Firefighters called to rescue trapped horse

Firefighters were called to rescue a horse trapped in a cattle grid by his leg yesterday.

Thankfully, 30-year-old Marty had managed to get himself free before they arrived.

The Richmond crew which attended the incident at Croft-on-Tees with the animal rescue team from Ripon helped the vet right the horse.

The incident was reported at about 7.10pm.