Bouncy castle in sea prompts lifeboat call out

LIFEBOAT crews were called out to rescue a stricken bouncy castle which had drifted out to sea near the Britannia Pier at Great Yarmouth.A spokesman for Yarmouth Coastguard said the coastwatch team had called them to report seeing the inflatable in the sea, but nobody was on board and he did not know where it had come from.

LIFEBOAT crews were called out to rescue a stricken bouncy castle which had drifted out to sea near the Britannia Pier at Great Yarmouth.

A spokesman for Yarmouth Coastguard said the coastwatch team had called them to report seeing the inflatable in the sea, but nobody was on board and he did not know where it had come from.

The castle was towed back to shore shortly after the call was made at 4pm today.