Hopes are fading for two missing fisherman whose boat vanished at sea after a body believed to be that of their third crew member was recovered by the coastguard. The men, named locally as David MacFarland, 37, Robert Prowse, 23, and Jack Craig, 22, left Weymouth on Thursday.
Prayers and a minute's silence was observed at chuches in Weymouth today for the crew of the fishing boat Purbeck Isle
Coastguards have called off a search for two missing fishermen after the wreck of the boat and its life raft were discovered on the sea bed
The Purbeck Isle from Weymouth got into difficulties last year and was rescued by the RNLI in January 2011.