ILB Launches, Weymouth

Sat 25 January 20

ILB launches to assist yacht aground


Time Out  2020-01-25 11:50:00

Time In  2020-01-25 12:30:00

Type  vessel aground

Position  Weymouth seafront

Helm  Tim Anderton



Weymouth ILB launched to assist a yacht with 6 persons on board aground on the seafront.
Wyke Coastguards also in attendance
Once on scene the ILB removed 4 persons from the vessel to the shore.
It then returned and connected a towline to the vessel, pulling it into deeper water.
Once the yacht was clear, and with no further assistance required, the ILB returned the 4 persons to the yacht and returned to station.