Lifeboat launched after boat fire

Lifeboatmen were called out this morning after a fishing boat caught fire off the North Norfolk coast.An electrical fault caused the 23ft fishing vessel, Reap, to catch light off Trimingham, near Cromer.

Lifeboatmen were called out on Saturday morning after a fishing boat caught fire off the North Norfolk coast.

An electrical fault caused the 23ft fishing vessel, Reap, to catch light off Trimingham, near Cromer.

Owner, Mark Windows was pulled back to land by the Cromer Inshore Lifeboat after the power on his boat failed because of the fire.