BREAKING NEWS: Helicopter search for missing teenager

Police and lifeboat crews are currently searching for a teenage boy at Beachy Head.

The 16-year-old is believed to be on the beach close to the Beachy Head Lighthouse and with the high tide approaching, both lifeboats have been launched and the Sussex Police helicopter called out to find him before he becomes trapped by the tide.

The lifeboats were called into action at 10.30am this morning (Monday).