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Major search underway for missing dinghy

A major search is underway off the northern coast of the Island for a missing dinghy.

The sixteen foot vessel from the Island was reported overdue at 3.40 this morning (Sat) and Ramsey and Peel lifeboats were launched to search for her off the coast at Jurby

They were later joined by the lifeboat from Port Patrick, a helicopter from RAF Valley and a fixed wing aircraft.

Sea conditions in the area are said to be good, but so far the dinghy hasn't been located.

The search is ongoing.






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