A number of wild dolphins have been spotted from Workington on Cumbria's west coast.

The video above was captured by a dog walker who managed to see the incredible sight this morning (June 4).

Two or three dolphins can be seen in the video but Rachel Firth, who shot the footage said there could have been more than five.

Ms Firth shared two videos and in one you can see two dolphins swimming ahead of a small yellow boat near the port.

She said: "I was walking the dog when I saw a splash but didn’t think much of it.

"When I watched closer I realised it was two or three dolphins - it was amazing!

"I was very excited as I haven’t seen wild dolphins before.

"There was over five of them.

"They swam along with the boat and then went out of sight."

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The bottlenose dolphin is the most common in the UK and most likely to be seen off our coastline, although the common dolphin is also, unsurprisingly, reasonably common.