RNLI footage of the ship and rescue
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Skipper and crewman rescued from sinking Portsmouth trawler

A skipper and his crewman were rescued from a fishing trawler just seconds before it sank off the Hampshire coast.

Solent Coastguard received a Mayday call from the skipper of Sea Bird P283, reporting that they were sinking one-and-half miles from Langstone Harbour.

The BBC's Dani Sinha reports

  • 23 Apr 2012
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