Harbour master issues boat safety plea after deaths

Harbour master Rob Atkinson has issued a safety plea to those using speedboats in Padstow in Cornwall following an accident, which killed 51-year-old Nick Miligan and his eight-year-old daughter on Sunday.

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Boat safety cord 'not attached'

The driver of a speedboat which killed two members of the same family as it raged out of control in Cornwall was not attached to a safety device designed to cut power in an emergency, an investigators' report concluded.