August 22, 2011
Coastguards called out three times in one day
from Burnham-On-Sea were called out THREE times on Monday (August
the first incident at 4.15pm, Burnham Coastguards were called
to Uphill amid concern for two children in difficulty on the beach.
parents had not seen their children for over an hour and were
naturally concerned. Fortunately, after a brief search, the children
were found safe and well," Burnham Coastguard Dave Welland
as Coastguards were about to leave the beach, another 999 call
came in to report a 10 year-old autistic boy was in difficulty.
Coastguards from Weston and Burnham worked with the fire service
to bring the youngster back to safety.
at 9.50pm, Burnham Coastguards were called out for a third time
when a person was reported to have gone missing on Brean beach.
He was found safe and well.