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Offences involving adults in positions of trust who have sexual contact with children in their care have risen to 23 last year in Cambridgeshire, official figures shows.

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

Wisbech’s annual Horsefair Shopping Centre summer fun day will take place on Thursday July 27 from 10am to 2pm.

The Light Cinema, Wisbech, closed temporarily after what bosses say was a “small fire safety related issue”. It re-opens at 6pm tonight (Saturday)

Voters in March get an extra chance to go the ballot box this year following approval for a referendum on a planning document that could revolutionise decision making locally.

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 British Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

CMB were the big winners at the North Cambs Bowls Association’s County Outdoor Championships last weekend.

Wisbech suffered a second successive Cambs & Hunts Premier League defeat last Saturday.

Continuing his excellent run of recent form, Martin Jennings raced to 11th place overall in the St Ives 10K, with a time of 36 minutes and 22 seconds.

Jonnie Peacock is now world, European and Paralympic champion after striking gold again at the World Para Athletics Championships in London.

What's On

Saturday, July 22, 2017

From this week visitors will have the opportunity to see Historic Aircraft Collection’s rare First World War Airco/de Havilland DH9 E-8894 aircraft being rebuilt at Imperial War Museum Duxford.

It’s fun for foodies as the Sandringham Food & Drink Festival returns for its third year with another great line-up of chefs.

The West End smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong comes to the Cambridge Arts Theatre in August.

The 67th King’s Lynn Festival begins on Sunday (July 16) at 6.30pm with a concert by The Brighouse and Rastrick Band at the town’s Corn Exchange.

Room on the Broom - based on the best-selling book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler - comes to the Cambridge Arts Theatre from July 11 to 16.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Police have abandoned their search of a landfill site after 20 weeks looking for the body of missing airman Corrie McKeague.

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