Fire service free schoolboys stuck in child swing

Firefighters had to cut two secondary schoolboys free after they got stuck in a child's swing in a play area.

A crew from Northfield Community Fire Station went to the Victoria Park play area on Tuesday 16 June.

The boys were stuck in the swing for about an hour Credit: Facebook/Northfield Community Fire Station

A picture posted on the station's Facebook page showed two children stuck in a swing with bars to stop smaller children from falling out.

The post on social media also said the firefighters used cutting gear to free the boys, with the only injuries being "a bit of bruised pride".