A report into the deaths of three fishermen from Weymouth has concluded they may have been saved if their life raft had been stowed correctly.
All three drowned when their boat sank off Portland last year.
The report also found that the 'Purbeck Isle' was heavily loaded and in an extremely poor condition. Watch Laura Makin-Isherwood's report.
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Statistics show month of March to be sunnier than average despite a very windy and wintry period of weather in last 24 hours.
Strong winds have been wreaking havoc across our region, affecting roads, trains and ferries and disrupting journeys to work.
As we leave winter behind and re-discover daffodils and longer days, we showcase your shots of West Country spring.