Fire crew called out to rescue trapped dove in St Neots

Crews arrived to find a dove trapped in netting above the third floor of a block of flats.

Crews arrived to find a dove trapped in netting above the third floor of a block of flats. - Credit: Archant

A crew from St Neots Fire Station were called out by the RSPCA to rescue a trapped dove yesterday afternoon (Monday).

At around 2:20pm, one crew was called to assist the RSPCA with an animal rescue on Stone Hill, St Neots.

Crews arrived to find a dove trapped in netting above the third floor of a block of flats.

Firefighters used a 13.5m ladder and working at height gear to rescue the dove, before returning to their station by 3.20pm.