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Yesterday, 22:02
Steve Barcay is proud of his 'treat me local' campaign but is it now facing its toughest challenge?

An NHS whistle blower has revealed to NE Cambs MP Steve Barclay confidential documents suggesting decisions have already been made to close minor injuries units at Doddington, Wisbech and Ely.

86 Lynn Road Wisbech plan

Plans to house 11 people in a 4-bedroom house in Wisbech have been blocked by Fenland District Council.

Fenland Council
Rosmini Centre

A Wisbech community centre that has become a major hub and lifeline for thousands of migrant families is to receive nearly £100,000 from BBC Children in Need.

Rosmini Centre
Manea Gala 2015.  Picture: Steve Williams.

The bunting is up and the final preparations are well underway for the 61st Manea Gala, which takes place next Saturday.

United Kingdom
Vege-bot

Robots - including the Vege‑bot, which can handle and cut iceberg lettuces with the same handling care as human harvesters - could soon become the future face of agricultural engineering, say experts.

University of Cambridge
Durobrivae: Roman Town Between Fen and Uplands

Two men have been convicted of unlawful metal detecting at Durobrivae Roman town, a protected Roman site in Cambridgeshire.

Cambridgeshire Police
Specially trained dogs were used at a Wisbech convenience store to uncover illegal tobacco

Selling illegal tobacco has cost a Wisbech shopkeeper more than £5,000 after being convicted in his absence by magistrates in Peterborough.

Val Thomas
White van crashes into wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken, Wisbech

A driver was hospitalised this morning after their van crashed into a wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Have you seen these men? Police release E-fits of RAF Marham suspects. Picture Norfolk Police

Police have received over 100 calls since releasing e-fits of the two men involved in the attempted abduction of a serviceman at RAF Marham.

Wisbech News

Yesterday, 22:02
Steve Barcay is proud of his 'treat me local' campaign but is it now facing its toughest challenge?

An NHS whistle blower has revealed to NE Cambs MP Steve Barclay confidential documents suggesting decisions have already been made to close minor injuries units at Doddington, Wisbech and Ely.

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86 Lynn Road Wisbech plan

Plans to house 11 people in a 4-bedroom house in Wisbech have been blocked by Fenland District Council.

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Fenland Council
Rosmini Centre

A Wisbech community centre that has become a major hub and lifeline for thousands of migrant families is to receive nearly £100,000 from BBC Children in Need.

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Rosmini Centre
Specially trained dogs were used at a Wisbech convenience store to uncover illegal tobacco

Selling illegal tobacco has cost a Wisbech shopkeeper more than £5,000 after being convicted in his absence by magistrates in Peterborough.

Read more
Val Thomas
White van crashes into wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken, Wisbech

A driver was hospitalised this morning after their van crashed into a wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Photo Galleries

Yesterday, 19:00
Young Ipswich Town fan Noah Day having his picture taken with manager Mick McCarthy.

Thousands of Ipswich Town fans gathered at Portman Road for the club’s annual open day today.

The horse drawn carriage leaves Dagnall Street Baptist Church carrying the coffin of Icilda Callum (Myrtle).

Black horses with ostrich plumes waited patiently at a St Albans church today (Thursday), as hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of the grandmother of a mixed martial arts fighter.

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Gallery: Pam Ayres

Yesterday, 16:55
Pam Ayres performs at the Ham Marquee. Ref shs 30-16SH 3391. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures: Sidmouth Pre-Festival Event

Lachlan Smart

The youngster’s great-grandfather used Biggin Hill airport during the war

United Kingdom
Photographs from the 'David and I...' exhibition. Picture Denis O’Regan.

A UK exhibition tour of many ‘never before seen’ photographs of David Bowie is set to kick-off in Norwich tonight.

United Kingdom

West Norfolk News

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Action from King's Lynn Town V Weymouth at The Walks - Lynn Manager Gary Setchell. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn Town football manager Gary Setchell has spoken about how a misunderstanding over his council tax payments could have landed him in custody.

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The Chicken Coup in Tower Street is open for business. Pictured are (from left) Graham Ridgwell, Simon Dye and Adam Cook. Picture: Ian Burt

A new independent restaurant that has opened in King’s Lynn is keeping its menu very simple - and is offering just chicken on the menu.

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The proposed housing development site on School Road, Heacham. Picture: Ian Burt

The planning inquiry held into a controversial development in Heacham cost West Norfolk Council more than £60,000, it has been revealed.

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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.

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Cambridgeshire police
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.

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Cambridgeshire police

King's Lynn News

Yesterday, 15:11
White van crashes into wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken, Wisbech

A driver was hospitalised this morning after their van crashed into a wall in Burrett Gardens, Walsoken.

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Road rage incident in Wisbech

Two men have been arrested in connection with a road rage incident where a man was allegedly hit around the head with a baseball bat in Wisbech.

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Two men arrested for stealing a moped in Wisbech

Two men were arrested in Wisbech this morning when they were found with a bike that had been reported stolen.

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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.

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Cambridgeshire police
Two women arrested for theft of items from Asda, Northend, Wisbech

Two women were arrested on Saturday in connection with theft of items from Asda in Northend, Wisbech.

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Police Investigation Centre

Agriculture

Yesterday, 17:40
Vege-bot

Robots - including the Vege‑bot, which can handle and cut iceberg lettuces with the same handling care as human harvesters - could soon become the future face of agricultural engineering, say experts.

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