Coastguards alerted to Blyth fisherman

This fisherman on the end of Blyth pier prompted a concerned member of the public to contact the Coastguard this afternoon.

Friday, 2nd March 2018, 4:17 pm
Updated Saturday, 3rd March 2018, 2:20 pm
Members of the Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team check on the fisherman.

Two members of the Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team, in full water rescue kit, walked to the end of the pier to check on his welfare.

But he assured them that he was in no trouble and after being given suitable safety advice, the Coastguards left him to enjoy his fishing.

Members of the Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team check on the fisherman.
Members of Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team on Blyth pier.
Members of the Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team check on the fisherman.
Members of Blyth Coastguard Rescue Team on Blyth pier.