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RNLI lifeboat called out five times during Weston Air Show

The lifeboat has been called out five times this weekend. Photo: RNLI Weston

It has been a busy weekend for the RNLI lifeboat crews in Weston-super-Mare who have attended five callouts over the last two days.

Crews were called out to four incidents within Weston Bay on Saturday. Credit: RNLI Weston

Volunteers have been based in the station all day while the the town played host to hundreds of thousands of visitors for the weekend's Air Show.

The Weston Air Show has been taking place this weekend. Credit: ITV News

RNLI volunteers said they had good interaction with other emergency services.

RNLI volunteers said they had good interaction with other emergency services. Credit: RNLI Weston

On Saturday crews attended four incidents within Weston Bay and assisted two people with first aid when they attended the station.

The crews have been on hand to support the hundreds of thousands of Air Show visitors. Credit: ITV News

Then, on Sunday morning the Weston lifeboat crew was deployed to Birnbeck Island, where two people had been cut off.

The lifeboat has been deployed to rescue two people cut off by the tide on Birnbeck Island. Credit: RNLI Weston