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The RNLI has issued a warning to be aware of riptides after three bodyboarders were caught in one in Cornwall.
Volunteers were alerted near Trevone after the three bodyboarders began to struggle in the current.
They were picked up 200m from the shore by the RNLI team and transported back into land.
A glider who lost lift and had to make an emergency landing on a remote beach near Ringstead has been rescued by the coastguard.Read the full story ›
A fleet of yachts that set out from Plymouth for a race to the US has been caught up in extreme weather. One has sunk. No injuries reported.Read the full story ›
While most of us were still asleep, a blast of cold sea air was being felt by members of the UK Coastguard for this rescue.Read the full story ›
A dramatic river rescue took place in the early hours of Sunday morning after a man was spotted in the River Avon in Bristol.Read the full story ›
You often hear of firefighters rescuing cats from trees but crews in Cornwall have rescued a pig from a river.Read the full story ›
A search and rescue operation in Taunton has been called off.
Police say they were given incorrect information and reports a man had fallen into the River Tone were incorrect.
Our units in Taunton have been stood down. We're satisfied there is no one in the river and the info we were originally given was incorrect.
A major rescue operation is underway in Taunton to try to save a man who's fallen into the River Tone.
The man was spotted in the water near Bridge Street in the town centre earlier this morning.
The police helicopter is in operation in the area.
Over 700 people helped by Cornwall Air Ambulance in 2015Read the full story ›
Police have thanked a young man who sprang into action and performed a life-saving rescue after seeing a car upside-down in a river.Read the full story ›