Blackpool RNLI called out over woman and child fears

Blackpool RNLI volunteers attend an incident near Warley Road, North Shore.
Blackpool RNLI volunteers attend an incident near Warley Road, North Shore.

Volunteers from Blackpool Lifeboat were called out to a report of a woman and child in the sea near Warley Road, North Shore.

Both D class lifeboats were launched in difficult conditions, and police, fire and the coastguard also responded.

On arrival they found a dog had entered the water but no people were in danger.

The call-out came at 4.45pm today.