BARB and Coastguard crews called to Weston beach
rescue hovercraft was called to Weston on Sunday evening (February
19th) after a man was reported to be in difficulty in mud.
volunteer crews were paged at 9.06pm by Milford Haven Coastguards
to assist with an incident on Weston Beach where a vulnerable person
was reported to be in difficulty in the mud," said a BARB spokesman.
"Our rescue hovercraft was requested to assist Weston and
Burnham Coastguards in reaching the person."
"Just after we had left Burnham we heard that the man had
fortunately been helped out of the mud by Police on the scene and
we were stood down en route."
"BARB's volunteers are always on call 24 hours a day to assist
with incidents like this."
Pictured: The scene on Weston beach near the Grand Pier during