Body found at popular Yorkshire holiday beach

The body of a woman has been found on a beach in a popular tourists destination.

Tuesday, 29th October 2019, 12:53 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th November 2019, 4:00 pm
A man's body was found on the beach at Flamborough Head, near Bridlington.

The body was found on the beach at Flamborough Head, near Bridlington, this morning (Tuesday, October 29).

Officers from Humberside Police were called by a member of the public at around 9.40am to an area of the beach, near to the lighthouse.

It was initially reported the body was that of a man, however the force said it is now understood to be that of a woman.

Emergency services are currently in attendance.

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A statement by the police force said: "Enquiries are in their very early stages."