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Old 29-08-2006, 07:09   #1
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P&O Ferries and deaths at sea

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Old 29-08-2006, 07:30   #2
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My thoughs are with their families.
This tragic event has been extensively covered since the vessel was reported lost here in the UK.
Apparently they were sailing from Portsmouth area down to Dartmouth for a regatta and conjecture is they may have strayed into the big boat east to west traffic sep zone. Lets hope someone get to the bottom of what happened to cause them to go down without any mayday being received.
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