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Lifeboat called out to stricken vessel off Norfolk coast

PUBLISHED: 19:32 17 November 2019 | UPDATED: 07:55 18 November 2019

RNLI Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat.  Picture: James Bass

RNLI Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat. Picture: James Bass

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Gorleston lifeboat has been called out to help a stricken pleasure vessel.

HM Coastguard deployed the lifeboat after getting a call at just before 3.10pm on Sunday (November 17) to reports of a "pleasure vessel out of battery" just off the coast at Corton.

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The call came in from the boat which has two people on board.

A spokesman for HM Coastguard said the incident was still ongoing at 4.10pm.

The vessel was taken back into Great Yarmouth harbour.


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