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Yesterday, 17:06

A man who threatened police officers with a 21cm knife has been arrested in Wisbech.

A Norfolk policeman who found a £15,000 haul of historic gold coins with his metal detector has been sacked for cheating the landowner out of a share of the treasure.

More than 20 trees will be planted thanks to a Wisbech accountancy firm’s Christmas card appeal.

A multi-award winning alcohol treatment service for Cambridgeshire will close after being told its funding has been withdrawn leaving staff and patients shocked and upset.

Animals caught up in a blaze or traumatic rescue stand a better chance of survival thanks to a special kit provided by a charity that is being used by all fire stations across Cambridgeshire.

Sport

Yesterday, 14:40

Dick Creasey has all but confirmed that teenage starlet Harry Limb will leave Wisbech Town for a higher-level club.

Park Ladies are on the look-out for new players to help them turn their season around.

King’s Lynn Town will announce their new manager tomorrow after sacking Gary Setchell on Tuesday night.

Wisbech head coach Leonard Veenendaal has hailed the spirit of his players after they dug in deep to secure a hard-fought success over Beccles last weekend.

Hundreds of the country’s top horse riders are to descend on Isleham next month for the Isleham One Day Event.

What's On

Yesterday, 06:07

Irish singer Curtis Magee will perform at The Brook in Soham on Sunday March 5.

Acoustic performer Chloe Reynolds will perform at Octavia’s Café in Wisbech next week as part of After Hours Live.

James MacMillan’s St Luke Passion will be performed at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge on Saturday March 18.

The Hermitage Ensemble Male Voice Choir will perform a concert of Russian Orthodox and Folk Music at Walpole St Peter Church next month.

The Wisbech Standard and Cambs Times is teaming up with Ely Hereward Rotary Club to give away a pair of tickets to see tribute act Abba Rebjorn at The Maltings next month.

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A fox that was found trapped underneath a car on a Fenland road is on the mend thanks to a £1,000 rescue effort by charity volunteers.

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