Hastings ILB was requested to launch at 1944hrs to reports of a person in the water at Hastings Pier.

The ILB and her volunteer crew arrived on scene and immediately commenced a search of the area. With new information being supplied by Solent Coastguard, the person was now out of the water and being spoken to by Coastguard Officers.

The ILB was stood down and released to return to station.