Cops and emergency services have mounted a major rescue operation to help a man dangling at the top of a 290ft tower in Carlisle after it appears he became stuck there overnight.
Photos and videos from the area shown on twitter- looks like a man hanging by his legs from the top of what’s known as Dixon’s Chimney.
Cops are unsure about how the man-made it up the former cotton mill tower, or why he is there? Cumbria police only saying that they are dealing with an incident.
the police said: “Police are continuing to deal with an incident at Dixon’s Chimney, Carlisle. Officers became aware of a man trapped at height in the area following a call to police”