Stay Safe on the Sea in the Autumn Winds

While many people are bemoaning the end of summer, there are plenty of windsurfers who are packing their gear with glee. The sun may be slightly more scarce but the wind is not, making this time of year ideal for those seeking adventure on the sea. Whichever season you choose to windsurf in, however, there

High Tide Warning to Animal Owners

Animal owners are being urged to be aware of tide times and conditions in a bid to protect their animals from harm. The danger warning came after 11 ponies had to be rounded up in Penclawdd in South Wales as a result of high tides in the Loughor Estuary. Horse welfare campaigners say that ponies

Controversial Scheme to Combat High Tides and Storms

Monitoring the tide times could become more about planning their weekends and less about protecting their homes for the people in flood-prone areas of Somerset thanks to a new £20 million scheme. People in the West Country county were among the worst hit during last year’s winter storms, but the creation of a new salt

September Tide Warnings

Welsh coastguards and lifeboat crews are warning people to beware as heavy swells and high tides are forecast during September. The warnings come after recent call-outs saw a large number of adults and children having to be rescued off the Welsh coast. Recent incidents included four major rescues in just one day, involving one man