Schoolboy rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in tree

Firefighters were called out to a Buckland school this morning after a pupil got stuck in a tree.

Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 5:01 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th June 2017, 3:39 pm
ARK Dickens Primary Academy. Picture: Google Maps

A crew from Southsea Fire Station rushed to ARK Dickens Primary Academy in Turner Road shortly before midday after a call from the school.

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A Hampshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said the boy, eight, had climbed the tree but had then refused to come back down.

Firefighters spoke to the boy and bought him back to the ground.

The boy was uninjured.