Bing's disappearing act in London
Last updated at 10:01, Friday, 22 February 2013
THE bright lights of London proved irresistible for Jack the Lad terrier Bing.
His usual haunts are rural splendour of Birtley in the North Tyne, but owner Adam Waugh decided to take the Jack Russell with him on a trip to the capital on Sunday.
Six year-old Bing got so excited by the hurly burly of the big city as he bounced around on the back seat of Adam’s car that he stood on the electric window catch – and unknown to Adam, he dived out of the open window!
**For the full story read this week’s Hexham Courant.
First published at 10:00, Friday, 22 February 2013
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk
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