Portland Coastguard have said there is no hope that two fishermen missing off the Dorset coast will be found alive. The wreck of the Purbeck Isle was found on Saturday with its life-raft still on board. Searches for crew members Robert Prowse and Jack Craig were later called off.
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.