29, 2017 Wave
dodging warning issued by Burnham-On-Sea Coastguards
Coastguards have this week warned youngsters who have been spotted
playing 'chicken' dodging waves along the town's seafront not to
put their lives in danger.
warning comes after several groups of youngsters were spotted dodging
in and out of the waves along Burnham's sea wall over the weekend,
as shown in this video.
more high tides due in Burnham-On-Sea this week during the half-term
school holidays, Coastguards are urging youngsters to keep safe.
Coastguard station officer Dave Welland told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"The people doing this need to know that they are putting themselves
in danger. They could easily slip and get pulled into the sea."
is often debris in the waves and people also need to understand
that they can easily be dragged into the sea by the under-tow of
what might look a harmless and fun activity, is incredibly dangerous
and we would urge people not to put themselves in danger."
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