Body found on the beach off Beachy Head coast

Coastguard helicopter
Coastguard helicopter

A body was found in the sea at Crowlink on Thursday afternoon.

The lifeboat from Newhaven was launched and the coastguard helicopter to recover the body after a member of the public reported seeing someone in the water off Crowlink, which is in the middle of the Seven Sisters cliffs.

The helicopter airlifted the body and police are now investigating.