Coastguards rescued a dog after it took a ‘tumble’ over a cliff in Weymouth.

Wyke Coastguard were tasked with rescuing the dog on Tuesday evening just before 5pm, along the underbarn close to Bincleaves.

A spokesman for Wyke Coastguard said: “The owners were not local, so were quickly reassured that recovery would be quick and undertaken on foot.

"Within 10 minutes two coastguard rescue officers had the dog on a lead and back with his grateful owners non the worse for wear after his tumble.”