From the Maritime & Coastal Agency log:
‘Tis the season for wintry walks following festive feasts 🚶♀️🚶♂️❄️ If you’re planning on taking a coastal clifftop stroll during the festive period there are some simple steps you can take to ensure everyone’s safety.
- Make sure that you are properly equipped for walking along coastal paths. Remember to wear sturdy shoes or boots and check the weather forecast and tidal times before you set out.
- Carry a fully charged mobile phone and tell someone where you are going and what time you will be home.
- Use designated paths, take notice of any warning signs and fences in place and don’t take any unnecessary risks.
- Leave the rescue to the experts! If you see someone in trouble call 999 and ask for the Coastguard.