Search launched for lost rowers

A RESCUE operation was launched after four rowers were reported missing on the River Deben.

A RESCUE operation was launched after four rowers were reported missing on the River Deben.

The coastguards were called at about 4pm yesterday after the rowers from the River Deben Rowing Club failed to return at the expected time.

Felixstowe and Shingle Street Coastguards launched a search in likely areas of the river. The rowers were found safe and well in the river near Woodbridge.