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Funeral To Be Held For Purbeck Isle Skipper

David McFarlane, 24 May 2012

8:07am 30th May 2012

A funeral will be held today for the skipper of the Purbeck Isle.

David McFarlane died after his fishing boat went down off Portland.

The bodies of the two other crew members are still missing.

A service is being held at Holy Trinity Church in Weymouth this morning.

His family have asked anyone who wishes to donate to do so to the RNLI and the Purbeck Isle Memorial Fund.



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