Massive rescue operation on Southport beach after drunk attempts to walk to Blackpool

Debi Wilson was at the scene, she said: “At 7.30pm we noticed somebody staggering and falling on the beach to the right of the pier and phoned police/coastguard – Heading in the direction of Blackpool.”

“Rescue services arrived…. 2 quad bikes went out and got stuck.”

“The man became abusive then walked off looked like he was heading to Ireland! Helicopter came out and lifeboat – Man apprehended.”


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