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Yesterday, 15:40

The general election in May looks set to be a two horse race in this area according to a new poll produced this week on how people will vote on May 7.

The lorry is recovered from a field. Pictures: FENCOPS

Crews worked through the night to recover a lorry that left the A47 near Guyhirn and plunged into a field.

Cllr Virginia Bucknor created a logo to show councillors as part of her campaign idea.

Companies, community groups and clubs could be encouraged to get more involved in keeping Fenland’s streets tidy after a councillor’s campaign won support from colleagues.

Fenland has frozen its share of next year’s council tax bill after a proposed increase was scrapped – thanks to an estimated £47,000 of extra business rates.

Wisbech Lions gathered for their anniversary dinner.

More than 70 members and guests gathered to celebrate another successful year at Wisbech Lions’ 42th anniversary dinner.

Wisbech News

Yesterday, 10:26

Crews worked through the night to recover a lorry that left the A47 near Guyhirn and plunged into a field.

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Wisbech Lions gathered for their anniversary dinner.

More than 70 members and guests gathered to celebrate another successful year at Wisbech Lions’ 42th anniversary dinner.

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Last year, Fenland District Council ran a campaign to highlight the problem of dog fouling by spraying mess left behind by owners. Cllr Peter Murphy is pictured spraying some poop in Wisbech Park.

The possibility of posting dog poop back to owners who fail to remove it from public spaces was discussed at last night’s meeting of Fenland District Council.

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Police were called to an incident in Wisbech Road, King's Lynn. Two windows were smashed at a house: Picture: David Bale

The man admitted to wielding a seven inch carving knife during an argument which led to Wednesday night’s disturbance in King’s Lynn.

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The ram raid at the Tesco Express in Taverham. Picture: Eastern Region Special Operations Unit.

Five men have been convicted of a string of cash machine ram raids and burglaries in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire in which more than £400,000 was stolen and £250,000 of damage caused.

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Yesterday, 10:26

Crews worked through the night to recover a lorry that left the A47 near Guyhirn and plunged into a field.

North Cambs Bowls final,  Christine Wadlow.Picture: Steve Williams.

The standard was high as North Cambs held their indoor county finals at WIBC Harecroft Road, Wisbech.

Angles Theatre, Wisbech held half term workshops.

The next generation of Eddie Redmayne’s and Keira Knightley’s took part in drama workshops at the Angles Theatre over the half term holidays.

Dann’s Clock is being installed over WH Brown on Bridge Street Wisbech. Picture: Steve Williams.

An historic clock that was taken down to be auctioned three years ago has been put back in pride of place in Wisbech town centre.

Wisbech vs Swaffham Rugby. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech bounced back from the disappointment of going out of the Junior Vase with an impressive eight try 44-0 win over Swaffham at Harecroft Road on Saturday.

West Norfolk News

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The wide range of agricultural land prices has created a wealth of opportunities for farmers looking to sell, seminar delegates were told.

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'Come and work in the west'. Some of those involved in the campaign. Pictured l-r Danielle Barrett, Danny Huddlestone, Sarah Moore, Issy Bishop, Julia Saunders and Chris Fry. Photo Paul Tibbs

West Norfolk employers are stepping up efforts to promote the region as a great place to live and work in, as part of a wider drive to get more people to move to the area.

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The Fermoy Unit at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn.

Concerns have been raised about mental health cover in west Norfolk as three out of five consultants at a unit at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital are moving on.

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Dr Paul Richards stands outside the Purfleet Trust, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

A former West Norfolk mayor and historian has been nominated to receive the honorary freedom of the borough.

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Launch of this year's Downham Market Games - Frances Rayner ready for the games. Picture: Matthew Usher.

That was the message at the launch of the next games, which will be held this year on Sunday June 14.

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King's Lynn News

Yesterday, 11:06

More than 70 members and guests gathered to celebrate another successful year at Wisbech Lions’ 42th anniversary dinner.

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Some buses going in and out of King's Lynn will use a temporary bus station

Passengers travelling into King’s Lynn will have their buses temporarily relocated while the bus station is refurbished.

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Tim Wildbore

Colleagues of two men killed in a four vehicle collision on the A10 near Littleport paid tribute to “extremely well-liked, friendly and popular” members of the team.

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flood

Flood warnings have been issued for the Fens, with high tidal levels expected tonight and tomorrow evening.

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RTC, A10 Brandon Creek, Littleport.

Police have identified two men who were killed in a crash on the A10 yesterday (February 18).

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