A man has been rescued after falling from a cliff in Howth, north Co Dublin.
The alarm was raised at about 5.30pm this evening, after the man failed to return from a walk.
The Howth Coastguard and helicopter were involved in the search.
The teams carried out a 'rope rescue' near the Bailey Lighthouse, and the man was winched to safety.
He was brought to Tallaght hospital where his condition is described as critical.