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Two adults and a child on board a small dinghy were rescued after they found themselves in difficulty.

The dinghy was drifting offshore in the Gairloch area.

Portree lifeboat was launched at 2:22pm on Wednesday 2 August after Stornoway Coastguard raised the alarm.

The lifeboat crew stated that: "Other local vessels responded allowing for a quick resolution to a potentially serious incident.  Portree Lifeboat was stood down and returned to station about 1500 hours where it was made ready for service."

 

 

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