Harwich: Lifeboat sees yacht with faulty motor to shore

Lifeboat launched to assist yacht

Lifeboat launched to assist yacht - Credit: Archant

A lifeboat crew ensured a yacht made it safely back to shore after breaking down off the Harwich coast.

Harwich lifeboat launched at 3.38pm following a call from a 26ft yacht with a faulty motor.

The crew reached the yacht to find that the person on board had managed to restart the motor. They followed the vessel to shore at Woolverstone Marina.