Hastings Coastguard respond to shout of ‘boat in difficulty’

Hastings Coastguard and Sussex Police responding to call near Hastings Country Park. wYLAvSMplJQMf0cYmuff
Hastings Coastguard and Sussex Police responding to call near Hastings Country Park. wYLAvSMplJQMf0cYmuff

A full team from Hastings Coastguard were called out yesterday, following reports of a boat in difficulty.

Hastings Coastguard confirmed the shout was received at 7.52am, June 18, and Sussex Police, Hastings RNLI Lifeboat, Coastguard Helicopter and Border Agency Ship also attended.

After a full search, Hastings Coastguard stood down and returned to the station by 11am.

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