Steve Barclay is set to be re-adopted in five days times as the Conservative choice to fight the June 8 election in NE Cambs.

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Council leader James Palmer denied he accused retired farmer and town councillor Geoffrey Woollard of “undermining” his mayoralty campaign.

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James Palmer
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Jobs could be at risk following the news today that Burger King, Wisbech, is one of 30 outlets across the UK which has gone into administration.

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Wisbech
Thursday, April 20, 2017

A pledge by Tory candidate for mayor James Palmer to sort out “delays caused by the present system” was made a week after Cambridgeshire County Council put the £16m Kings Dyke bridge, Whittlesey, out to tender.

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James Palmer
Thursday, April 20, 2017

This is the man police wanted to question following the theft of a charity collecting tin from a care home.

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Cambridge
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A health watchdog body, set up to protect patients, has admitted it wants to “avoid media attention on mesh.”

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Kath Sansom
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Should both decide to stand again – and there’s no indication to suggest otherwise- both Steve Barclay in NE Cambs and Lucy Frazer in SE Cambs will be returned with significant majorities after June’s snap election.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, April 17, 2017

Puzzlement turned to surprise for a March woman in an Indian restaurant last night when she was quizzed about her previous visit – and then given £20.

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Facebook
Monday, April 17, 2017

A Fenland football club has been left devastated after thieves stole their ride on mower.

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Monday, April 17, 2017

A one minute 12 second tourism advertisement produced by Fenland Council that produced a mixed response when it was aired in January, is to be followed by two others.

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Michelle Tanfield
Monday, April 17, 2017

An award winning TV presenter is, for the second time in a week, homing in on the Fens for a documentary to expose hidden scandal.

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Kath Sansom
Sunday, April 16, 2017

Ely is busy trumpeting its 1,000 free car parking spaces ahead of the annual four day Eel Festival and Food and Drink Festival from April 28-May 1.

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

A man has been charged with the murder of 48-year-old Dzilva Butiene.

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Wisbech
Thursday, April 13, 2017

A sweetener of up to £100,000 to Leverington for improvements to the village hall has been offered if developers Richard and Amanda Pegg win permission for 227 homes on the former Delamore site in Sutton Road, Wisbech.

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Fenland District Council
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Planning committee chairman Josh Schumann refused to step down as 88 homes for Soham were being decided despite claims by a town councillor he was friendly with the applicant Colin Murfitt.

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Lucy Frazer
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

An inmate at Whitemoor has been charged with the attempted murder of a fellow prisoner following an incident last October.

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Peterborough
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The controversial switch of MMUK and MM Flowers from Chatteris – where they employ up to 400 workers- to Alconbury is nearing completion.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

A man from Chatteris is due in court charged with 21 offences including burglary and fraud.

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Peterborough
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Snatched by immigration officers from a March Indian restaurant where he had been working, a 27 year-old Bangladeshi says he fears his rejection of Islam could endanger his life if he is sent back home.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, April 10, 2017

BBC Look East journalist Sally Chidzoy has lodged an appeal after her harassment, bullying and discrimination case against her bosses was thrown out on a technicality.

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UN Court
Monday, April 10, 2017

Walkers called the emergency services yesterday after spotting a fire at Mildenhall Woods off College Heath Road.

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Facebook
Saturday, April 8, 2017

The only guaranteed result from the eight divisions of East Cambs in next month’s county council elections is that it will become a UKIP free zone.

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James Palmer
Saturday, April 8, 2017

Businessman Phil Withers has told friends that the fire that gutted the franchise services shop he runs at Barton Mills as “just devastating”.

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Saturday, April 8, 2017

An electrical fault in a refrigerator has been blamed for a major fire at a petrol service station today that caused traffic chaos across three counties.

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Rescue Service
Friday, April 7, 2017

For the second time in eight month, businessman Norman Bedford has withdrawn plans to build three houses in a Coates conservation area.

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Whittlesey Town Council
Friday, April 7, 2017

A wooden boat within the £1 million adventure playground at Waterlees, Wisbech, has been destroyed by arsonists.

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Virginia Bucknor
Friday, April 7, 2017

A Whittlesey boy has been banned from the town centre, ordered to be home every night by 9pm, and not to meet up in groups larger than three.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Farmer Paul Russell – who used a former planning chief at Fenland Council to argue his case to be allowed to build two houses at Christchurch- has lost his application on appeal.

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Fenland Council
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Up to seven inmates at Whitemoor Prison, March, are believed to have been transferred to other jails following major disturbances on two separate occasions within 48 hours.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Former county council leader Nick Clarke revealed today he’s quit UKIP – the party he fought for as police and crime commissioner for Cambridgeshire- and hopes to rejoin the Conservatives.

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Nick Clarke

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