JCB helps save stricken horse

A FARMER used a JCB to help pull out a horse that got stuck in a ditch by the main entrance to Great Yarmouth this morning. The horse became trapped at about 10.

A FARMER used a JCB to help pull out a horse that got stuck in a ditch by the main entrance to Great Yarmouth this morning. The horse became trapped at about 10.25am by the A47 entrance to the town.

As well as the JCB, two fire engines, one of which was carrying a rescue boat, attended the incident near to Acle New Road.

It took 50 minutes to free the horse.