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Founder of Student Motorsport, John Paul Latham, and Theo Paphitis at the Small Business Sunday annual awards. PHOTO: John Paul Latham

A motorsport lecturer at the College of West Anglia has received a big boost after his business was recognised by star of the BBC’s Dragon’s Den, Theo Paphitis.

The disused paddock at Wheatley Bank, Walsoken, that has been rejected by West Norfolk Council for a travellers' site. PHOTO: Submitted

A bid to turn a paddock at Walsoken into a travellers’ camp with 12 mobile homes and 12 caravans has been rejected after a nine month campaign – that included 47 letters of objection - to halt it.

Harrison and Murray and Nottingham Building Society raise funds in memory of Mikayla Clark.  Left to right: Neil and Alyson Clark look on as Sophie Baxter from EACH receives the cheque from Tracey Palmer, Nicola Roberts and Carrie-Anne Johnson. PHOTO: Harrison Murray

Staff at an estate agency and a building society teamed up to raise money for a four year old girl who died last year from a rare brain tumour.

Rachael Johnson and Amy Burger, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeons, with the new machine

Women treated at the West Norfolk Breast Unit have extra help in beating breast cancer earlier thanks to an innovative new surgical x-ray machine.

Police want to speak to this man in connection with a fuel scam on the A142. PHOTO: Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a fuel scam.

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Harry Limb, who has scored 18 goals in all competitions for Wisbech Town this season, is set for a move to a higher-level club. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Dick Creasey has all but confirmed that teenage starlet Harry Limb will leave Wisbech Town for a higher-level club.

Founder of Student Motorsport, John Paul Latham, and Theo Paphitis at the Small Business Sunday annual awards. PHOTO: John Paul Latham

A motorsport lecturer at the College of West Anglia has received a big boost after his business was recognised by star of the BBC’s Dragon’s Den, Theo Paphitis.

Action from Wisbech St Mary's 4-2 defeat to Red Lodge in the Kershaw Senior B Division. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Two Wisbech St Mary sides were involved in six-goal thrillers last weekend.

There was success for Wisbech Swimming Club at the Patterns' Trophy Gala. PHOTO: Wisbech Swimming Club

A strong performance in its second team event of the year saw Wisbech Swimming Club win the Patterns’ Trophy Gala at the Hudson Leisure Centre.

Danny Emmington is recovering at home after suffering severe whiplash and concussion following a clash of heads with Ely City's George Darling on Tuesday night. PHOTO: Wisbech St Mary FC

Wisbech St Mary boss Arran Duke has praised staff at Ely City for their quick-thinking after defender Danny Emmington suffered concussion and severe whiplash in the sides’ Cambs Invitation Cup semi-final last night.

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Acoustic performer Chloe Reynolds will perform at Octavia’s Café in Wisbech next month as part of After Hours Live. PHOTO: After Hours Live.

Acoustic performer Chloe Reynolds will perform at Octavia’s Café in Wisbech next week as part of After Hours Live.

James MacMillan’s St Luke Passion will be performed at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge on Saturday March 18. PHOTO: Supplied.

James MacMillan’s St Luke Passion will be performed at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge on Saturday March 18.

The Hermitage Ensemble Male Voice Choir will perform a concert of Russian Orthodox and Folk Music at Walpole St Peter Church. PHOTO: Supplied.

The Hermitage Ensemble Male Voice Choir will perform a concert of Russian Orthodox and Folk Music at Walpole St Peter Church next month.

The Ely Standard is teaming up with Ely Hereward Rotary Club to give away two pairs of tickets to see tribute act Abba Rebjorn at The Maltings next month. PHOTO: Ely Hereward Rotary Club.

The Wisbech Standard and Cambs Times is teaming up with Ely Hereward Rotary Club to give away a pair of tickets to see tribute act Abba Rebjorn at The Maltings next month.

Pina Napolitano

Pianist Pina Napolitano will perform the premiere of Schoenberg’s piano concerto at Cambridge’s West Road Concert Hall on Sunday February 26.

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This fox was left unable to walk after being hit and trapped by a car. Fenland Animal Rescue came to his rescue and it is now on the way to a full recovery. PHOTO: Fenland Animal Rescue

A fox that was found trapped underneath a car on a Fenland road is on the mend thanks to a £1,000 rescue effort by charity volunteers.

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