Coastguard and lifeboat crews find body on rocks at bottom of cliffs on the Isle of Wight

Daily Echo: Search for missing person called off after body found Search for missing person called off after body found

A MAJOR search for a missing man last night ended with the discovery of a body on rocks at the bottom of a cliff.

Coastguard and lifeboat teams were all scrambled in the hunt for the man before the body was found at 8.45pm.

A spokesman for Solent Coastguard told the Daily Echo the alarm was raised just before 7pm and lifeboats from Bembridge and Sandown assisted with the search.

The body of the man was spotted at the bottom of Culver Cliff in Bembridge. It was recovered late last night.

Hampshire police have not released any details concerning the discovery.

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10:16am Sat 5 Jul 14

excusemoi says...

Two bodies found on IOW? This one and another on pavement. What's going on?
Two bodies found on IOW? This one and another on pavement. What's going on? excusemoi
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10:35am Sat 5 Jul 14

ejdante123 says...

culver cliff is in sandown, not bembridge
culver cliff is in sandown, not bembridge ejdante123
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1:09pm Sat 5 Jul 14

mickey01 says...

ejdante123 wrote:
culver cliff is in sandown, not bembridge
between the two i think it is where the monument is
[quote][p][bold]ejdante123[/bold] wrote: culver cliff is in sandown, not bembridge[/p][/quote]between the two i think it is where the monument is mickey01
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6:11pm Sat 5 Jul 14

Reality-man says...

excusemoi wrote:
Two bodies found on IOW? This one and another on pavement. What's going on?
ummm People are dying? It's been happening for years now
[quote][p][bold]excusemoi[/bold] wrote: Two bodies found on IOW? This one and another on pavement. What's going on?[/p][/quote]ummm People are dying? It's been happening for years now Reality-man
  • Score: 2
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