Emergency Services Still Searching for Weymouth Yachtsman
10:35am 26th September 2013
The search continues for missing Weymouth Yachtsman Jeff Cole after his boat the Palamina was found washed up off the French Coast with no one on-board.
The 61 year old set sail from Weymouth for Swanage on Saturday (21st September), but he never arrived.
Dorset Police has told Wessex FM their enquiries were still on-going.
Jeff's boat was discovered at Griz Nez, situated near Calais and Boulogne on Monday morning (23rd September).
Inspector Bob Jacobs, of Dorset Police, said after the boat was found; “We are growing increasingly concerned for Geoffrey and are anxious to establish his whereabouts.
His family are desperate for him to return to them safe and well.
I am appealing for anyone with any information to Geoffrey’s whereabouts to get in touch at the earliest opportunity."