Pigs rescued after floor collapses at farm

Firefighters saved the bacon of 11 pigs who became stuck in a drained slurry pit after the floor collapsed at a farm in Beeford.

The pigs were all returned safely to the farmer. (File photo)

Crews were called to Main Street just before 10.30am on Friday and the pigs were coaxed down a channel using food and water spray.

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All the animals were safely recovered and left with the farmer, while decontamination of the firefighters and their equipment was carried out on site.