Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI rescue Mother & Child cut off by tide near Broadford
Kyle RNLI's volunteer crew continued their extremely busy week when they were paged at 6:23pm Saturday 20 August to reports of a mother and her child cut off by the tide whilst walking on the Ashaig coastline
Notes to editors:
- For further details on the 2 people rescued, please contact Stornoway Coastguard
- Picture shows a crew member assessing the condition of the casualties whilst the lifeboat stands by.
- Please credit picture to Kyle RNLI
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