A SMALL speedboat was assisted after running out of fuel.

Mudeford RNLI Lifeboat found the boat on Monday evening at around 11.19pm.

It was situated along the coast in the Highcliffe/Milford on Sea area.

Two people were on board the boat.

A jet ski that had originally been with them was found at the Wick Lane car park, Christchurch, by Southbourne Coastguards.