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In Bloom judges visit Wisbech

King John’s lost treasure, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein story and the Queen’s 90th birthday were the themes of eye-catching displays at St Peter’s Church Gardens.

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Youth unemployment in the Fens dropped 36 per cent in the past year according to new figures from Job Centre Plus.

Woman who died in A1 crash is named

A woman who died following a collision on the A1 between the B654 Wyboston and the A428 yesterday (July 28) has been named.

Action from King's Lynn Town V Weymouth at The Walks - Lynn Manager Gary Setchell. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Local football manager Gary Setchell has spoken about how a misunderstanding over his council tax payments could have landed him in custody.

Steve Barcay is proud of his 'treat me local' campaign but is it now facing its toughest challenge?

An NHS whistle blower has revealed to NE Cambs MP Steve Barclay confidential documents suggesting decisions have already been made to close minor injuries units at Doddington, Wisbech and Ely.

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Wed, 10:11
Jonnie Peacock lost out to American Jarryd Wallace at the IPC Grand Prix Final in London on Saturday. Picture: Paul Sanwell/OP Photographic

Doddington sprinter Jonnie Peacock will defend his Paralympic 100m T44 gold medal after he was selected for the Paralympics GB track and field team.

Action from Wisbech Town's pre-season friendly with Ely City. Pictures: Steve Williams

A goal from teenage starlet Harry Limb was enough to separate Wisbech Town and Ely City as the two sides met in an entertaining all-Fenland affair on Friday night.

The team from Fenland Running Club at the Cotswold 24 Hour Relay.

Fenland Running Club sent its first team to take part in the Cotswold 24 Hour Relay in Cirencester Park – and came back with a top ten finish.

Players who took part in the Big Bash Cricket Tournament at Wisbech Town Cricket Club.

Cricket starlets from across the region went head-to-head last week in the inaugural Big Bash Cricket Tournament.

North Cambs outdoor bowls finals. Ladies 3 bowl rinks, Betty Reeve, Joyce Chilton, Jill Fern, Lynne Quibell, Jackie Hearle and Wendy Lyn-Clare. Picture: Roger Rawson.

Murrow man Tony Reed was the top performer at the North Cambs county finals.

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Yesterday, 11:15
Jenson Duo set for Angles Theatre Wisbech performance

Musical group Jenson Duo will return to the Angles Theatre in Wisbech later this month.

The Crabstock Boys

Proving a success at its debut event last year, the Sandringham Food & Drink Festival is back, promising two days jam-packed with food, more food, and plenty of music.

Manea Gala 2015.  Picture: Steve Williams.

The bunting is up and the final preparations are well underway for the 61st Manea Gala, which takes place next Saturday.

Food and music fiesta at The Five Bells, Tydd St Mary, PE13 5QH.

A food and music fiesta is coming to The Five Bells, Tydd St Mary next weekend thanks to organisers Rainbow Festivals.

Volunteers Marian Rowlands and Wendy Smith

Visitors to the National Trust’s Peckover House this summer will be helping to recreate scenes from the past.

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Wed, 13:07
George the bear at Outwell

A cuddly bear called George is helping a vicar new to the area find her feet.

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