28th November

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1510 to request from UKCG of a small single occupant Hovercraft in need of assistance between Ridham Dock & Kingsferry Bridge in Swale, ILB arrived on scene to find the Hovercraft aground on mud, the ILB awaited the tide to re-float the Hovercraft and then towed it back to the launch ramp at Kingsferry. Once safe ashore, the ILB was released at 1623, returning to station at 1636. NW 3/4.