Walker rescued after search on Ben Macdui

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Image caption, A search for the man was carried out on Ben Macdui

A man has been rescued after getting into difficulty while walking in the Cairngorms.

A major search for the walker, involving Braemar and Aberdeen mountain rescue teams, was launched on Ben Macdui at about 20:00 on Saturday.

The Coastguard helicopter was unable to join the search due to poor weather conditions.

It was later confirmed that the man had been found and taken off the mountain.