30th September

Inshore lifeboat tasked at 1912 to incident at M2 Bridge, Rochester, after gathering further information, the ILB was launched at 1930, arriving on scene and carrying out a search along with shore units. ILB was stood down at 2053, returning to station and ready for service at 2200. Sw 4/5.

Inshore lifeboat launched at 2246 to 42ft Yacht with 2 persons on board aground on Grain Hard, ILB on scene at 2300, attempting to secure a tow line. All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 2305 to assist ILB, the ILB successfully re-floated the yacht and towed it out into deeper water, where the tow was handed over to the ALB, the yacht was then towed in to the safety of Queenborough harbour, where it was secured. Both lifeboats returned to station and were ready for service at 2359. Sthly 5/6.