A CAT and a dog were rescued from a kitchen fire in Mardy, near Abergavenny, on Saturday afternoon.

Firefighters from Abergavenny were sent to a mid-terrace two-storey home on Gwent Place at 3.29pm.

A spokeswoman from the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service said the crew put out the fire using breathing equipment and two hose reel jets.

No-one was injured and the crew left the property at 4pm.