30th March

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1050 to 20ft open motorboat with 4 persons onboard, aground on Isle of Grain foreshore with a broken rudder. ILB arrived on scene at 1055, craft taken under tow for Queenborough Harbour, where it was secured at 1124, after passing safety advice, ILB returned to station at 1140. NE 3.