BREAKING NEWS: Plane from RAF Cranwell crash lands near Ancaster

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A PLANE from RAF Cranwell has come down in a field at Byards Leap in Ancaster this morning.

The pilot was not injured in the incident, the Journal understands.

The plane concerned is believed to be a tutor plane. A witness, Mansell Beard of Willoughby Heath, Ancaster, contacted the Journal and described the plane as a “little white grub”.

Fire crews were called to the scene, which Mr Beard described as “quite peaceful”.