Lifeboat launched in Cromer a false alarm

The RNLB Lester Cromer Lifeboat training morning off Cromer Beach.Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

The RNLB Lester Cromer Lifeboat training morning off Cromer Beach.Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

A lifeboat launched today at Cromer has proved to be a false alarm.

The boat was called out after reports from a helicopter of a life vest spotted in the sea.

It was sent out to search and returned back after finding nothing.

The search was called off after about 40 minutes.