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Climber winched to safety off Dorset coast

A coastguard helicopter helped rescue a climber stranded in wet weather at the base of cliffs near Swanage in Dorset.

Coastguard winch climber to safety

Coastguard helicopter Credit: Swanage Coastguard

A coastguard helicopter helped rescue a climber stranded in wet weather at the base of cliffs in Dorset.

The conditions left the man in his 40s unable to ascend the Subliminal climb, near Anvil Point, Swanage.

Crews responded just after 13:30 GMT on Saturday.

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