Aberdeen beach rescue attempts 'heroic'
The efforts of emergency service personnel and members of the public at an incident on Aberdeen beach in which a mother and son died were "heroic", Police Scotland has said.
Chief Supt Campbell Thomson described the deaths of Lucas Walker, 6, and 37-year-old Julie Walker who had entered the sea to try and help her son, as tragic.
21 Aug 2016
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland