Damaged ride in Skegness Pleasure Beach
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Fire crews rescue 22 from fairground ride in Skegness

Fire crews have rescued 22 people after they became stuck on a fairground ride in Skegness.

The adults and children became trapped in a vertical position on the Surf Rider at Botton's Amusements on Grand Parade.

Jason Lawley, from Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service, said the ride had experienced "some kind of failure" but all customers had been rescued.

  • 30 Aug 2011