LIFEBOAT crews were busy at the weekend with several call-outs in the Solent.
Members of the Gosport and Fareham Inshore Rescue Service, based at Stokes Bay in Gosport, were sent to two incidents on Saturday and helped out on a third.
Three catamarans came into difficulty during the course of the day.
Two of them were dismasted and a third had capsized.
Six people were helped by the crews and all were taken to safety.