The small open craft had not only lost its steering, but also was filling with water.
The yacht, with five people aboard, had gone hard aground at the entrance of Beaulieu River when, thanks the gravitational pull of the moon, there was an exceptionally low tide.
Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 8:42am
By George Chastney with 2 readers' comments
As you might expected during the week there are 8,500 sailors on the Solent waters, it was all go for the Cowes RNLI yesterday.
Thursday, 9th August, 2018 8:11am
By George Chastney with one comment