Man threatens to jump from cliffs

12:07 17 December 2012

Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat

Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat

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Lyme Regis lifeboat launched following police concerns for distressed man who was later found safe and well

Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat put to sea on Friday night following reports of a man in a distressed state threatening to jump from cliffs at West bay.

After being contacted by police, Portland coastguards requested the launch at 9pm.

But the crew retuned to base a few minutes later when the man was found safe and well in Bridport.

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