Officers say 'mooove along' to escaped cow

Police on the Fylde coast received an unusual call-out - a cow loose on a housing estate.

Saturday, 25th August 2018, 10:54 am
Updated Saturday, 25th August 2018, 12:00 pm
Cow on the loose. Photo: Fylde Police

Officers from the Fylde Neighbourhood Team managed to divert the cow back to its home after the call-out last night.

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And the incident sparked a rash of punning on the local police team's Facebook page, with officers commenting that the animal should 'mooove on'.

Reader Clare Gorst replied: "You're so brave, I'm surprised you're not cow-ering in your car but I suppose if the neighbours have a beef about it, you have to grab the bull by the horns and get it mooved without milking the situation.