Woman rescued after fall on rocks

A woman had to be taken to hospital after she fell on rocks near to Robin Hood’s Bay earlier this afternoon.

Members of Whitby Coastguard team were alerted at 1.30pm and she was found between the village and Boggle Hole.

She was rescued and transferred to a waiting ambulance for further treatment but it is unclear whether her injuries were serious.

Members of the rescue team were stood down by 2.15pm