A man was found dead on the rocks at the bottom of the cliff face at Għajn Tuffieħa on Sunday.

Rescuers of the Civil Protection Department were called out at about 11am to recover the man from the rocks below the historic watchtower.

He was taken away from the scene in a boat. 

The police are investigating the circumstances of his death. 

Photo - Johnatan Borg.Photo - Johnatan Borg.