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Yesterday, 16:54

Cracking down on illegal and poor parking is the focus of Wisbech Town Council’s ‘car-free, continental redesign’ of the Market Place – though it’s yet to be costed.

Sue Slack, a former librarian and researcher into women’s’ history from March gave The March Society a fascinating summary of the campaign work done by Cambridgeshire women as part of the suffragette movement.

A toilet block in Wisbech has re-opened after being closed for nearly two weeks after being targeted by vandals.

A weather warning was in place on the day that a bouncy castle blew across a fairground with Summer Grant inside it, a court heard.

A major road through the Fens re-opens on Monday following a £1 million improvement programme.

Sport

Wed, 15:53

Wisbech Town chief Gary Setchell hailed his side for keeping themselves in the United Counties League Premier Division title chase.

Chatteris potter Joe Perry has secured a return to the sport’s biggest stage.

Swimmers at the March Marlins swimming club are continuing to strive ahead in their success.

Wisbech hopes of winning the United Counties League Championship were dealt a severe blow with a 3-1 loss to fellow championship rivals Newport Pagnall.

The Speed Skating outdoor season got off to a good start at the weekend with the Wisbech club travelling to Tatem Park in Enfield for the first outdoor race of the year.

What's On

Saturday, April 14, 2018

After 55 years of non-stop touring you would imagine that a group like The Searchers would be ready to finally hang up their high button black stage suits – but no, they’re playing at the Key Theatre in Peterborough on Saturday May 5.

A Royal Air Force combat jet is now on display in Duxford as part of the Imperial War Museum’s Battle of Britain exhibition.

The English Touring Opera company presents Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro and Puccini’s Il Tabarro and Gianni Schicchi at the Cambridge Arts Theatre.

This summer sees the 14th annual Cambridge Rock Festival (CRF) take place in the grounds of Horseheath Lodge, near Haverhill, over the four days of July 26-29.

Britain’s Got Talent semi-finalist La Voix is coming to the Broadway Peterborough tonight (Friday April 13).

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