Drifting dinghy was not in difficulty

PUBLISHED: 15:43 30 July 2008 | UPDATED: 09:24 10 June 2010

Wednesday, July 30 - EXMOUTH coastguards and the inshore lifeboat crew sprang into action on Tuesday evening after it was reported a dingy showing white flashing lights was drifting past the Pole Sands.

EXMOUTH coastguards and the inshore lifeboat crew sprang into action on Tuesday evening after it was reported a dinghy showing white flashing lights was drifting past the Pole Sands.

The coastguard team and lifeboat crew returned to base after it was discovered the vessel had two fishermen on board who were not in any difficulty.


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