Hopes that ship can be refloated

The ship carrying Airbus wings became stranded just outside the Port of Mostyn on January 30 Credit: Paul Pierce

Coastguards are planning to refloat a ship that is stranded on a sandbank just outside the Port of Mostyn.

The ship, The Ciudad de Cadiz, carries Airbus wings from North Wales to France.

Efforts to refloat the vessel had to be postponed due to lower than normal high tides.

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Airbus ship refloated

A cargo ship that carries Airbus wings from North Wales to France has been refloated, after 11 days stranded on a sanback outside the Port of Mostyn. It has now arrived at Holyhead for extensive safety checks.