Two fitness enthusiasts 'feel the burn' of shame
A member of the public had alerted the emergency services after seeing the swimmers and mistaking their antics as waves for help.
“It’s easy to see how the misunderstanding occurred,” said a Coastguard spokesman.
Both swimmers, described by the spokesman as ‘competent’, swam to shore unaided.
We like to think this 1970’s gem from Clifford T Ward might have offered a little clarity to the situation.