North West Wales

Diver rescued at Newry Beach, Holyhead, and flown to Ysbyty Gwynedd

A diver has been rescued off the Anglesey coast and flown by air ambulance to hospital.

He was pulled from the water at Newry Beach, Holyhead, on Saturday at around 14:00 BST after a member of the public raised the alarm.

Holyhead coastguard said the diver was given mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and airlifted to Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor.

The North Wales Ambulance Service said the man was breathing and fully conscious when he was transferred.

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