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Three fires, three Wisbech streets, all within an hour, and all arson says Cambs fire service

Arsonists struck in three Wisbech streets during the early hours of Monday setting fire to a fence, shed and scrub land.

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Did you witness a collision between a Silver Hyundai and a green refuse truck that failed to stop?

‘Hit and run’ driver of refuse lorry sought by police after early morning collision in March

A woman says a “hit and run” driver has left her nursing a bill for hundreds of pounds after a collision near March today.

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Brian Massingham, chairman of Wisbech in Bloom, inspects the damage

Caught on CCTV, the three men and one woman who wrecked Wisbech riverside floral baskets in the early hours

Four people have been caught on CCTV causing extensive damage to flower baskets housing summer displays by the river in Wisbech.

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Poppy Gill from Unity Academy making it to the live semi-finals of Sky 1’s Got to Dance.

A real wow moment for Poppy as she sets out to wow the judges on Sky One’s ‘Got to Dance’ contest

Young dancer Poppy Gill is hoping to wow an international audience on Wednesday when she joins her dance troupe to perform on Sky One’s hit “Got to Dance”.

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Dispersal order issued for Waterlees. Police have issued a five-month long dispersal order for a recreational area in Wisbech, in a bid to tackle anti-social behaviour.

“Waterlees residents have been subjected to appalling anti-social behaviour by a small minority of people over a sustained period” says councillor as new banning order introduced

A councillor described an order that allows groups to be dispersed and for police to take home under 16s out on the street after 9pm as a “very positive approach”.

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Female pedestrian killed in A47 collision at Wisbech - police appeal for witnesses

A female pedestrian was killed in a collision with a black Volkswagen Touran on the A47 at Wisbech on Friday night.

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Loft insulation

£900 worth of loft insulation, stacked onto pallets, stolen after it fell from a lorry near Wisbech and awaiting collection

Thieves stole 48 rolls of loft insulation left by the side of the A47 after falling from a lorry.

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Police hunt driver of this car which crashed in Gorefield

Man charged after fleeing the scene following collision at Gorefield

A driver who crashed this car near Wisbech and fled has been arrested following a police appeal.

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Dan Waller

Man in his 20s found dead at house in Chatteris on Saturday lunchtime

A man in his 20s found dead in Chatteris has been named locally as Dan Waller.

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Opening of new garden

The great outdoors is given a boost with a new garden for a Wisbech care home

A new garden has been opened at Glennfield Care Centre in Wisbech.

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Jeff Henry, chief executive of Archant

Archant announces appointment of Jeff Henry as new chief executive to succeed Adrian Jeakings

Community media group Archant, publishers of the Cambs Times, Ely Standard, Wisbech Standard, EDP, Norwich Evening News and Mustard TV, has appointed Jeff Henry as its new chief executive.

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Three fires, three Wisbech streets, all within an hour, and all arson says Cambs fire service

Arsonists struck in three Wisbech streets during the early hours of Monday setting fire to a fence, shed and scrub land.

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Shooter Aaron Heading’s success at the Commonwealth Games.

Fenland shooter Aaron says “I gave it my best and I can hold my head up high” after winning silver at the Commonwealth Games

Fenland joined the Commonwealth Games celebrations as shooter Aaron Heading claimed silver in the men’s shotgun trap.

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West Norfolk News

Tidal Transit's (L) Adam Wright and Leo Hambro at the Outer Harbour in Wells. Picture: Ian Burt

Firms put Norfolk at the heart of green economy

Norfolk’s growing role as an energy industry hot-spot has been underscored by fresh contract wins by firms at either side of the county.

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Jed Roberts, principal of Cromwell Community College Academy

Cromwell celebrates as students achieve near record results

Staff and students at Chatteris Cromwell Community College are celebrating the second best set of GCSE results the college has ever achieved.

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Alan Burton. Picture: Steve Williams.

Captain Burton says Wisbech Town can’t afford to lose derby with March Town if they wish to retain Tucker Gardener League

Captain Alan Burton says Wisbech Town must beat March Town on Saturday to keep their title hopes alive.

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The Day The Music Died

Commemorate The Day the Music Died with Buddy Holly tribute show at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

On February 3, 1959, Buddy Holly was killed in a plane crash. That day would eventually become known as The Day the Music Died.

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Editor's Choice

Hazel Walter from Christchurch competing with Downland Elvive at equifest. Picture: Rob Morris.

GALLERY: Horse lovers saddle up for a supreme show at Peterborough

Horse lovers from across the country came to the area to enjoy what is fast becoming one of the leading shows in the equine annual calendar.

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March Royal british Legion 24 hour pool marathon and fun day. Pool team ready for the marathon. Picture: Steve Williams.

GALLERY: March Royal British Legion Club’s 24 hour pool marathon raises more than £1,200 for club and FACET

Fifteen enthusiastic pool players alternated for 24 hours to raise more than £1,200 for the March Royal British Legion Club and a local charity.

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March News

Did you witness a collision between a Silver Hyundai and a green refuse truck that failed to stop?

‘Hit and run’ driver of refuse lorry sought by police after early morning collision in March

A woman says a “hit and run” driver has left her nursing a bill for hundreds of pounds after a collision near March today.

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