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

With mayoralty and Cambridgeshire County Council election jousting well under way, you forgive those who may have forgotten that a by-election is to take place in Wisbech next month.

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

Over 5,358 three-day emergency food supplies were provided to people from Ely, Cottenham, Soham, Haddenham, Chatteris, Sutton and March in crisis during 2016-17.

A local church and charity is celebrating 130 years of transforming lives.

Sport

Yesterday, 16:06

Wisbech Wildcats lifted the Cambs Junior Plate for the second consecutive year after seeing off St Ives 2nds with ease at the weekend.

Youngster Ashton Newton has taken a massive step towards realising his footballing dream.

Cambridgeshire is now home to the UK’s best ladies darts team after the county talents sealed the BDO Premier Division title last weekend.

Doddington United lifted the Cambs Lower Junior Challenge Cup last night thanks to a dramatic late winner from Grant Cook.

Young rugby talents from Wisbech honed their skills with the stars of 10-time English champions Leicester Tigers on Saturday.

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Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman will be at the Cambridge Arts Theatre stage from Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 May.

Rock singer-songwriter Marc James will perform at Octavia’s Café on Friday May 5 as part of After Hours Live.

Folk artist and former lead singer of multi-award-winners Bellowhead, Jon Boden will perform at the Cambridge Junction on May 9.

The town’s ninth St George’s Fayre, celebrating England’s patron saint, will feature a bustling street market, fun fair, great food, fantastic live music and performances throughout the day.

Grammy-nominated jazz singer Stacey Kent will perform at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on Saturday April 29.

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A great turn out with a show of community spirit at its finest is how the St George’s Fayre team described the big day of family fun on Sunday.

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