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Yesterday, 17:06

With mayoralty and Cambridgeshire County Council election jousting well under way, you forgive those who may have forgotten that a by-election is to take place in Wisbech next month.

Town council leader Sam Hoy dismissed a fellow councillor’s protest over where members should sit as “no big deal”.

Alan Lay

“Knives ruin lives” is the message from police as they prepare to launch a county-wide amnesty.

An off duty local police officer has been commended for his bravery after he jumped into the River Nene at Wisbech to rescue a woman.

Alec Wood

Sainsbury’s March has donated Christmas costumes to Cavalry Primary School and Maple Grove Community Group in March.

Over 5,358 three-day emergency food supplies were provided to people from Ely, Cottenham, Soham, Haddenham, Chatteris, Sutton and March in crisis during 2016-17.

A local church and charity is celebrating 130 years of transforming lives.

Do you recognise this Michael Kors bag? It was handed into March Police Station this morning.

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Wisbech News

Yesterday, 17:06

With mayoralty and Cambridgeshire County Council election jousting well under way, you forgive those who may have forgotten that a by-election is to take place in Wisbech next month.

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Town council leader Sam Hoy dismissed a fellow councillor’s protest over where members should sit as “no big deal”.

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Alan Lay

“Knives ruin lives” is the message from police as they prepare to launch a county-wide amnesty.

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An off duty local police officer has been commended for his bravery after he jumped into the River Nene at Wisbech to rescue a woman.

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Alec Wood

A police-backed knife amnesty is to take place across Cambridgeshire next week, after figures show that knife crimes rose by more than a third in a year.

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Cambridgeshire police

Photo Galleries

Yesterday, 17:00

Beer Scouts hosted the district’s annual St George’s Day parade on Saturday morning and gave it a new flavour.

Gallery: Video - Reg Imray tribute

Yesterday, 16:13

See our slideshow tribute to Exmouth’s vintage vehicle enthusiast - Reg Imray.

Beavers, Cubs and Scouts participated in a St George’s Day parade at St Mary’s Church in South Woodford.

St Mary's Church

As the dust settles on the London Marathon and participants tend to their aches and pains now is the time to acknowledge the charitable efforts of Havering’s many runners.

London

The first Denny’s Memorial Bike Show saw more than 300 bikers turn out for the occassion at Tooters Diner in Barnstaple.

West Norfolk News

Yesterday, 12:19

This summer East Anglia offers a plethora of music events covering a wide range of genres. Whether you like to boogie to Bananarama, clap along to Mumford and Sons, be swept away by classical tones, or prefer the blues vibe of Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, there is more than enough variety to suit the discerning music-lovers in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex. Here’s our pick of the best...

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Two brothers will reach for the skies in memory of their father who died of motor neurone disease one month after being diagnosed.

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King's Lynn

St George’s Day was marked in style in King’s Lynn today, as more than 500 children and adults took the streets for the town’s annual St George’s Day parade.

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Norfolk

Emergency services were kept busy over the weekend with a spate of fires across the region.

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Fire crews were called in to put out a vehicle blaze in the west Norfolk seaside town of Heacham.

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King's Lynn News

Mon, 11:20

A driver who admitted that he had no insurance or licence and that he had taken the vehicle without the owner’s consent was arrested in Wisbech last night.

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A man caught on CCTV carrying a flat screen TV and a small step ladder around his neck was arrested on suspicion of burglary and drug offences in Wisbech yesterday.

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Getting councillors out of committees, generating electricity from the Wash, and removing the need for social housing are just a few ideas mayoral candidate Peter Dawe has for Cambridgeshire.

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Dozens of car-lovers packed The Light Cinema in Wisbech on Saturday to mark the release of Fast & Furious 8.

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Staff at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn are hoping to help the fight against Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) by hosting a free healthcare event next month.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Agriculture

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Fenland radish is ready to add extra crunch to the country’s salads – 10 days ahead of schedule.

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