Date: 19th September 2015
Launch Time: 16.10
Recovery Time: 16.30
Crew: Dave Parry, Craig Sidders, Robin Nicholls, Andy Williams
The lifeboat was launched after Whitstable National Coastwatch Institute reported seeing a lifejacket floating off Tankerton, possibly with somebody in it.
The lifeboat arrived on scene to discover that the object was in fact the the marker buoy for a string of whelk pots.
Having ascertained that there was no one in need of assistance, the lifeboat returned to station.