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Portland sea rescue: Fishermen rescued after boat capsizes


Two fishermen have been rescued shortly before their boat sank in bad weather off Portland Bill on the Dorset coast.


A coastguard helicopter, RNLI lifeboat, coastguard rescue team and a Royal Navy warship were sent to the area after responding to a Mayday call.

The men were recovered from their lift raft by crew members from HMS Westminster and were transferred to Weymouth's RNLI lifeboat.


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