RNLI crews rescue broken-down yacht near Watchet Harbour

Somerset County Gazette: Yacht rescue in Watchet Yacht rescue in Watchet

CREWS from Minehead's RNLI rescued a broken-down yacht not long after dawn this morning (December 6).

The 10-metre vessel suffered engine failure while on passage down the Bristol Channel with two men aboard.

Minehead's volunteer crew launched the Atlantic 85 class lifeboat in response to their distress call.

The vessel was located north-east of Watchet harbour. The yacht was taken in town and guided to a berth in the marina.

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6:15pm Fri 6 Dec 13

united says...

Big yacht!
Big yacht! united

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