Asylum seekers lost in fog used light from toy to guide rescuers

Asylum seekers lost in fog used light from toy to guide rescuers

More news, no adsLEARN MORE More on KentOnline News you can trust 7°C | 0°C 5 day forecast Home Dover News Article Published: 09:01, 15 January 2022 | Updated: 09:23, 15 January 2022 More news, no adsLEARN MORE Around 30 asylum seekers in a small boat used the flashing light of a baby toy and torch of a mobile phone to guide rescuers to them in the dark. Witnesses said they were suffering from the cold and had become disorientated by fog in the English Channel in the early hours of this morning (Saturday). A number of young families were brought ashore at Dover. One baby in a white baby-grow was seen wrapped in a survival blanket which had apparently been handed out by the crew of an RNLI lifeboat. …
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