Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A paedophile jailed for 22 years for sexual offences against children – including the abuse of a seven year old girl whilst a teenage girl of 17 filmed it - has had his sentence increased to 26 years.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Monday, May 15, 2017

Three men – and one woman – are the newly elected civic heads for the four Fenland towns.

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Garry Tibbs
Monday, May 15, 2017

Since Christian Aid Week began 60 years ago, volunteers from churches have collected house-to-house. Together they delivered more than seven million envelopes last year, each one sending a message about Jesus’ love and justice.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

He sees it very much as hitting the ground running and so just six days after becoming Cambridgeshire’s new directly elected mayor, James Palmer has delivered his plans for his first 100 days in office.

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James Palmer
Friday, May 12, 2017

CCTV images of a man wanted in connection with the theft of £700 from a car in March were released tonight by Cambridgeshire Police.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Cannabis with a street value of nearly £50,000 was found after two men were spotted leaving a house in Creek Road, March.

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Peterborough
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Councillors pulled a health card to prevent a £210,000 five bedroom house being converted to a 9-bed house of multiple occupancy (HMO) with the likelihood of 16 people living there.

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Wisbech Town Council
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Developer Richard Sears has been refused permission to build three homes on land his Isle of Man registered company acquired in Station Road, Manea.

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Fenland Council
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Parents have taken to social media to criticise a March primary school that has announced plans to finish at lunchtime on a Friday.

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Facebook
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Under fire agent Peter Humphrey – facing a legal challenge by Fenland Council for the state of strip of land – has been rebuffed in a tit for tat challenge.

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Fenland Council
Monday, May 8, 2017

Two people have been jailed after stealing thousands from their elderly and vulnerable neighbour.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, May 5, 2017

Winning candidate David Connor has a list of projects he will campaign on now he’s back at Shire Hall.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, May 5, 2017

Former town mayor and district councillor Rob Skoulding was narrowly defeated as John Gowing rode the Conservative wave to win March South and Rural.

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Rob Skoulding
Friday, May 5, 2017

Thoughts of a possible electoral upset were swiftly discounted as the votes piled up for Simon King who is on his way back to Shire Hall.

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Will Sutton
Thursday, May 4, 2017

A family caught up in the double tragedy of their parents’ deaths have questioned why their father was charged over their mother’s death.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

A 35-year-old man has spoken of the night he entered a 12ft deep Fenland drain to rescue a woman who was trapped in her car after careering through protective railings around a bridge.

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England Ambulance Service
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

An 81-year-old man from Soham appeared in court on Tuesday in connection with an ongoing investigation by Cambridgeshire police into historic sex abuse allegations related to football.

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Ken Rustidge has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the North East Cambridgeshire constituency to stand in this June’s general election.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

A major police investigation was launched in Whittlesey on Saturday evening after a woman was attacked and left with serious injuries.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Occupants of five flats were evacuated in the early hours of Sunday after fire broke out on the top floor of a three storey shops and flats complex in the centre of March.

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Two men and a woman were arrested in Wisbech today after drugs and offensive weapons – including an axe handle – were found in their car.

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Promoter Jason Wright has admitted he used pre-ticket sale cash to pay creditors ahead of the cancelled Derek Acorah ‘Whispers from Heaven’ gig at Wisbech St Mary.

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Friday, April 28, 2017

Ely Eel Festival is under way – and 14 teams took part today in the first event for local businesses.

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Environment Agency
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The newly formed combined authority for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough – that will have the newly elected mayor as its head – has failed to find a £150,000 chief executive to run it.

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Paul Medd
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The former chairman of governors of a Peterborough school was jailed for two years for offences relating to indecent images of children.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, April 27, 2017

A Government inspector has ruled that four homes can be built on land behind what he describes as a “rather unattractive, flat roofed single-storey” fish and chip shop.

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Fenland District Council
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

High Street, Chatteris, remains closed today following an early morning ram raid as thieves attempted to steal an ATM from the post office.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Town council leader Sam Hoy dismissed a fellow councillor’s protest over where members should sit as “no big deal”.

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Alan Lay
Monday, April 24, 2017

Almost there – and the Ely Eel weekend and food festival is just days away.

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