Boy rescued from golf course mud

AN 11-year-old boy had to be rescued by firefighters after becoming stuck in mud at a Doncaster golf course.

The boy was knee high in mud in a pond near the first hole of Hickleton Golf Course, Hickleton Road, Doncaster.

Edlington and Adwick firefighters used reach poles and rescue lines to pull the boy to safety during the incident on Saturday around 4pm.

The boy was said to be in good health following his ordeal.