Lulworth Cove 'explorer' rescued from waist-deep mud

Stair Hole, Lulworth Cove Image copyright Eugene Birchall
Image caption The 29-year-old man got stuck at Stair Hole near Lulworth Cove

A man has been rescued after becoming trapped waist-deep in mud at a popular Dorset beauty spot.

The 29-year-old had been "exploring the landscape" near Lulworth Cove when he got stuck at Stair Hole on Sunday afternoon, the fire service said.

Two fire engines, a "technical rescue team", paramedics and the coastguard agency were called to the scene.

The man was uninjured. The fire service has warned of the dangers of cliff pathways and embankments.

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