Selsey rescue team respond to people and dogs in trouble in Pagham

The Selsey Coastguard Rescue Team were called after two people and three dogs got cut off by the tide and Pagham Spit earlier today.

Tuesday, 26th April 2016, 3:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:38 pm
Selsey Lifeboats in action
Selsey Lifeboats in action

The local RNLI branch were called at 11.50am today, April 26.

A statement on the Selsey Coastguard Rescue Team said: “Team paged to reports of two people and three dogs cut off by the tide at Pagham Spit.

“Selsey Inshore Lifeboat was launched and spoke with the first informant who confirmed that all had made their way to safety.

“We were then stood down with the Lifeboat to return to stations. Returning to station at 12:39

“In an emergency out at sea or along the coast dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard.”

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