30th June

All weather and Inshore lifeboats launched at 0016 & 0023 to a report of a person on board a craft off Gillingham Strand with a severe arm injury. Both lifeboats on scene at 0038, two casualty care trained crew embarked by ILB and taken across to craft, after initial assessment, the person was embarked by ILB and landed ashore into the care of CG and Paramedics, the ILB then returned to the craft and embarked a second person and landed him ashore. ILB then returned to the craft and made it secure on a mooring. Both lifeboats were released and returned to station at 0137. Easterly 3.

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1139 to a report from a member of the public of a craft on its side approx. 1 mile off Minster Leas, ILB arrived in area and carried out a search of the area, nothing visual, after talking to members of the public and some kayakers in area, who had also seen nothing, the ILB was released by the UKCG and returned to station at 1233. Easterly 3.