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Police and an air ambulance are in attendance at a serious collision in Sutton Bridge.

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The A47 is blocked in both directions in King’s Lynn because of a serious crash.

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Man arrested for suspected posession of class A drugs

A 30-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested for possession of class A drugs.

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Police at the scene.  Pictures David Bale

Police confirm they have identified the body of a man discovered in the River Ouse at Downham Market on Monday (31 August).

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A 50-year-old man, who has had thousands of pounds worth of electronic items stolen from his home in Upwell, is offering a £400 reward for information.

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Teenage Cancer Trust fund raising, Benwick

An 18-year-old from Benwick, who battled – and defeated cancer, is continuing his fundraising efforts having already raised thousands of pounds for charity.

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Victoria Gillick

Does anyone know what our MP Steve Barclay thinks about anything requiring his personal moral judgement?

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Steve Barclay
The Neville Staple Band to perform charity gig at Waterbeach Beach Club

Neville Staple, who found fame with The Specials, is to perform a charity gig in Waterbeach this month.

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Cambridge
March Camera Club have moved to the Oliver Cromwell Hotel, March

March Camera Club is to hold their first meeting in their new home tomorrow.

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Police accident

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died in a collision on the A47 at Swaffham yesterday

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A police officer, who retired after being accused of theft and computer misuse, has received a suspended sentence. He will also be tagged on curfew.

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Police question woman over £1,000 worth of alcohol

Two women have been arrested in Wisbech over the past 24 hours- one for being found in possession of £1185.85 worth of alcohol and other goods.

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Curlew Place, St Neots,

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman in Cambridgeshire on Saturday

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Peterborough City Hospital
Young people taking part in National Citizen Service (NCS) have been giving back to the community this summer, by means of charitable contributions within West Norfolk.

Young people have spent the summer giving back to their community with a number of charitable initiatives in West Norfolk.

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College of West Anglia
Maria and Nielsen-Bom, Garden open day, Friends and visitors to the open garden.

A garden open event in March raised more than £1,000 for a national charity scheme.

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Market Stall Street Theatre like you

20TwentyProductions is to put on a street theatre experience ‘like you have never seen before’ in March and Whittlesey this weekend.

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The Cambridgeshire Caledonian Pipe Band

The Cambridgeshire Caledonian Pipe Band is a community pipe band who play all over Cambridgeshire and the surrounding counties, spreading the music of the bagpipes throughout the wider East of England area.

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Cambridgeshire Police
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Brits think bananas are produced in the UK, are unsure as to whether apples grow on trees or not and the majority have no idea where kale comes from, new research shows.

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Tom Poster

Chatteris Music Society is to host a concert by award-winning international pianist Tom Poster next weekend.

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Police calling for witnesses to a burglary at Emneth

Hairdressing clippers and scissors as well as a digital radio and a computer tablet were stolen in a burglary at Emneth.

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Norfolk Police
Lorries at the public byway outside Fengrain

Villagers are being urged to write letters to Fenland District Council against plans for an anaerobic digester at Wimblington to stop what campaigners say will be “motoring mayhem when tiny country lanes get blocked with lorries and tractors.”

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Beat This at March Library

A group of four children got together at the March library for a free lyric writing workshop with a professional artist last week.

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Cheque  being presented to the Shouldham ward. at Kings Lynn hospital. Pictured, from left, are ward clerk Nicki Ball, Gavin Caney, junior sister Ria Parker, Lucy Massen, Lindsey Rasberry and sister Kerry Craik.

A man whose dying wish was to create a legacy has had more than £20,000 raised for charity in his memory.

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West Norfolk
Chatteris library

A public consultation is being held to give residents their say on how to improve non-emergency patient transport services in Cambridgeshire.

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Police car

Three men were arrested in Chatteris last night during a busy night for Fenland police that saw a total of nine people taken into custody.

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Emergency services search for a missing person.

A man drowned today in Cambridgeshire after apparently jumping into the Great Ouse to retrieve a football shortly before a water festival was due to start.

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Rotary Club
Robert MacBryde
Red and Black Still Life
( Collection of Original Works for Children in Cambridgeshire. Photography by Marc Mageean)

Hundreds of rarely seen paintings – owned by Cambridgeshire County Council as part of a children’s collection built up since the last war- are to be sold.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Holly Orridge playing at the Horsefair shopping centre Summer Funday. Picture: Steve Williams.

Holly Orridge launched her new EP, 14 Miles to Midnight, with a performance at the Horsefair on Wednesday.

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Sam Smith, centre, presenting the cheque to Shane Sleath and under 13 Wisbech player Alex Bishop.

Wisbech Town Cricket Club received a very welcome £500 boost from one of the town’s organisations.

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Sam Smith

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