Firefighters rescue cow stuck in water

15:09 12 May 2014


Firefighters rescued a cow that was stuck in water in Little Thetford on Sunday.

One crew from Ely and two from Cambridge were called shortly after 8.45am to reports of a cow stuck in water in Holt Fen Drove.

Crews arrived and released the cow and returned it to its owner. They returned to their stations by 10.45am.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ely Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ely Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ely Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories


A Littleport man who is disabled from combat in Afghanistan has been left “completely gutted” after thieves broke into his home and stole medals and medication.

Yesterday, 13:03

A Littleport councillor believes that if motorists “would stop driving too fast” the number of accidents on Branch Bank and Padnal Bank would be far less.

Yesterday, 11:53

A Littleport man has said “accidents will continue to happen” on the notorious Branch Bank/Padnal Bank road outisde his home after another car ended up in a ditch leaving a driver trapped this morning.

Yesterday, 10:45

Teachers and students at King’s Ely were awarded the eTwinning prize for European collaboration in the National eTwinning Award Ceremony.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up