Children rescued from water near Denford

Denford Lock
Denford Lock

Two children had to be rescued from the water near Denford Lock when they got into difficulty while swimming.

Police, firefighters and ambulance crews were all called to the scene at about 4pm and helped the two children, said to be a boy and a girl aged about 12, from the water.

A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said the children were taken to hospital for treatment as a precaution, but neither was injured.