Yesterday, 19:10

Former town clerk Erbie Murat says the St George flag flying over the Wisbech council chamber is a ‘tattered insult’.

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Sam Hoy
Yesterday, 18:23

Six figure salary posts within the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority have been put on hold whilst an internal disagreement over how much is being spent is resolved.

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James Palmer
Friday, August 18, 2017

Police have been urged to go further and tackle other forms of anti social and criminal behaviour in Wisbech Park after reporting they’d arrested a man who exposed himself there today.

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Police Investigation Centre
Friday, August 18, 2017

Job descriptions for Cambridgeshire County Council’s newly appointed £5,000 a year community champions – including Councillor Steve Tierney for Fenland and Lis Every for East Cambs – have been revealed.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, August 18, 2017

Four high flying students from Thomas Clarkson Academy are celebrating after being accepted at prestigious Russell Group Universities, for the first time in the school’s history.

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Thomas Clarkson Academy
Friday, August 18, 2017

Police have widened the net in trying to trace a man wanted on recall to prison and appealed to people in Peterborough and the Fens to help to find him.

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Norwich Crown Court
Friday, August 18, 2017

An account manager who was jailed for four years after she admitted stealing £1.7million from her Newmarket employers has been ordered to pay back nearly £800,000 of her remaining gains.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Based on 2011 Census figures, Fenland is home to around 500 travellers/gypsies but many believe the number is double that.

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Mike Cornwell
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Neale-Wade Academy, March, continues to up its game with a huge number of students gaining the A level passes needed to move to the next stage of their careers.

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Liverpool, Loughborough, Warwick, Birmingham and York are some of the universities selected by top performing A level students from Wisbech Grammar School whose head has been celebrating this year’s results.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wagons are being lifted off the track with a rail crane, as a major recovery operation gets underway at the site where a freight train derailed in Ely on Monday.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Described once by the Guardian as a “leather armchair film heaven” the Luxe cinema, Wisbech, has been sold but with the promise of cheaper seats and a new screen.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mayor James Palmer has bagged himself his own parking space at his new HQ – inside East Cambs offices The Grange in Ely – but only two of his team will also be able to park there.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Derailment of 11 of the 33 wagons on a freight train at Queen Adelaide near Ely is likely to mean passenger services between Bury St Edmunds and Peterborough are unlikely to resume until Monday.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

March is going to the polls on September 7 in an important exercise in local democracy.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Network Rail has warned that disruption caused by a freight train derailment near Ely yesterday (Mon) will last for some days.

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Network Rail
Monday, August 14, 2017

Train services between Bury St Edmunds and Peterborough may be cancelled, delayed or suspended following the derailment of a freight train near Ely.

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Monday, August 14, 2017

A £395,000 feasibility study to upgrade Manea and Whittlesey rail stations to take longer trains leaves a question mark over where the £3.4million will come from to carry out the works.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, August 14, 2017

Timings and plans for the £16 million upgrade of the Guyhirn roundabout at its junction with the A141 were unveiled today as part of a £300 million A47 improvement plan.

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Steve Barclay
Sunday, August 13, 2017

A Bronze Age torc - one of the largest found in Britain and unearthed by metal detectorists in a Fordham field – is to go on show to the public after Ely Museum raised £220,000 to buy it.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, August 13, 2017

A young driver from King’s Lynn has told friends he’s a ‘very very lucky boy’ after escaping serious injury when his car left the road and rolled over in a field near Wisbech.

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Facebook
Sunday, August 13, 2017

Tourists watched in amazement as world-famous, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking made a surprise visit to Hunstanton’s Sea Life Sanctuary.

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West Norfolk
Friday, August 11, 2017

Eleven men – part of one family – have been convicted of modern day slavery in what Lincolnshire police who brought them to justice say is the country’s biggest investigation of its kind.

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NHS
Friday, August 11, 2017

A Cambridge paedophile that was caught by detectives at a hotel on his way to meet an eight-year-old girl and a boy aged two was jailed today for more than six years.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, August 11, 2017

Five county councillors – fresh from enjoying their 30 per cent rise in allowances – are set to get an extra £5,000 a year.

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Steve Count
Friday, August 11, 2017

Budget retailer Poundstretcher has cleared its final hurdle to take up occupancy of half of the mothballed out of town Tesco store at Chatteris.

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Tesco
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Images have been released of two men wanted in connection with sexual assaults on two women that happened on the same day and involving trains in and out of Peterborough.

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British Transport Police
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Five councillors have forced a scrutiny committee to review the £1.8 million wage bill – nearly 25 per cent higher than the original budget- to staff the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Thursday, August 10, 2017

An organisation that represents many Cambridgeshire land owners has warned of the risk of an upsurge in hare coursing.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Government has moved decisively to halt community transport providers such as the Fenland Association of Community Transport (FACT) and its Huntingdon (HACT) and Ely (ESACT) subsidiaries from competing unfairly with the taxi industry.

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Steve Barclay

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