Burnham-On-Sea Tag

Our crews were called out to help Coastguards and ambulance crews attending a person in difficulty on Burnham Beach near Maddock’s Slade. She had tripped while walking along the hard sand at the top of the beach and suffered a nasty knee injury. BARB’s crews assisted...

Our volunteers were called out this morning at 10 am after a horse got stuck in thick beach mud near Burnham’s low lighthouse. Coastguards from Burnham and Weston were called to the scene, along with the fire service, BARB and Burnham RNLI. Our hovercraft was launched...

Our volunteers were called out at 1.50 pm today to assist Coastguards and Police following concerns for the welfare of a despondent person on Burnham jetty. BARB’s Water Rescue Team was tasked with backing up the Police, who spoke to the person before guiding her away...

Our volunteers were called out at 7.24pm to assist Coastguards with a search for a person who may have entered the sea. Our crews launched a torch-lit search of the tideline, sea wall and beach. We also deployed our multi-terrain vehicle to scour the beach and...