Trapped bird causes flap at Seaton

PUBLISHED: 10:29 25 June 2012 | UPDATED: 14:44 25 June 2012

A rooftop seagull feeds its young

A rooftop seagull feeds its young


Firefighters rescue seagull from roof netting

Firefighters from Seaton were called to rescue a seagull trapped in netting on Saturday morning.

They were summoned to Jubilee lodge, on The Underfleet, by RSPCA officials.

The bird had become tangled in netting two storeys up and crew members used a roof ladder to reach it, before freeing it and passing it into the care of the animal welfare officials.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Midweek Herald