26th June 2011
At 02:42 Hetty Rampton was launched to a report of a rudderless yacht (MOONLIGHT) near Caernarfon bar entrance whilst competing in the "THREE PEAKS YACHT RACE"
On arrival, a towing rope was passed over to the casualty and was safely towed towards Caernarfon. Whilst towing the casualty another incident happend infront of the Lifeboat - yacht (TIGHSOLUIS) ran aground on Mussell Bank. MOONLIGHT was then towed to Belan Fort with Beaumaris Lifeboat taking over the tow so that Hetty Rampton could aid yacht TIGHSOLUIS. Both yachts were then taken safely into Victoria Dock. Hetty Rampton returned to station at 07:45