Woman confirmed to have died in Saltburn cliff incident

Woman confirmed to have died in Saltburn cliff incident

Emergency services were contacted at around 7pm about concerns for the woman

Police have confirmed that the body of a woman was tragically found at Huntcliff in Saltburn on Sunday night.

Emergency services - including the police, ambulance and coastguard helicopter - all attended the scene.

Cleveland Police said it was first called just after 7pm to concerns for a woman.

When officers arrived, they sadly discovered a body.

A Cleveland Police spokeswoman said: "The woman’s death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.    

"Our thoughts are with the woman’s family and friends at this difficult time."

Humber Coastguard and the North East Ambulance Service confirmed they also attended.

She is the second woman to die at the cliffs in just 10 days. The body of a missing woman was found by emergency services on Friday, September 20 .



Mental health and suicide support

Mental health and suicide support

Helplines and support groups

The NHS Choices website lists the following helplines and support networks for people to talk to.

  • Samaritans (116 123) operates a 24-hour service available every day of the year. If you prefer to write down how you're feeling, or if you're worried about being overheard on the phone, you can email Samaritans at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Childline (0800 1111) runs a helpline for children and young people in the UK. Calls are free and the number won't show up on your phone bill.
  • PAPYRUS (0800 068 41 41) is a voluntary organisation supporting teenagers and young adults who are feeling suicidal.
  • Mind (0300 123 3393) is a charity based in England providing advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.
  • Students Against Depression is a website for students who are depressed, have a low mood or are having suicidal thoughts.
  • Bullying UK is a website for both children and adults affected by bullying.
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