Plamen Petkov

Drowned hero's tribute fund

A new fund to promote safer beaches has been set up in memory of Plamen Petkov who drowned while rescuing a child from the sea.

Tribute to 'brave' beach hero

Family of Plamen Petkov say they are immensely proud but want more lifeguards at beaches like West Wittering

Air Ambulance

Beach death a 'tragic accident'

Sussex Police have said the death of a man who rescued a child adrift on an inflatable at West Wittering beach was a 'tragic accident'.

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