Fishing vessel suffers engine failure off Portland Bill

First published in News
Last updated

THE lifeboat was scrambled when a fishing vessel suffered engine failure off Portland.

The boat, Jemma T, requested assistance from the coastguard when the incident occurred 17 miles from Portland Bill.

The Weymouth RNLI Lifeboat took the 23ft vessel with two people on board back into Weymouth.

It happened just after 9.20am yesterday.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree