Cowes Lifeboat Provides Winning Hand for High Stakes

3rd July 2015

A cabin cruiser called High Stakes hit a low spot today after suffering engine trouble.

Told by Solent Coastguard of the incident, the Cowes lifeboat crew launched at 5.26 pm and proceeded to off Gurnard where High Stakes was anchored.

The cabin cruiser, with a couple and their daughter aboard, was towed to East Cowes Marina.

Author: George Chastney, Lifeboat Press Officer