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Mums get stuck in mud on Isle of Sheppey after rescuing children at Royal Oak Point in Minster

08 April 2014
by KentOnline reporter

Two mothers have got stuck in mud on the Isle of Sheppey after rescuing their children.

The holidaymakers got into difficulties at Royal Oak Point at just after 6pm yesterday.

Coastguard crews, firefighters, police officers and paramedics were called to the scene near Oak Lane in Minster.

Coastguard crews were called to Royal Oak Point. File picture

Coastguard crews were called to Royal Oak Point. File picture

The women managed to free their children, but then became stuck themselves.

A Thames Coastguard spokesman said the pair freed themselves before crews arrived.

The group was given safety advice before being taken back to their holiday accommodation.


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