Almost 60 years on, Terry is searching for canal lifesaver

Terry Buck today, and pictured with his rescuer in 1955

Terry Buck today, and pictured with his rescuer in 1955

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A man whose life was saved by a quick thinking neighbour is hoping to track down the helpful hero almost 60 years after the incident.

Terry Buck, who now lives in America, has tried for two decades to get in touch with lifesaver Brian Rance.

Back in February 1955, when Terry was just 10 years old, he fell into the Grand Union Canal at Hemel Hempstead while playing with homemade floating boats along the River Gade with a young pal.

 

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