Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 13°C

Five-day forecast

Havering’s award winning officer rescues trapped muntjac deer in Romford

PC Anthony Kiddle rescued the muntjac deer PC Anthony Kiddle rescued the muntjac deer

Monday, April 21, 2014
2:30 PM

Havering’s award-winning wildlife crime officer came to the rescue again, this time freeing a distressed muntjac deer caught in a metal fence.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

The deer was in distress, before running off into the woods once it was freedThe deer was in distress, before running off into the woods once it was freed

PC Anthony Kiddle attended Orange Tree Hill, in Romford, on Thursday morning after two response team officers spotted a muntjac deer trapped in a metal bar fence.

The deer was in some distress and had rubbed its fur from its body in an effort to release itself.

Response Team officers called PC Kiddle for assistance at about 8am, and utilising a hydraulic ram they were able to spread the bars apart and release the grateful animal, who then darted off into the local woods.

The deer was unharmed apart from the missing fur.

Read more:

Havering wildlife crime officer receives met-wide award for work

Share this article

More News

Click here to read the Digital Edition of the Romford Recorder on screen
Use our Wedding site to help you plan your big day!
At WeddingSite we know how much you have to organise for your wedding day, that's why we have designed a set of FREE, simple-to-use tools to make the planning process easy & hassle-free. FIND OUT MORE
Find a date using our online dating and friend finder
You can meet new friends, find romance or simply meet up online with people sharing similar interests and hobbies. FIND OUT MORE
Find a local business using our online directory search
Need a plumber? Or a florist? Or anything else? Search our business directory to find Romford businesses in just a few seconds. FIND OUT MORE
Family notices from the Romford Recorder, with readers' tributes
In memoriam, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, best wishes & special days. FIND OUT MORE

Around the Web See all