Volunteer lifeboat crew with Youghal RNLI rescued five people from the water near Capel Island, Ireland, when the two small sailing boats they were in capsized leaving one adult and four teenagers in the water.
If the scenes from city parks and open spaces after the easing of England’s Covid-19 restrictions are anything to go by, this Easter long weekend could be a major headache for the Police and Emergency services
Lone yachtsman rescued off the Isles Of Scilly after his vessel was capsized by a huge wave as Storm Aiden hit the UK, video here
Please be aware that RNLI lifeguard services are currently limited on beaches in the UK. Although our volunteer lifeboat crews are fully operational if needed, this is your watch too
The number of recorded incidents dealt with by HM Coastguard Friday has been the highest recorded since the UK was put into lockdown in late March