Helicopter search for kitesurfer

A SEARCH and rescue helicopter from Chivenor was called to the aid of a kitesurfer off the Welsh coast last night (Tuesday). The man had drifted off course in the Bristol Channel after leaving Weston-Super-Mare and ended up on a beach near Barry in South

A SEARCH and rescue helicopter from Chivenor was called to the aid of a kitesurfer off the Welsh coast last night (Tuesday).The man had drifted off course in the Bristol Channel after leaving Weston-Super-Mare and ended up on a beach near Barry in South Wales.A Chivenor crew was scrambled at 7pm in an operation that also involved five lifeboats.The man was found safe and well.


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