06:20AM, Friday 07 February 2014
Firefighters in Maidenhead were called out today to rescue two trapped residents.
They were first called to Boots in the High Street to rescue an elderly woman who was stuck in the lift after a power cut at about 10.30am.
The woman was said to a little shaken, but unhurt.
At about midday they were in Harrow Lane, where a man was got stuck on his roof.
The young man in his 20s was hanging onto his chimney after his ladder had fallen away after he climbed up to fix some tiles.
The crew from Maidenhead fire station used its own ladder to rescue him, unharmed.
Paramedics were called to the scene of a medical emergency in Maidenhead on Monday morning (June 27).
A teenager who died after getting into difficulty in the Jubilee River has been described as a ‘gentle giant’ in a tribute from his school.