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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Doddington Community Hospital

Out-patient clinics at Doddington Hospital and Ely’s Princess of Wales Hospital are at risk unless a new provider can be found.

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Stephen Ray

A health care assistant who abused his position of trust to begin a relationship with one of his patients has been jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Alexsandrs Kukuskins

A man has been jailed 30 months after leaving an elderly woman with a broken arm and leg injuries whilst trying to steal a bottle of alcohol from a supermarket in King’s Lynn.

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Norwich Crown Court
Ebony Bliss

After hundreds of votes, the judges have chosen the Queensgate Shopping Centre style icon 2016 - and the winner is Ebony Bliss from Wisbech.

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Sir Harry Kroto pictured with lower sixth form students during his visit to Wisbech Grammar School in 2013

Nobel prize winning scientist Sir Harry Kroto who was born in Wisbech has died at the age of 76.

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Alan Chamberlain

A Whittlesey man convicted of a number of “horrific” historical sex offences has been jailed for 15 years.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Doddington has been designated a neighbourhood plan area

The whole of the parish of Doddington has been designated as a neighbourhood area, giving local residents the chance to play a greater part in developments that take place in their community.

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Fenland District Council
Outgoing mayor James Carney congratulates Cllr Bill Haggata on becoming the new mayor

Chatteris has a new mayor in the shape of Councillor Bill Haggata.

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On May 1, 1966, Roy Gerstner was the first person to take the plunge in Whittlesey’s new swimming pool. And last Sunday (May 1) he returned to the Manor Centre to do the same again.

Exactly 50 years on, a Whittlesey man has relived a special moment from his youth.

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Fenland District Council
Alan Hocking (centre) with Fenland District Councillor Mike Cornwell and Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson

They are 12,000 km apart but the town of March and the town of Nambour, Australia, came together to honour the selfless act of courage by a 21-year-old serviceman.

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Fenland District Council
Meadowgate Police Cadets visit Westminster

Eight members of the Wisbech Meadowgate Volunteer Police Cadets enjoyed a day out in London visiting the Palace of Westminster.

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London
Horsefair centre manager Kevin Smith welcomes Phil Donnelly and Kieron Owen from the VIP Electronic Cigarette Company to the shopping centre

Vaping brand VIP Premium Vaping and E-liquids has arrived in Wisbech, with an outdoor kiosk at the Horsefair Shopping Centre.

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