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Saturday, July 22, 2017

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

Wisbech’s annual Horsefair Shopping Centre summer fun day will take place on Thursday July 27 from 10am to 2pm.

The Light Cinema, Wisbech, closed temporarily after what bosses say was a “small fire safety related issue”. It re-opens at 6pm tonight (Saturday)

Voters in March get an extra chance to go the ballot box this year following approval for a referendum on a planning document that could revolutionise decision making locally.

Fenland Council

One of Britain’s biggest trade unions - the GMB – has condemned the 30 per cent pay rise for councillors that Cambridgeshire County Council voted through this week.

Two enterprise zones could be set up in Fenland – one at Wisbech and another at Chatteris- to encourage business growth.

Fenland Council

Businessman Alan Samuels has alleged Fenland Council “behaved unreasonably” and caused him “unnecessary expense” in refusing his application to convert a £210,000 five bedroom house into a 9-bed house of multiple occupancy (HMO).

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Saturday, July 22, 2017

Home Office

Seven young apprentices from Chatteris firm Metalcraft refurbished the railings surrounding the Chatteris War Memorial on Wednesday.

Fenland Council

Wisbech News

Saturday, July 22, 2017

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

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Wisbech’s annual Horsefair Shopping Centre summer fun day will take place on Thursday July 27 from 10am to 2pm.

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The Light Cinema, Wisbech, closed temporarily after what bosses say was a “small fire safety related issue”. It re-opens at 6pm tonight (Saturday)

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Two enterprise zones could be set up in Fenland – one at Wisbech and another at Chatteris- to encourage business growth.

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Fenland Council

Businessman Alan Samuels has alleged Fenland Council “behaved unreasonably” and caused him “unnecessary expense” in refusing his application to convert a £210,000 five bedroom house into a 9-bed house of multiple occupancy (HMO).

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Wisbech

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Sidmouth III were denied another win in their latest Tolchards Devon League 2nd XI B Division East outing.

Want to help beat cancer? Join the Relay For Life event at Barnstaple Rugby Club today (Saturday) and right through the night until Sunday lunchtime

The Bullpup thing... is here to stay, says the editor as he tests the latest Daystate Pulsar

Generous festival-goers in Hatfield look to have raised more than £10,000 for a Welwyn Garden City-based charity.

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The ever-popular Music Day in Dalwood, now in its sixth year, attracted music lovers from far and wide on Saturday, July 1.

West Norfolk News

Yesterday, 16:41

Brave swimmers took on the elements as they completed a 12-mile river swim in west Norfolk.

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A presentation was held at a school in King’s Lynn to celebrate achievements in the Duke of Edinburgh awards.

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Marshland High School

Creative students in west Norfolk will have their artwork in public view in a shop’s window display across the summer.

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The plan to overhaul health services in Norfolk and Waveney has been rated as “advanced” in a new national assessment of its progress.

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A woman is in a stable condition after a collision on the A149 in West Norfolk.

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King's Lynn News

Friday, July 14, 2017

A drink-driver was arrested in Wisbech after he was caught more than twice over the legal limit.

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A woman has appeared in court charged with causing the death of a 21-year-old man by dangerous driving.

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A woman who grew up in Wisbech has written a book about her father’s suicide to “destroy the stigma attached to mental health”

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A fundraising page has been set up to help a 10-year-old from Wisbech travel to Holland to compete at an international tang soo do competition.

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A 52-year-old Wisbech woman has been jailed for six months after she was found guilty of nine counts of theft from a shop.

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Agriculture

Monday, July 17, 2017

Machinery sales are proving profitable for farmers as Cheffins on site machinery auctions top £4m in six months.

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