ON AIR DAVE GOULDEN

They Might Be Giants: Birdhouse in Your SouliTunes

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Kayaker Rescued By Fishing Boat

news_rnli.jpg

11:46am 9th July 2012

A kayaker's been rescued by a fishing boat in Portland Harbour after his craft started to sink.

Portland Coastguard put out an emergency message to all vessels in the area after he called Dorset Police.

He was recovered from the water by the fishing boat the Kelsey Jane and taken to safety by the inshore lifeboat.

Portland Coastguard is reminding anyone in trouble at sea to call the coastguard not the Police on 999.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

Win M&S Vouchers

Thanks to the new Ignis from Lanehouse Suzuki

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference