Berkshire

Cookham: Police search for man missing in River Thames

Emergency services at scene
Image caption Emergency services were seen at a stretch of the river in Cookham

Police are searching for a man who is feared to have drowned in the River Thames.

Emergency services, including the air ambulance, were called to a stretch of the river in Cookham, Berkshire, at about 18:30 BST on Tuesday.

Thames Valley Police said it was reported that a man had entered the water.

"Officers are working to locate the man, who was not seen to get out of the water," the force said in a tweet.

Pictures from the scene appear to show rescue workers, including fire crew rescue teams, in boats on the river.

Earlier, South Central Ambulance Service tweeted to say that "reports of three boys having drowned in this incident are not correct".

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