Clacton: Emergency services carry out shoreline search for missing child

The RAF search and rescue helicopter

The RAF search and rescue helicopter - Credit: Andrew Partridge

Emergency services in Essex carried out a shoreline search for a missing child.

Thames Coastguard received reports of a child missing in the Clacton area at about 4.30pm yesterday.

Clacton Coastguard Rescue Team, Clacton RNLI’s inshore lifeboat and RAF Wattisham’s rescue helicopter all performed a shoreline search but no-one was found.


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