Emergency services were called to the River Great Ouse at King’s Lynn earlier today and police have now confirmed a woman’s body was been recovered from the water at West Lynn.

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said officers in Lynn were called at 10.39am to a “concern for safety” and recovered the body of a woman. Police are treating the death as unexplained and making enquiries around identification.

A post-mortem examination will take place in due course to establish the cause of death.