Boy, 7, and his father rescued from cliff
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Boy aged 7 and father rescued from Cowden cliff

A seven-year-old boy and his father have been rescued after an incoming tide left them stranded on a cliff face.

The pair were winched to safety from the 50ft (15m) cliff in Cowden, near Hornsea, East Yorkshire, by coastguard teams and a helicopter at 17:45 BST on Monday.

Footage of the rescue operation was captured and subsequently released by HM Coastguard Hornsea.

  • 09 Apr 2019
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