A 70 YEAR old man who badly damaged a leg after falling on the Little Orme, was airlifted by the Coastguard rescue helicopter to hospital last Saturday.

He had slipped and fallen and was unable to get up

An HM Coastguard spokesman said: “Our Caernarfon based rescue helicopter and Llandudno Rescue Team were called to the Little Orme last Saturday afternoon after reports of a man being injured. He was winched off and airlifted to Ysbyty Gwynedd.”