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Three people rescued from yacht by Larne lifeboat

Three people rescued from yacht by Larne lifeboat

An RNLI spokeswoman said the crew had to be rescued from a six metre long vessel which was travelling from Norway to the Caribbean. The alarm was raised approximately 11.30pm after the yacht suffered engine failure.



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