Lifeboat rescues fisherman from sinking boat

Cromer coastguard were called to the scene of two intoxicated men beside Cromer Pier. Picture: Matth

Cromer coastguard were called to the scene of two intoxicated men beside Cromer Pier. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Norfolk life boat volunteers have rescued a sinking fishing boat off the coast of Hunstanton.

Lifeboat Spirit of West Norfolk was launched from Hunstanton at 6.20 pm to help a fishing boat which had filled with water.

Volunteers used a portable pump to clear the water and towed the fishing boat to Kings Lynn.


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