Welwyn Garden City builder is hailed a hero after kitten rescue
PUBLISHED: 09:36 17 November 2015 | UPDATED: 09:36 17 November 2015
A passing Welwyn Garden City builder sprang into action to save a kitten who had been stranded on a rooftop overnight.
Joe du Marney was out distributing leaflets in Cowslip Hill, Letchworth, when he rescued Jeffrey, a six-month-old tabby cat. Jeffrey somehow got onto the roof of a neighbour’s house on Wednesday and wouldn’t be coaxed down.
Joe, who works for StrongStone Home Improvements, noticed what was going on after his work-mate Liam Maxwell said he could hear a cat.
“I saw the homeowners outside and decided to go over and have a chat to them,” said Joe.
“I have quite a soft voice so I thought maybe I could convince the cat to come down to the window.
Joe volunteered to climb out onto the roof through the skylight to grab Jeffrey.
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