FULL REPORT : Rip current family 'lucky to be alive'

The coastguard says a family is lucky to be alive after being caught in a deadly rip current in Cornwall. They were swept out to sea at Mawgan Porth near Newquay. Four children and their father weren't seriously injured - but the incident could easily have ended in tragedy.


Family rescue in Mawgan Porth

A family of five has been rescued after being swept out to sea near Mawgan Porth in Cornwall tonight.