Coastguard teams from Ballycastle and Coleraine were tasked today at approximately 1640 to reports of 5 people cut off by the tide in Portballintrae.
3 children and two adults were rescued by Coastguard teams as both Portrush inshore and all weather lifeboats watched on to provide safety cover if needed. The casualties were all rescued safely with no injuries and headed home safely.
The operation was coordinated by CGOC Belfast Coastguard.
IMAGE : KEVIN MCAULEY / MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA