Criccieth RNLI save two trapped at Black Rock Sands
Two people trapped by the incoming tide on a sandbank at Black Rock Sands had to be rescued.
Criccieth RNLI's inshore rescue boat, Margaret a Nantw, was paged by HM Coastguard at 3.15pm on Tuesday following reports four people were stranded on a sandbank at Black Rock Sands – known locally as north bank – due to an incoming tide.
Two people managed to swim ashore but two non-swimmers were left trapped with the tide closing in.
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The stranded pair, from the Derbyshire area, reported to the crew that the water in the... read more
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