27th May

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1320 to 8 mtr Cruiser, reported to have engine failure and drifting with two persons onboard, believed near Grain Hard buoy. ILB on scene at 1326, casualty had been taken under tow of another pleasure craft and proceeding to Gillingham Marina, after ascertaining that all was well, the ILB was released at 1343, returning to station at 1353. SW 4/5.