Surfers airlifted to safety at Rossnowlagh Beach yesterday

Rescue 118 Helicopter airlifted two surfers to safety yesterday afternoon.

A number of emergency calls were made to Malin Head Coast guard just after 3.35pm Friday after two men got into difficulty at Rossnowlagh Beach in Co. Donegal.

Bundoran RNLI were also involved with the rescue and arrived at around 4pm.

The surfers were safely brought to shore by the helicopter and assessed by members of the National Ambulance Service.