photos and video: Burnham lifeboats rescue speedboat after fire
A speedboat was towed to safety by Burnham-On-Sea's lifeboats
this evening (Monday) after a small fire onboard.
were alerted at 6.40pm when the speedboat was reported to be in
difficulty on the falling tide, several hundred metres from Burnham's
RNLI's lifeboats launched from the jetty and towed the drifting
boat to the safety of the town's jetty, as pictured here. No-one
in the day, two people were rescued from rocks at Brean Down after
getting cut off by the incoming tide.