PICTURE SPECIAL: Huge search for missing kayaker

THE police chief leading the search for the missing South Tyneside kayaker today appealed for the public’s help.

Superintendent Steve Howes, from Northumberland area command, said: “Our searches of the area are continuing today with assistance from the HM Coastguard and RAF Boulmer.

SEARCH GOES ON ... an RAF Sea King helicopter and a search and rescue team taking part in a operation after three kayakers went missing last night in the River Tyne, Northumberland.
SEARCH GOES ON ... an RAF Sea King helicopter and a search and rescue team taking part in a operation after three kayakers went missing last night in the River Tyne, Northumberland.

“Anyone who sees anything or has any information they think would assist with our searches should contact us.”

 

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