Pony rescued from ditch

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Emergency services were called after a pony became trapped in a ditch.

Fire crews attended after the animal got stuck in a drainage ditch to the rear of Bartholomew Road in Morecambe, at about 3.30pm on Monday.

Engines from Lancaster and Morecambe rushed to the scene, as well as rope rescue and the Bay Search and Rescue team.

The pony was thought to have jumped into the ditch after being spooked by fireworks, and was rescued using stirrups.