Incident - Kitesurfer In Difficulty
Saturday 17 November Watchkeepers observed kitesurfer in difficulty drifting south and west. Solent CG informed of situation and position. Two phone calls to Tower from MoP reporting same incident. ILB launched to assist and returned kitesurfer to shore. No further action.
Congratulations to Jonas Clay on completing his assessment to become our newest watchkeeper. Welcome to the team and enjoy your first watch next week.
Incident - Grounded Yacht
Sunday 11 November Yacht observed aground east of Dawlish Warren within buoyed channel. No sign of distress. Solent CG informed and requested to monitor situation. Yacht refloated on rising tide and monitoring continued. Yacht reached mooring buoy. Solent CG informed. No further action.