Shed goes up in flames following electrical fault

09:23 02 April 2014


An electrical fault caused a shed to go up in flames on Tuesday.

Firefighters from Soham were called to a property in Mildenhall Road, Fordham, at about 6.51pm.

Crews remained at the scene for an hour while the blaze was extinguished.

The cause of the fire is accidental, resulting from an electrical fault.


More news stories

57 minutes ago

It’s taken a seven page heritage statement and a two page officer’s report but finally Charlotte Montgomery has won permission for a Wickes £75.99 rear gate for her home.


More than 100 MPs are calling on Barack Obama to block the extradition of an autistic Newmarket man accused of hacking into US computers.

37 minutes ago

Staff at Ely rail station have certainly been getting in the Halloween spirit.


A foster carer from Stretham has received a long service award to recognise her work with Cambridgeshire’s looked after children and young people.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up