A family of four received help when their yacht ran aground near Bembridge Harbour, on the east coast of the Isle of Wight.
'The yachtsman regrets not calling for help until it was too late' said an RNLI Happisburgh spokesman
A drilling rig has run aground on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland after being hit by severe storms in the early hours of this morning.
A French yacht grounded on Brehon Tower rocks between Guernsey and Herm.
The incidents have prompted an RNLI warning for mariners in the area to use caution and listen take advice on where there are submerged rocks.
Whether you go to sea under power or sail, you'll almost certainly find yourself aground at some point in your on-water career. It’s one of the hazards of the sport…