Stranded pair are airlifted to safety

First published in News Dorset Echo: Photograph of the Author by , Senior Reporter

A MAN and wife were airlifted by the Portland Coastguard helicopter after become stuck in dense scrub below Burning Cliff at Ringstead Bay.

Wyke coastguard officers were called at around 8pm on Saturday but the pair were in an inaccessible position for a land unit rescue.

They were winched to safety and did not require medical assistance.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree