Seb Pearce

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

2017 has been a year of highs and lows across Fenland – and it’s certainly been a busy one for our photographer Ian Carter, who has braved all weathers to capture the year on camera. Here are just some of the stories he has snapped along the way.

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Dick Creasey
Sunday, December 17, 2017

The important role Fenland’s Golden Age Fairs play in the community was highlighted when 132 people turned out for the latest event at March Braza Club.

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Paul Medd
Friday, December 15, 2017

Fenland District Council has released a comprehensive guide to help homeowners identify, control and dispose of Britain’s most invasive plant – Japanese Knotweed.

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John Clark
Thursday, December 14, 2017

A new challenge inspired by next year’s Commonwealth Games has been launched at Thomas Clarkson Academy to encourage Year 7 students to take part in extra-curricular activities.

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Thomas Clarkson Academy
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Arran Duke hopes welcoming a number of important players back into his Wisbech St Mary squad will boost morale following a disappointing recent spell.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Two chefs at a Wisbech care home have had their culinary skills recognised at a national competition.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Jody Cundy has been named as part of Great Britain’s para-cycling squad for 2018.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Jordan Gill is aiming for success on a domestic level in 2018.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Wisbech returned to winning ways thanks to a courageous comeback and a terrific treble last weekend.

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Monday, December 11, 2017

A man suffered a head injury after falling from scaffolding in Wisbech.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Monday, December 11, 2017

Two Littleport shops were targeted by burglars this weekend.

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Littleport
Monday, December 11, 2017

UCL Premier Division

Wisbech Town 3-3 Eynesbury Rovers

Wisbech Town had to come from behind three times to rescue a point against Eynesbury Rovers in an end-to-end game at the Fenland Stadium.NON

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

Emergency call handlers and control room staff at the East of England Ambulance Service (EEAST) are sharing their stories of the unacceptable verbal abuse they receive whilst trying to do their best for patients.

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England Ambulance Service
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Football fans are being invited to sign up for a special festive fixture coming to Waterlees in Wisbech this month.

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Michelle Tanfield
Friday, December 8, 2017

Independent auditors have given Fenland District Council a clean bill of health in their assessment of the council’s accounts.

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Fenland District Council
Friday, December 8, 2017

A close friend of Ely fitness instructor John Wales – cleared of a single charge of sexual assault – has spoken of the relief at the jury’s unanimous not guilty verdict.

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Wales
Friday, December 8, 2017

A Wisbech recruitment agency is offering its foreign work force the chance to win a New Year flight home – if they work through the Christmas period.

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Friday, December 8, 2017

An online fundraising page set up to help a family whose house was burnt down in Wimblington has raised over £1,000.

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Friday, December 8, 2017

Fenland councillor Simon King says he is “astonished” that a council investigation into alleged irregularities in his expenses claims has been passed onto the police.

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Simon King
Thursday, December 7, 2017

A Wisbech volunteer has retired from the town’s branch of Save The Children after almost 40 years.

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Joe Perry produced some of his best snooker this season to book his place in the quarter-finals of the UK Championship.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

It’s officially panto season – and Jordan Productions is hoping to have a festive hit with its version of Jack & The Beanstalk this year.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wisbech brewery Elgood’s has donated £1,500 to The Norfolk House, Tapping House.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Tributes have been paid to a former teacher who was killed in a crash near Haddenham last week.

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Facebook
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Joe Perry says he is pleased with his current form after he booked his place in the fourth round of the UK Championship.

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Joe Perry
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Wisbech Town Hockey Club players paid tribute to club stalwart Paul Strickle last weekend.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Arran Duke says Wisbech St Mary were brought back down to earth with a bump on Saturday after they were hammered 6-0 at Swaffham Town.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

After long negotiations with the elves, Father Christmas has agreed to take time out of his busy schedule to come and visit Leverington as part of the village’s Christmas Market.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The director of the Eastern and South Eastern Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) visited the Wisbech branch to unveil its new sign and club last month.

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Steve Barclay

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