The body of a women has been recovered from the foot of Beachy Head this morning (15 May).
The 46-year-old, who’s believed to have come from London, was discovered dead at the base of cliffs, 300m west of Cow Gap at around 11.15am.
Eastbourne Lifeboats were launched to help with the recovery.
Police found clothing, ID and a handwritten note at the cliff edge.
Her death is not being treated as suspicious and officers are making enquiries to find her next of kin. The woman’s identity is not being released at this time.