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Clacton: Lifeboat launched to help stranded boat
10:00am Thursday 17th April 2014 in News
CLACTON lifeboat was launched to help a broken-down motorboat near Seawick.
Coastguards received a call for help from the boat, which had six people on board, at about 4.40pm on Wednesday.
The boat’s crew were told to drop their anchor to prevent drifting and Clacton lifeboat was sent to find it.
The lifeboat towed the motorboat back to its home port in Brightlingsea.