THERE was an emergency operation last night to help an injured person.

The RNLI Volunteer Crew was paged at 7pm to launch the Inshore Lifeboat.

They were tasked to assist local Coastguards and Coastguard Rescue Helicopter with ‘the extraction of a person that was injured whilst walking around the coast at Beachy Head.’

The RNLI Volunteer Crew was also in action at 8pm on Saturday.

They joined Local Coastguards and Police with a search for a missing person.The person was located safe and well.