8th December

All weather lifeboat launched at 1105 in response to call from UKCG of a small canoe drifting in the shipping channel near Oaze Buoy, 8 nautical miles from station, arriving on scene the ALB carried out  search pattern’s provided by the UKCG, with nothing found in the prevailing condition’s, the ALB was stood down at 1330, returning to station at 1350 and ready for service at 1437. WNW 7.