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

Yesterday, 14:35
Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely, MOD land

The Princess of Wales Hospital has been forced to suspend a number of services due to a water supply interruption.

Yesterday, 12:17
Arthur Rank Hospice festive fun run at Ely

Hundreds of runners braved the weekend’s cold snap to complete the annual Ely Festive 5K for the Arthur Rank Hospice in Cambridge.

Yesterday, 10:58
Cambridge Boathouse turf cutting ceremony

Work has started on a £2.8 million boathouse for the University of Cambridge in Ely.

Yesterday, 14:05
Horrible Christmas

Fancy watching something a little out of the ordinary at the Cambridge Corn Exchange this Christmas? Then this is the competition for you!

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition