Missing at sea

A fisherman who fell overboard from the Boy Peter early yesterday was presumed to have drowned. Lee Morris, 18, went overboard about three miles east of Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear. An 18-year-old exchange student from Newbury College, Berkshire, was missing in the North Sea off Yarmouth, Norfolk, from the Prince of Scandinavia ferry, which was sailing from Gothenberg, Sweden, to Harwich, Essex.