The parents of school boy who survived falling 20 feet from cliffs on North Tyneside say the near fatal incident is a reminder to all about the dangers of the coast.

Leighton Alexander, 13, from Shiremoor has just come out of a coma after suffering multiples injuries slipping from rocks at Browns Bay.

Lita Naylor, Leighton's mother, says her son is in shock at what's happened.