seagull is rescued from netting by Burnham-On-Sea fire crew
seagull trapped in netting on the roof of a Burnham-On-Sea town
centre business was rescued by firefighters on Wednesday (August
Burnham-On-Sea fire crew was called out to the High Street to
bring down the bird using an extension ladder, as pictured here.
incident occurred above Calm Gourmet Coffee Bar on Wednesday afternoon
just after 1.30pm.
northern end of Burnham High Street was temporarily closed to
traffic while the crew carried out the high-rise rescue.
worried passer-by had raised the alarm after spotting the bird
struggling in netting at the edge of the roof.
bird was handed over to carers at Secret World in East Huntspill
The high-rise rescue underway in Burnham-On-Sea town centre