Body discovered at the base of cliffs near Eastbourne

A body has been discovered at the base of cliffs near Eastbourne.

Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 9:58 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 10:00 am

Sussex Police said officers were called to 'the cliff area in Friston' at around 6.45pm last night (April 13) after a body was discovered.

They are investigating the circumstances around the death, police and, and next of kin have been informed.

Pictures from the scene show emergency services including Sussex Police, the RNLI, Coastguard and South East Coast Ambulance Service around Beachy Head.