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03 June 2012 - DUNGENESS 12 27

Dungeness RNLI lifeboat launched to search for strobe lights reported in the English Channel.

On Saturday 2 June 2012 at 23.10 hours, the Dungeness RNLI Mersey class lifeboat "Pride and Spirit' was requested to launch as strobe lights had been reported, 7 miles E.S.E. of Dungeness. Duty Coxswain Trevor Bunney said "after an extensive search of the area, nothing was sighted so we returned to station"