Bill Owens from Liverpool reunited with missing ring
22 August 2013 Last updated at 16:42 BST
When Bill Owens from Liverpool lost a treasured family heirloom while on holiday in Bournemouth, he presumed he would never see it again.
Then, by chance, he stumbled across a beachcomber who might just be the answer to his prayers.
But it was BBC Northwest Tonight's Dave Guest who ended up surprising him with some good news.