RNLI West Kirby rescue male cut off by the fast tide

A person had to be rescued last Friday as they were cut off by West Kiby’s fast flowing tide.

An off duty member of HM Coastguard had seen a person come off Middle Eye only to realise they had been cut off by the tide, the person retreated back to the island.

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RNLI West Kirby launched their lifeboat and recovered the gentleman and escorted him back to shore.

The man didn’t need any medical attention and was just a little cold and wet.

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