27th June

ALL weather lifeboat tasked at 1330 on leaving Gillingham marina after routine maintenance to a 30ft Cruiser putting out a ‘Pan Pan’ call after going aground and losing propulsion on Bishops Marsh opposite Kingsnorth jetty, 4 pob. ALB on scene at 1343, line passed to craft and towed clear into deeper water, casualty in tow for Gillingham marina at 1345, all well onboard, craft handed over to marina workboat and lifeboat released and returned to station at 1440. Estly 4/5.