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Thursday, 21 July 2011

"Alain Govard Found Dead In Sea"

Body in sea near Jersey identified as French sailor

Yacht found off Guernsey's coast
Mr Govard's yacht was found off Pleinmont Point on Sunday

The body of a man found in the sea south of Jersey has been identified as that of a missing French sailor.
A lifeboat crew found the body of Alain Govard, 62, floating 10 miles off Les Minquiers on Monday.
Mr Govard's yacht, Maclaw, which he was sailing single-handedly, had been found two days earlier floating off Guernsey's Pleinmont Point.
Guernsey Police said they were continuing to investigate the incident with the French and Jersey authorities.


  1. R.I.P Alain Govard

    Our thoughts are with family and friends of Alain.

  2. M. Alain Govard RIP.