Pony and horse

FIREFIGHTERS helped get a horse that had fallen in mud back on its feet.

The incident happened at 9.50am on Monday, June 13, on Main Street in Newton. Crews from Alfreton and Matlock joined the horse’s owner and a vet who had been unable to right it.

Fire crews from Alfreton were called to help a pony that caught its tongue in its bit on Friday, June 10, at 7.45pm, on Peasehill Road, Ripley.