High winds at weekend unearth what looks to be wreckage from missing yacht Ouzo 4/12/06

The high winds over the weekend have unearthed what looks to be wreckage from the yacht Ouzo that went missing on a passage from Bembridge to Dartmouth on 20 August.

The bodies of all three crew members, Jason Downer, 35 Rupert Saunders, 36, and James Meaby, 36, were found at the time but until now there had been no trace of the yacht.

The wreckage of the yacht was found on Hayling Island at the weekend at Sandy Point. According to a report on hayling.co.uk police teams and coastguards searched the area near Sandy Point after overnight storms washed up the wreckage… and officers said initial checks indicated the wreckage could be part of the missing yacht.

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