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RNLI's Lindisfarne causeway warning


The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is warning lives could be lost unless people take more care when visiting Lindisfarne island.

More than 20 people were rescued last year after becoming trapped on the island following the flooding of the causeway linking it to the mainland.

Laura Bicker reports.


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