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A year of rescues

Take a look back at some of the dramatic rescues from 2019

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A capsized kayak in the water
Mayday alert for capsized kayakers
A group of kayakers are being buffeted by force 6 winds and 3m swells. With three already in the water, lives are in jeopardy and they desperately need help.
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Lyme Regis B class lifeboat
A jump too far: Lyme Regis rescue
With arms outstretched, Lyme Regis lifeboat crew prepare to grab hold of two teenage boys struggling in the water. Will they reach them before they go under?
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An image of a rogue wave
Rogue waves: Fact or fiction?
There are many stories of rogue or freak waves causing incidents at sea. But are they a real threat? And can anything be done to prepare for them?
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