POLICE have confirmed the discovery of a body at Penarth seafront today (Apr 28).

South Wales Police have confirmed that they were called just before 11am this morning following the discovery.

The body was discovered at the foot of the cliffs along the Penarth seafront.

The Welsh Ambulance Service and The Coastguard were also at the scene.

A police spokesperson said: “Emergency services are at a scene near the foot of cliffs along Penarth seafront following the discovery of a body.

Police were called to the scene shortly before 10.50am today.”

The Coastguard and The Welsh Ambulance Service have been asked for a statement.