A fishing boat, which had reported to be taking on water and lost its power led to the call out of Cowes RNLI yesterday evening (Wednesday).

NellyTtow24Aug16XX The lifeboat was called at 6.54pm to Thorness Bay where crews places a pump on board to keep the vessel afloat. The boat was eventually towed back to Town Quay in Cowes where is was then met by Newport Coastguards.