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11th October 2018, 20:33

Yacht in distress off Europa Point rescued by Royal Gibraltar Police Maritime Section

A yacht in distress off Europa Point, has been rescued by the Royal Gibraltar Police Maritime Section. During a routine sea patrol, the vessel, was discovered drifting westerly towards the main shipping channel of the Strait. It was later found that this was due to an engine failure on board. Using towing lines, the vessel was brought into the harbour and is now at a berth at North Mole.