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Source: Channel Islands – States of Alderney

Alderney Coast Guard / RNLI  

At 13:20 BST today (22/05/20) – A Denmark registered single handed sailing yacht requested assistance from Alderney Coast Guard.

The vessel reported navigational and equipment failure. 

Alderney RNLI were dispatched at 13:40 BST to assist. A tow was established and the sailing yacht is now taking temporary refuge within Braye harbour.

The vessel was met by the Harbour’s team with the pilot boat.

There will be a member of the harbour team watching the vessel for the duration of its stay.

The vessel will then be expected to depart tomorrow.

MIL OSI United Kingdom