A memorial service for three fishermen who lost their lives when the "Purbeck Isle" sank off the coast of Weymouth will be held later. An inquest into the deaths of David McFarlane, 35, Jack Craig, 21, and Robert Prowse, 20, has been opened and adjourned.
Music by the Beach Boys was played today at the funeral of a fishing boat captain after it sank off the Dorset coast. David McFarlane, 35, from Weymouth, drowned when the Purbeck Isle was lost almost two weeks ago. The bodies of his two crew mates have not been found. Richard Slee sent this.