The actions of a lifeguard have been commended after he pulled a family of three out of the water in Ballycastle. Pic Steven McAuley/McAuley Multimedia
AN RNLI beach lifeguard has been commended for his actions after helping a woman and her two children to safety in Ballycastle on Sunday (August 8).
The lifeguard leapt into action when he spotted a woman in distress at the mouth of the River Margey in Ballycastle.
Shortly after 12pm, an RNLI lifeguard based on Ballycastle beach was on patrol and became aware that a woman had waded into the shallow water at the mouth of the river at Ballycastle.
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