This is the most UKC news item I've seen lately, I'm a bit surprised I didn't read it here first..
And Darren Jackson in 3....2....1....
The young owl is now safely being looked after by a BAT sanctuary......
All's "well" that ends "well".... Maybe.
The owl looks completely pissed off. It obviously doesn't give two hoots about all the time and effort given to get it out.
> The young owl is now safely being looked after by a BAT sanctuary......
> All's "well" that ends "well".... Maybe.
Pity it isn't an animal farm.
The that would be Orwell
In a statement, the owl thanked all its rescuers and said "I was drinking a bit last night and don't know how I ended up down the well, I've got a bad head and feel a right twit too"
Too much Tawny Port?
Talonted team of rescuers.
Ha ha you guys are such a hoot.
> It obviously doesn't give two hoots about all the time and effort given to get it out.
It would have come out a lot quicker if they'd chucked in a lit match after filling the well full of oxygen!
I'm sure it's great for the owl. The bats might not be so happy about it...
> Pity it isn't an animal farm.
> The that would be Orwell
Is that the wrong species....
"The Bad Segeberg fire service pumped oxygen into the shaft......"
Maybe Segeberg needs to get a better fire service?
The BMC have launched a 'No Moor BBQs' campaign, after countless devastating moorland fires. They are calling on the government to criminalise the use of disposable barbeques on open moorland, with a severe penalty for anyone caught.