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Firefighters rescue swan stuck up tree in Norfolk

Firefighters rescue the swan from the tree. Credit: Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service.

Firefighters have rescued a swan after it became trapped up a tree in Norfolk.

The RSPCA were called to the distressed animal, which was stuck 20 feet up in the air, in Cranwich near Thetford at the weekend.

The swan was trapped by its wing and leg which had caught on a branch.

A fire crew from Methwold brought the swan down safely before it was taken to an RSPCA rescue centre.

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What's occurring? Gavin and Stacey's Ruth Jones reveals her less glamorous introduction to theatre stardom

Hugely talented writer and actor Ruth Jones is best known for her roles in Gavin and Stacey, Stella and Little Britain.

But her early acting career wasn't quite so glamorous.

Ahead of appearing in The Nightingales at Cambridge Arts Theatre, she spoke to ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson about her more humble beginnings.

Norfolk TV and fishing legend John Wilson dies in Thailand

John Wilson has died in Thailand. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A Norfolk television, radio and fishing legend, once voted "the greatest angler of all time", has died at his home in Thailand.

John Wilson spent years bringing fishing to millions through his programmes, including Anglia's Go Fishing.

Today his family confirmed the broadcaster had died in Thailand, where he had lived since 2013.

Mr Wilson, who was born in 1943 and spent much of his life in Lenwade near Norwich, had a stroke on Sunday and passed away this morning, Tuesday 13 November at 4.30am.

This video report was broadcast on ITV Anglia in 1999 when John published his autobiography "Fifty Years A Fisherman"

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