Tag: drifting

Off-duty RNLI couple go to the rescue
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Off-duty RNLI couple go to the rescue

A call had gone out to Oban’s RNLI station but when the crew arrived, Leonie and Andrew Meade were already onboard the yacht that was carrying four people.

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Oban lifeboat alerted twice in one day

The crew of the Mora Edith MacDonald got a call from the  UK Coastguard to help a yacht drifting in light winds to the west of Kerrera and hours later a report of a ditched aircraft came in.