Guernsey

Boat stuck on rocks off Guernsey lifted off on high tide

Yacht stuck on rocks outside St Peter Port Harbour
Image caption The two crew were moving the boat in order to get an early start travelling to the UK on Sunday

A boat stuck on rocks outside the entrance to the main St Peter Port Harbour has been brought safely into shore by harbour staff.

The 24ft-yacht Ardel hit Goubeau Rock on Sunday morning while moving from the QEII Marina to the main harbour.

The boat had ran aground on a high tide and needed a bigger tide before it could be re-floated.

Harbour staff were able to tow the yacht, which had sustained some damage, safely into the harbour.

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