Can I also say that whoever the young guy was who went in after the second girl is a blooming hero so well done. He had to risk his own life (because the life ring was too short) to swim out in the pitch black darkness and grab hold of her and bring her in. Well done mate you saved the day.
Lights on the handrails, get real. Lets put light on the coast path also.
People with kids need to educate them on the general risks off life, if they don't, we know what happens.
The council can't stop stupidity and people need to accept their actions have consequences. Sorry, but wrapping everyone in bubble wrap is stupid, as is letters to install lights on ladders!