Wirral coastguard along with Flint Coastguard Rescue Team and West Kirby Lifeboat raced to a person cut off by the incoming tide near to Middle Eye in West Kirby.
The signal was reportedly being transmitted from the Bagillt Bank area on the west side of the River Dee.
The rescue was captured on video by the RNLI
Wirral Coastguard and Hoylake RNLI rushed to a man and his two dogs that were stranded after being cut off by the tide.
A yacht had been spotted in the darkness by a passing ship just south of the Liverpool Bar light float at the mouth of the River Mersey.
Emergency services including the RNLI and coastguard rushed to the scene at around 9:42pm to try to save the man.
The dogs had reportedly been missing since the evening of New Year’s Day and had spent the night lost on the beach.
A Wirral RNLI team abandoned remembrance Sunday service to dash to a rescue.
Four boys have been praised for saving a woman’s life by entering the water in the dark and pulling her to safety.
A woman had to be extracted by the RNLI hovercraft from near Hilbre Island in West Kirby after she slipped on rocks.