Minute's silence for fishermen

A body has been recovered by coastguards, searching for the crew of three from a fishing boat off the Dorset coast. Hopes are fading to finding the two other crew members.

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Concern grows for missing men

The search for the Weymouth trawler Purbeck Isle has restarted after the coastguard was forced to call off the search at 3am this morning.

It's understood that two RNLI craft from Weymouth and Lyme Regis have joined the search which restarted at 5am.

There has still been no contact from the vessel which was reported missing from Weymouth yesterday evening.

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