Another trapped pigeon rescued by firefighters in Ipswich town centre

A pigeon has been rescued after getting stuck in netting in Ipswich town centre

A previous rescue of a pigeon in Queen Street, Ipswich, on July 16. Firefighters were today called to rescue another bird trapped in netting - Credit: Archant

Firefighters rescued a pigeon stuck in netting in Queen Street, Ipswich, today (Thursday, July 22).

A crew from Princes Street was called and used a nine-metre ladder to reach the trapped bird.

The fire service was called at 9.07am and the pigeon was freed by 9.25am.

A pigeon was also rescued from netting in Queen Street in a similar incident on Friday, July 16. On that occasion, the bird suffered a broken wing and was put in the care of the RSPCA.

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