Lifeboat crew called to ‘drifting dinghy’ off north Norfolk coast

HM Coastguard

HM Coastguard - Credit: Archant

Lifeboat crews leapt into action after reports of a dinghy drifting off the north Norfolk coast this evening.

But the 6.40pm call turned out to be a false alarm - with Hunstanton lifeboatmen finding that the 'dinghy' in question was actually a marker buoy.

The Hunstanton coastguard team was also involved, and the incident was resolved within an hour.

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