A COTSWOLD dog walker had to be rescued after being trapped up to his knees in mud in Moreton.

Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service were called by a member of the public just after 5pm yesterday (Saturday) to Dulverton Place.

One crew from Moreton attended the incident and a water rescue team from the station used specialist rescue equipment and a floating pathway to free the man from the mud.

Fortunately he was not injured.

Crews were on scene for 90 minutes.