Church roof heli rescue
A TOURIST was winched by helicopter from York Minster after falling ill.
The man became unwell on a viewing platform of the 235ft central tower.
It is the highest point of the magnificent cathedral and is reached by 275 steps.
Yorkshire Air Ambulance called for help from the coastguard to airlift the man t o hospital on Thursday. In 2008 a man in his 70s was airlifted from the roof after collapsing.