POLICE and Coastguard teams were called to Culver Cliffs this morning (Thursday) in a search for a missing person.

The Ise of Wight Police and teams from the Ventnor Coastguard Rescue Team and Bembridge Coastguard Rescue Team were called to the cliffs and the beach beneath them.

A spokesperson for the UK Coastguard said: "We were tasked alongside Ventnor Coastguard to assist police with with a search of the Culver Cliff area.

"The person was later found in the Newport area of the Island, so we stood down 09:56am."


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