Monday, January 22, 2018

‘Houston we have a problem’ admitted county councillor Bill Hunt, vice chairman of the county council highways and community infrastructure, when he offered a public apology today for the number of potholes across Cambridgeshire.

Read more
BBC
Friday, January 19, 2018

Do you run a food business in Fenland and want to improve the food safety knowledge and skills of yourself and staff?

Read more
Fenland District Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Cambs Police have issued a warning on social media to “drive carefully” after many Fenland roads are covered in ice.

Read more
Cambs Police
Friday, January 19, 2018

Greater Anglia is offering free space at Ely and Cambridge North rail stations for community use.

Read more
United Kingdom
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Three lorries have felt the brunt end of Fenland’s heavy winds today (January 18) after storm Fionn hit the county overnight.

Read more
Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, January 18, 2018

The Magpas Air Ambulance has been called to treat a man in his 60’s who had been ‘seriously injured’ in a collision between his car and a fallen tree in Waterbeach.

Read more
Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Police would like to speak to a man in connection with a ‘sexually motivated’ incident in Cambridge on New Years Day.

Read more
Cambridge
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A primary school has been forced to close for a “deep clean” following reports of mass “pupil sickness”.

Read more
Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A mother of one from Littleport says seeing a devastating picture of herself in July 2015 encouraged her to take control and get help to lose weight.

Read more
Littleport
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service are looking for brave individuals to join the team as wholetime firefighters at the end of the month (January 2018).

Read more
Chris Strickland
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Pet lovers warmed to the story of the cat who returned to his Ely home battered and bruised and with a hairline fracture in his jaw by raising £3,000 to fund his recovery.

Read more
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The March Food Bank was unexpectedly presented with a £700 donation from the local rotary club.

Read more
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

An Ely teacher has released his seventh book - and already sold the film rights.

Read more
Amazon
Monday, January 15, 2018

The Gables in Chatteris held a pantomime for the residents, making members of staff the stars of the show.

Read more
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A wildlife conservation charity, Froglife, was joined by students from Sir Harry Smith Community College to build a communal wildlife area in the Whittlesey allotments.

Read more
Sir Harry Smith Community College
Saturday, January 6, 2018

Fenland District Council (FDC) is offering help to people that want to achieve their fitness goals and kick-start a healthier New Year.

Read more
Mike Cornwell
Friday, January 5, 2018

A clear but chilly Saturday (December 23) marked the day of Wisbech’s annual Santa Run hosted by the Three Counties Running Club (TCRC).

Read more
Friday, January 5, 2018

The number of calls to Magpas air ambulance in 2017 topped the previous year by over 100 more call-outs; the charity says the increase “clearly demonstrates the need for the service”.

Read more
United Kingdom
Friday, January 5, 2018

A man is organising a boxing event raising funds for The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kings Lynn to say thank you for the care given to his wife.

Read more
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, January 5, 2018

Members of the Three Counties Running Club (TCRC) have sprinted into the New Year with a series of successful runs.

Read more
Peterborough
Friday, January 5, 2018

A meeting between the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) in Cambridgeshire and the Police and Crime Commissioner was held to discuss issues affecting small businesses.

Read more
Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, January 4, 2018

A campaign run by Cambridgeshire County Council aims to increase the number of people inviting someone needing care and support into their homes.

Read more
Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Police are looking to recover a Mazda 2 which was stolen from Ely overnight between New Year’s Day and January 2.

Read more
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Patients booked in for outpatient procedures at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn are being urged to still attend their appointments as normal despite the winter pressures.

Read more
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

A funding boost of £37,886 from WREN has been awarded to the new community and sports centre being built in Marshland St James.

Read more
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Recovering from Christmas, the Fenland Running Club (FRC) got back into action, taking on the hugely popular Ely Runners New Years Eve 10k race in Little Downham.

Read more
Jane Greenwood
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Ely commuters have returned to work sour-faced this morning after finding out their season ticket to London has increased - topping the £5,000 barrier.

Read more
Labor
Friday, December 29, 2017

Bethany had no idea the end of a pantomime show would result in her engagement with her boyfriend Jack Stewart, who popped the question after watching Beauty and the Beast at The Maltings in Ely.

Read more
Friday, December 29, 2017

A man in his 30’s has sustained serious leg injuries after being involved in a multi-vehicle collision in Chatteris.

Read more
Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, December 29, 2017

Students at the Carter Schools of Taekwondo have had a good month and founder of the school, Anthony, has supported them every step of the way.

Read more
Facebook

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter