteer crew of the Sheerness RNLI relief fleet inshore lifeboat D-809 ‘Eric Howland’ were tasked at 16:27 on Friday 2 July by the UK Coastguard in response to reports of a windsurfer deemed to be in difficulties approximately 700m off shore and 200m west of the Sheerness Catholic Church on Marine Parade.
Launching at 16:42 with a crew of 3 the lifeboat was on scene with the casualty at 16:46. No medical assistance was required and the windsurfer plus his rig were taken back to the safety of the Shingle Bank from where they had launched.
The ILB was released from the incident at 17:04, returned to station at 5.12pm and was ready for service after cleaning and re-fuelling at 17:33