More than 100 sheep stranded near Hailsham due to flood water

Emergency services are currently attending an incident involving stranded sheep near Hailsham.

Thursday, 21st October 2021, 3:28 pm
Updated Thursday, 21st October 2021, 5:09 pm

A spokesperson for East Sussex Fire & Rescue said it is working with crews from Kent and West Sussex to rescue the sheep in Michelham Priory Road in Upper Dicker today (Thursday, October 21).

The service said, “Over 100 sheep are stranded because of flood water. We were called at 12.07pm to attend this and all are still in attendance including Sussex Police.”

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Sheep stranded in Hailsham. Photo from Lewis Isted. SUS-211021-170246001
Sheep stranded in Hailsham. Photo from Lewis Isted. SUS-211021-170307001
Sheep stranded in Hailsham. Photo from Lewis Isted. SUS-211021-170230001