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Taxi driver Billy Rackley for the Conservatives won a decisive victory over UKIP in the Wisbech Town Council by-election caused by the dismissal for non attendance of a disabled UKIP councillor.

Two arrests were made last night following a second arson attack on a Wisbech used car sales depot within 24 hours.

Dozens of people visited St Augustine’s Church in Wisbech at the weekend to look around its annual Christmas tree festival.

Three flashing safety flares – used by fire crews for safety reasons – were taken from the site of a major blaze in Wisbech last night.

Police and paramedics were called to a three vehicle collision on Lynn Road, Wisbech yesterday.

Sport

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A tennis prospect from the Thomas Clarkson Academy in Wisbech has set his sights on a successful career in the sport.

Jamie Powell is a man on a mission - and he sees Saturday’s fight at Contenders Norwich 17 as another step on the road to stardom.

Chatteris potter Joe Perry will take on one of the all-time greats for a place in the German Masters.

Dozens of the region’s finest young boxers stepped through the ropes last weekend as March Amateur Boxing Club held its annual home show.

Wisbech Town Ladies will fight off the cold this winter – thanks to a local hair and beauty salon.

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Comedy Live at the Cambridge Corn Exchange presents the very best up and coming stand-up comedians on the scene!

And tomorrow (Friday) sees well-known television face Iain Stirling perform.

Walt Disney Animation Studios bows out of 2016 with one of this year’s best pictures, the highly anticipated and loveable ‘Moana’.

The habits will hit the road again this month when Sister Act comes to the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

After a highly acclaimed tour in 2016, Antic Disposition’s production of Shakespeare’s classic, Henry V, returns to Cambridgeshire – and will take place in two of the county’s most iconic buildings.

Olly Murs is the latest act to be announced for the Forest Live concert series in 2017.

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The quietest train station in Britain is used by the equivalent of just one passenger per month, new figures show.

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