THERE was a dramatic rescue of a ‘casualty’ on Eastbourne Pier yesterday.

Here is Eastbourne RNLI: “Our Volunteer Crew were paged on Friday 28th January at 15.45 hrs.

They were requested to launch the Inshore Lifeboat and tasked to assist Police and Local Coastguards with an incident on Eastbourne Pier.

Having been on scene for a short while, the incident was bought to a conclusion with the casualty being taken into the care of waiting Police and Local Coastguards.”

Picture courtesy of Carl Pocock Lifeboat Operations Manager.