Missing Scilly Visitor is Safe, Found On Tresco

Emergency services including the St Mary’s Lifeboat, RNAS Culdrose Helicopter and Coastguards from Tresco and St Martins have been called out this evening. They’ve been mobilised to help find an elderly man who failed to return to the New Inn on Tresco. The alert was raised at around 8pm. He was found around 30 minutes later. Falmouth Coastguard say he appears to have slipped while walking. The St Mary’s Lifeboat crew are going to bring the man back to St Mary’s for transfer by ambulance to St Mary’s Hospital where his condition can be checked. We’ll have more details on Radio Scilly news at 7am.