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Squally winds and unexpected hailstorm causes boats to capsize

The Argus: Squally winds and unexpected hailstorm causes boats to capsize Squally winds and unexpected hailstorm causes boats to capsize

Squally winds caused a number of boats to collapse.

Newhaven lifeboat said they were tasked to Seaford beach at noon on Sunday after “a hailstorm with squally winds unexpectedly struck”.

A lifeboat spokesman said: “Tasked to Seaford beach to check welfare on a number of persons after multiple sailing dinghies capsized.

“Newhaven lifeboat, which was out on Sunday morning, exercise assisted in the recovery of some of the persons.

“All persons were recovered and well.”

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6:08pm Tue 25 Mar 14

worthingite says...

Well, so its two day old news, not bad for a daily, simple routine calls not done....
Well, so its two day old news, not bad for a daily, simple routine calls not done.... worthingite
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8:12pm Tue 25 Mar 14

vivahate says...

Nice photo of the Poole based Atlantic 85 lifeboat... Newhaven use a Severn Class...
Top journalism as usual.
Nice photo of the Poole based Atlantic 85 lifeboat... Newhaven use a Severn Class... Top journalism as usual. vivahate
  • Score: 5

11:58pm Tue 25 Mar 14

ICantThinkOfAName says...

How does a boat collapse?
How does a boat collapse? ICantThinkOfAName
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