A swimmer ‘missing between Eastbourne Pier and the Wish Tower’ today has been found.

Here is Eastbourne RNLI: “Our Volunteer Crew were paged today Monday 20th December at12.45 hrs.They were requested to launch the Inshore Lifeboat and tasked to assist local Coastguards with a search for a swimmer reported missing between Eastbourne Pier and the Wish Tower.

After a thorough search of the area and the swimmer located safely ashore the Inshore Lifeboat was stood down and returned to station.The call was put down to a false alarm with good intent.”

Pictures courtesy of Daniel Baldock.