Paramedics called after man tries to recover flip-flop from sea

Paramedics called after man tries to recover flip flop from sea

Paramedics called after man tries to recover flip flop from sea

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A man got into difficulties trying to recover his flip-flop from the sea.

South East Coast Ambulance Service were called to Hastings at 11am this morning after he got into difficulty trying to recover his flip flop from sea but fortunately the man did not need treatment.

Paramedics said the incident highlighted the strength of the tide and undercurrent with other swimmers also reporting difficult swimming conditions.

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4:09pm Sun 8 Jun 14

notaconspiracy says...

To many of us, a flip-flop may not seem to merit the heroic act suggested in the article.

To others, a flip-flop may be all they own in the world!
To many of us, a flip-flop may not seem to merit the heroic act suggested in the article. To others, a flip-flop may be all they own in the world! notaconspiracy
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9:41pm Sun 8 Jun 14

FatherTed11 says...

Fingers crossed the flip flop made it.
Fingers crossed the flip flop made it. FatherTed11
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11:13pm Sun 8 Jun 14

Roundbill says...

Maybe it was one of those ones from the dodgy-looking stall in Churchill Square. Anyone retarded enough to fork out twenty five quid for a pair is idiotic enough to risk their pointless little lives recovering it from the water...
Maybe it was one of those ones from the dodgy-looking stall in Churchill Square. Anyone retarded enough to fork out twenty five quid for a pair is idiotic enough to risk their pointless little lives recovering it from the water... Roundbill
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