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Rnli 'Forced To Destroy' Man's Bathtub After He Tries To Cross Ocean With His Dog

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RNLI ‘forced to destroy’ man’s bathtub after he tries to cross ocean with his dog

RNLI rescuers were “forced to destroy” a man’s bathtub after he repeatedly tried to cross the ocean in it with his dog.

The bizarre incident was described by broadcaster Jeremy Vine on his BBC Radio 2 show on Monday (4 March), the 200th anniversary of the organisation.

An RNLI spokesperson said: “The RNLI always recommends that anyone planning to go on the water has the appropriate equipment, knowledge and awareness of the risks. Our volunteer crews are always ready to respond to their pagers 24/7.”

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