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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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"No hope" of finding missing fishermen

The Purbeck Isle in Weymouth before it went missing

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.

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    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