Police and mountain rescue join search for missing angler

Police and Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue have joined in the search for an angler who is missing off the coast of Scarborough.

Crews search the coast for the missing angler

The man was reported missing last night when he failed to return home. His two dogs were found near the cliffs.

Officers and volunteers have moved the search inland, along cliff top paths and towards the village of Burniston.

Lifeboat crews were stood down earlier this morning.

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Search for missing angler off Scarborough coast

A lifeboat and helicopter have been deployed to search for a missing angler near Burniston, just north of Scarborough in North Yorkshire.