William Stukeley Primary School, Holbeach, stages real-life animal rescue featuring hedgehog Timmy trapped in a drainpipe
Youngsters and staff at a Holbeach school witnessed a real-life animal rescue perfectly timed for Hedgehog Awareness Week.
Timmy the hedgehog got himself stuck down a drainpipe at William Stukeley Primary School on Tuesday.
After attempts by the school's site manager, John Sampson, and an RSPCA inspector to free Timmy, it was left to Holbeach vet Louise Johnson who applied a gentle touch to rescue the hedgehog.
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