Dog rescued from ditch
FIREFIGHTERS have rescued a dog after it got stuck in a drainage ditch at a popular Suffolk beauty spot.
It happened at Alton Water, near Ipswich, shortly before 3.30pm today.
Firefighters received a call that a dog had slipped into a drainage channel off the main reservoir and was unable to get itself back out.
A crew from Princes Street in Ipswich attended and used a short extension ladder to rescue the dog.
It was reunited with its owner shortly before 4pm.