Updated: Wednesday, 17th July 2019 @ 3:25pm

What the flock? Ewe are in the way! Sheep stop Manchester-bound train in its tracks

What the flock? Ewe are in the way! Sheep stop Manchester-bound train in its tracks

| By Helen Le Caplain

Manchester train commuters were left feeling sheepish this morning as lambs made their way onto the line near Dinting.

The animals brought the Glossop-Manchester rail service to a juddering halt at about 7.30am – but the adventurous eight escaped their close shave without a roasting.

Image courtesy of Maggie Hunt via Facebook, with thanks.