Surfers and swimmers were evacuated from a Devon beach after a shark’s fin was spotted in the water.
A member of the public raised the alarm after spotting it offshore at Croyde Bay.
RNLI beach lifeguards advised people to leave the water as a precaution as the fin was inside a ‘safe swimming’ zone.
Conservation charity The Shark Trust says it's “highly likely” it was a basking shark.
More top news
Thousands of music fans are heading to Devon for one of the biggest festivals of the year. Powderham Castle is hosting Radio 1's Big Weekend
The picture tells it all. There's a yellow warning for heavy rain for tomorrow but it's a different story for the rest of the Bank Holiday
Former Devon and Cornwall Police dog Sasha has given birth to nine pups - who will all get a chance to follow in her 'paw' steps