COASTGUARD teams were sent to Ryde beach today after a child was reported missing.

Bembridge and Ventnor Coastguard Rescue Crews both attended the scene but once there, it was established that the girl, seven, had been found in the water safe and well by a member of the public.

She was passed into the care of local lifeguards and reunited with family members.

allout 7/08/20 sent alongside @VentnorCRT to a missing 7 year old at Ryde.