Eastbourne RNLI was called to recover empty migrant dinghys from the Channel.

This was reported yesterday: “Sussex Lifeboats tasked to Dinghys in the Channel for the 2nd time this week. Tuesday Newhaven lifeboat was paged at 08:10am and Eastbourne Lifeboat paged at 10:38 at the request of HM Coastguard to carry out a search and recover Empty migrant Dinghys from the Channel.

Both dinghys were recovered and taken back to port and handed over to Border Force.

This is the 2nd one Newhaven have recovered in a week and Shoreham also was tasked to recover one Sunday evening.”