Northern Ireland

Walker rescued from Donegal cliff face

A 28-year-old man is recovering after he was rescued from a cliff face in south west Donegal in a 12-hour operation.

The man got into difficulties whilst out walking on Tuesday afternoon.

The Coastguard helicopter was unable to reach him and a team worked to recover him from Slieve League.

He was taken to Sligo General Hospital suffering from back and leg injuries.