and lifeboats search Brean Down for 'cut-off' walkers
and lifeboats conducted a search of Brean Down on Friday night
(June 21st) amid concern that two people had been cut-off by the
Coastguards and two lifeboats from nearby Weston were called to
the Down to search the rocks and cliff faces, as pictured here.
member of the National Trust team was concerned that she'd seen
two people cut-off near the bottom of the Down as the tide was
coming in," Burnham Coastguard Officer Steve Bird told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
carried out a full search of the base of the Down and Swansea
Coastguards tasked Weston's lifeboats with searching the rocks,
but no-one was found."
incident was determined to have been a false alarm with good intent."
The lifeboats carrying out the search at Brean on Friday evening