Fire service help rescue one-day-old foal trapped in mud in Mirfield

This one-day-old foal had a difficult start in life when it became trapped in mud today in Mirfield.

The foal back with its mother following the rescue.

West Yorkshire Fire Service said it had been drafted in to offer support at around 1.20pm.

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A technical rescue officers went out to the scene to help get the foal out of the mud and moved to a place of safety.

A spokeswoman said the foal was then left in the care of its protective mother.