Northern Ireland

Two lost walkers found in Mourne Mountains

Aerial view of Mourne Mountains
Image caption The pair became lost on Saturday night

Two men who became lost while walking in the Mournes area of County Down were found on Saturday by rescue workers.

The men lost their way near Annalong Forest at about 22:15 BST on Saturday according to the police.

A police helicopter, search and rescue co-ordinators (SAR) and the Mourne Rescue Team were called in to help.

The pair were discovered safe and well shortly after 01:00 BST on Sunday and were able to make their own way home.