THE fire service has rescued a horse from a ditch in Evesham.

The horse, named Max, was rescued from a ditch in South Littleton today (September 12).

HWFire Evesham tweeted: @HWFireBromyard along with an Evesham fire crew helped Max from a muddy ditch.

“Thanks for the help from the local vet and also for the help from the landowners for the use of their diggers etc.”