Video shows emergency services after cathedral fall

Video footage shows emergency services at Wells Cathedral in Somerset after a woman fell 30ft inside the cathedral's bell tower.

The 60-year-old became trapped between two walls 150ft up before she was winched up to the roof by fire crews and airlifted to safety in a helicopter.

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Woman wedged between cathedral turrets rescued

A woman has been winched up by a helicopter after falling around 20 to 30ft between two turrets of a cathedral. The woman, who is thought to be in her 60s, is believed to have been on a tour of Wells Cathedral in Somerset.