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Danny Warby is on trial for causing death by dangerous driving. 
Picture: Terry Harris

A lorry driver from west Norfolk opened a text message seconds before he veered into oncoming traffic and caused a crash which killed a police officer, a court heard.

Charlotte Hart and her mother Claire. Pic: Instagram.

Inquests into the deaths of three people from the same family shot dead in Spalding are due to open tomorrow (Wednesday 27).

Dr Ubani.

Britain’s decision to leave the European Union will make patients safer by allowing the NHS to crack down on poor English skills among staff, the country’s top surgeon has said.

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A suspect in the murder of Rikki Neave has revealed his identity through a series of messages and photos posted on Facebook.

Big smiles at Guyhirn Primary School which Ofsted has rated as good

A head teacher has been praised for being the catalyst for change at a school that received a glowing Ofsted report four years after it was told it had to improve.

Sport

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Action from Wisbech Town's pre-season friendly with Ely City. Pictures: Steve Williams

A goal from teenage starlet Harry Limb was enough to separate Wisbech Town and Ely City as the two sides met in an entertaining all-Fenland affair on Friday night.

The team from Fenland Running Club at the Cotswold 24 Hour Relay.

Fenland Running Club sent its first team to take part in the Cotswold 24 Hour Relay in Cirencester Park – and came back with a top ten finish.

Players who took part in the Big Bash Cricket Tournament at Wisbech Town Cricket Club.

Cricket starlets from across the region went head-to-head last week in the inaugural Big Bash Cricket Tournament.

North Cambs outdoor bowls finals. Ladies 3 bowl rinks, Betty Reeve, Joyce Chilton, Jill Fern, Lynne Quibell, Jackie Hearle and Wendy Lyn-Clare. Picture: Roger Rawson.

Murrow man Tony Reed was the top performer at the North Cambs county finals.

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Wisbech racing driver Terry Roughton qualified in 13th position for both races of the 750 Motor Club’s K-Tec Racing Clio 182 championship at the beautiful coastal circuit of Anglesey at the weekend.

What's On

Friday, July 22, 2016
Junkyard

Junkyard Playground Antics, ‘back once again for the renegade master’, returns to the Cambridge Junction next month.

Lexie Green and the Indigo Blue

Songwriter Lexie Green and her toruing band the Indigo Blue will perform at The Angles Theatre in Wisbech next month.

Classical Reflection

Twins Hannah and Naomi Moxon, who won widespread acclaim for their appearance on The Voice talent show (BBC1, 2015), will put on a free performance at Peterborough Cathedral next month.

Sybil Bloodworth

Inspirational artwork created by stroke survivors from across Hunstanton will be displayed and put on sale at Hunstanton Methodist Church on August 19 and 20.

Ab Fab

Despite a littering of celebrity cameos, Absolutely Fabulous The Movie doesn’t quite live up to its title, or the millions of pounds taken in box office figures.

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Fenland Enterprise Business Awards 2015

The Fenland Enterprise Business Awards are in place to celebrate the area’s successful up and coming and established companies.

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