UK

Coastguard recovers man’s body spotted in English Channel

The body of a man has been recovered by the Coastguard in the English Channel, after being spotted by another vessel.

The body, which was lifted from the water this afternoon, has been taken to Eastbourne, Sussex Police have said.

Officers said the man had been seen in the water in the “mid-English Channel”. They have not identified him, or confirmed his nationality.

Enquiries have begun into the circumstances of his death.

Articles You May Like

First easing of grocery inflation for 21 months but Christmas dinner costs surge 9%
‘So many questions’: Harry asked about royals at awards ceremony
Revealed: Supermarket chains where prices have risen fastest during the cost of living crisis
Big advertisers including Amazon returning to Twitter, says report
Avatar is back after 13 years – but will the sequel live up to the original?