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Yesterday, 12:09

A March GP and his wife who run a medical relief charity have been kidnapped in Nigeria.

Recovery work is under way today after a 44 tonne lorry veered into a West Norfolk river.

Gamblers in the four market towns in Fenland lose on average £7,000 a day to fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) says a campaign group for fairer gambling.

The driver of a lorry that left the road and crashed into the Well Creek river at Outwell near Wisbech, had a miraculous escape.

The Norfolk Hospice is opening a new store in Wisbech this month.

Sport

Fri, 09:15

Wisbech Town coach Kevin Ward has admitted the club has been hit by an injury crisis ahead of the Fenmen’s FA Vase clash with Felixstowe & Walton United tomorrow.

Pupils and staff from Townley School and pre-school in Christchurch are celebrating after being awarded a Premier League Primary Stars kit and equipment pack.

Wisbech St Mary boss Aaron Duke has praised his side’s recent upturn in form after they progressed into the next round of the First Division KO Cup.

Hungate Rovers are celebrating the club’s 40th anniversary in style.

A big contingent of Three Counties Running Club members took part in the first round of the Shouldham Cross-County Series.

What's On

Wed, 09:00

The stage version of David Walliams’ seventh book ‘Awful Auntie’ will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre during half term from October 25 to 29 including Sunday performances.

Following the success of The Anglian Players entertaining and colourful production of ‘Allo ‘Allo last March, rehearsals are well underway for their next show.

A spook-tacular night full of live music is coming to Mildenhall.

Brimblebottom the brown rat will be just one of the autumn creatures which children visiting the National Trust’s Peckover House this half term will be searching for.

Gary Barlow is set to play Thetford Forest next summer.

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