Couple airlifted to safety

First published in News

A man and his wife were airlifted by Portland coastguard after become stuck in dense scrub below Burning Cliff, Ringstead Bay.

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

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

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10:48am Mon 3 Sep 12

Presstostop says...

In Weymouth?
In Weymouth? Presstostop
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10:59am Mon 3 Sep 12

lostnfound says...

Sounds like they should have applied Darwin's theory of survival of the fittest (:o))
Sounds like they should have applied Darwin's theory of survival of the fittest (:o)) lostnfound
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12:08pm Mon 3 Sep 12

Presstostop says...

Before being edited the above headline was 'Couple airlifted to safety in Weymouth'. Perhaps now that Echo staff are paying attention they would like to remove both my comments. Thank you.
Before being edited the above headline was 'Couple airlifted to safety in Weymouth'. Perhaps now that Echo staff are paying attention they would like to remove both my comments. Thank you. Presstostop
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