22nd January

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1847 to 17ft dayboat with 3 persons onboard disorientated in Fog in the Swale. ILB managed to establish communications with craft and with sounding of foghorn and shouting, the casualty was located to the North of Long Point, all 3 persons okay, the ILB escorted the craft back to Kingsferry launch ramp, where they were handed over to Sheppey CRT. ILB returned to station at 2048. SE 1, Dense Fog.