Lifeboat shout after yacht dismasted

By Martin Neville

Friday, March 21, 2014


A LIFEBOAT crew from the Isle of Wight assisted a dismasted yacht in Hurst Narrows yesterday (Thursday).

Yarmouth RNLI and Lymington Inshore Lifeboat were called to assist the 42ft yacht, which had five crew onboard, at around 4.30pm.

Nobody was injured and the yacht was towed safely into Yarmouth Harbour.


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