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War Ship Watches Over Stranded Yacht

Weymouth Inshore Lifeboat

8:20am 6th June 2014

A war ship helped keep watch on a yacht stranded off Portland Bill.

7 people were on board the boat which had lost its steering in rough seas and high winds.

Weymouth all weather lifeboat was launched at 9.55pm on Wednesday night, and towed the yacht back to Weymouth.

They were met by Wyke Coastguard team who checked the crew over to make sure they were ok.


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