Emergency service vehicles take over historic abbey

Some of the country's most modern emergency rescue vehicles have gone on show at the historic Newstead Abbey in Nottinghamshire.

Visitors to Newstead Abbey look around fire engines, police vans and other emergency service vehicles as part of the event Credit: ITV Central

Fire engines, forensics officers, dog handlers, rescue units and road traffic collision demonstrators were all on display as part of a special 999 Emergency Services Day.

The Sea King helicopter was the star attraction, putting on a display over the abbey grounds for hundreds of delighted visitors.

The Sea King RAF helicopter puts on a show Credit: ITV Central