King's Lynn News

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A drink driver has been charged for being nearly three times the legal limit, crashing into a parked car in Main Road, Elm and trying to flee the scene.

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A 40-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of theft and possession of a knife with a three-inch blade in Wisbech town centre.

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Peterborough

On farmland at the old RAF Downham Market site a vision of the future was meant to take shape, employing 6,000 people and finding cures to deadly diseases.

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College of West Anglia

An elderly couple from Norfolk have been killed in a crash in Lincolnshire.

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Boston

People are being asked to sponsor a whole or half wheelchair or even just one wheel in an appeal at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital at King’s Lynn.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A 43-year-old man had enjoyed a day out with his family the day before he was found dead in his home, an inquest heard.

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A significant rise in the number of older residents being admitted to hospitals in Cambridge and King’s Lynn has led to a short term crisis for Cambridgeshire County Council as they struggle to accommodate them on discharge.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A Wisbech teenager walking home from a party was attacked, robbed of his mobile phone and trainers, viciously beaten, urinated on and left semi-conscious in the street.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A disqualified drink driver from Wisbech was sentenced to 22 weeks in prison with a five year driving ban.

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An ambulance took two hours to reach a teenager who was the front seat passenger in a car that was in collision with a tree.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Care homes in Fenland are being encouraged to join a scheme which ensures people know the medical history of elderly patients in case of an emergency.

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Children and staff from the sister schools of Anthony Curton Primary in Walpole St Peter and Tilney All Saints celebrated harvest festival in their village.

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Motorists who use the A47 are being reminded that major work to repair bridges at a King’s Lynn junction will begin on Monday (23).

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United Kingdom

Near miss on level crossing

Thursday, October 19, 2017

A signaller forgot to follow procedures, allowing a car over a level crossing in front of an approaching train.

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King's Lynn

Four drink drivers were stopped within one hour in Wisbech on Saturday night (October 14) – including one who was almost three times the legal limit.

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Transport secretary Chris Grayling has given his commitment into making the Ely North junction upgrade a priority for the Department for Transport.

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Elizabeth Truss

Members of Wisbech Lions Club went bonkers for conkers for an annual competition on Friday October 6.

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Peterborough

Raiders smashed a rear window to break into a home but left empty-handed.

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A West Norfolk nurse is raising awareness to ensure patients facing death fulfil their final wishes.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A trainee bricklayer from Marshland St James is among three apprentices kick starting their construction careers through a major new homes development in King’s Lynn.

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College of West Anglia

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