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Whitstable Lifeboat Assists Angling Boat

Whitstable Lifeboat Assists Angling Boat

Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 10.33am on Saturday to assist a broken down angling dory off Reculver.  The lifeboat crew located the 18-foot craft with two persons onboard at anchor in the vicinity of the Woolpack Bank, two miles off...
Whitstable Lifeboat Launched to Assist Yacht

Whitstable Lifeboat Launched to Assist Yacht

The Whitstable Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 1.35pm on Tuesday to assist a 22-foot yacht with two persons onboard that had suffered engine failure in the vicinity of the Columbine Spit, 2-miles north of Whitstable harbour. After it’s engine failed...
Lifeboat Joins Search at Leysdown

Lifeboat Joins Search at Leysdown

Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 3.50pm on Tuesday to following a request from the UK Coastguard to assist with a search for a despondent male thought to be in the Leysdown area of the Isle of Sheppey. The lifeboat commenced a search of...

Early Morning Launch for Whitstable Lifeboat

Whitstable lifeboat was launched at 4.41am on Monday to assist an 8-metre catamaran with engine problems and drifting on to a mud bank in the Swale off Harty. In very shallow water a tow was attached and the casualty craft with one occupant onboard towed into deeper...
Two Calls for Whitstable Lifeboat

Two Calls for Whitstable Lifeboat

There have been two calls on the Whitstable’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco over the weekend. On Saturday evening the lifeboat was launched at 10.27pm following a report of a despondent female having entered the water off Island Wall, Whitstable. On arrival at...