9th June

Inshore lifeboat launched at 0657 to 8 mtr German Yacht aground on Queenborough Spit, 2 persons on board. ILB swiftly on scene and secured a tow, yacht successfully towed clear and in to deeper water, yacht proceeding on it’s passage. ILB returned to station at 0740. WSW 4.

Inshore lifeboat launched at 1653 to 8 mtr Sport Cruiser experiencing engine trouble near Kingsnorth jetty, 2 persons on board. Craft located and taken under tow and secured to a mooring off Gillingham. ILB back on station and ready for service at 1845. WSW 5.