A 3m white dory reported drifting off Scabbacombe Rocks, Start Bay and lifeboat asked by coastguard to assemble and launch to investigate. No persons on board the vessel which was taken in tow. On return trip the crew made a coastal search for possible casualties but none found. Vessel taken to Dart Harbour Navigation Authority. Lifeboat crew, Buster Hart (helmsman), Lee Darch, Steve Wallis. Shore crew Jim Brent, Bob Thomas, Tony Chapman, Yorkie Lomas. DLAs Mark Strudwick, Rob Clements.