Wales

Llandudno rescuers called to save Minnie Mouse at sea

A lifeboat crew was called to a rescue only to find a large inflatable of cartoon character Minnie Mouse had been mistaken for a person falling in the sea in Conwy county.

A caller told Holyhead Coastguard they had seen the figure falling in the sea at Llandudno North Beach.

Llandudno inshore lifeboat was sent out to investigate and found the large cartoon figure.

The coastguard said the call at 19:45 BST had been made in good faith.

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