towed to safety on Berrow beach
campervan had to be towed to safety after getting stranded on
Berrow beach on Sunday afternoon (October 16th).
The owner alerted Brean's beach warden after the wheels of his
Hymer vehicle sank into soft sand.
A tractor from Burnham-based charity BARB (Burnham Area Rescue
Boat) was called to the scene and the volunteer crews quickly
managed to pull the vehicle free.
am very grateful for their prompt help," vehicle owner Mike
Bale from Portishead told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"I have been coming to Berrow and Brean for many years and
have never got stuck before - I was taken by surprise at just
how quickly the wheels sank into the soft sand."
Pictured: The vehicle back on the safety of the hard sand
shortly after being towed free on Sunday afternoon by the BARB
Official BARB Web site