Mechanical fault blamed for car which caught alight in Fenland town

11:58 16 April 2014

Archant

A crew tackled a car fire in Whittlesey yesterday.

Two firefighters were called to Peterborough Road at 6.25pm and extinguished the fire, which was caused by a mechanical fault, before returning to their stations by 7.05pm.

Yesterday, 14:23
Paul Lattimore.

A man who stole more than £60,000 from his elderly and vulnerable great aunt has been jailed for more than three years.

Yesterday, 11:15
Age UK Charity shop, Wisbech.

A former mayor has been banned from Age UK’s Wisbech charity shop after an incident involving a volunteer member of staff.

Yesterday, 15:21
Alastair Hignell with Wisbech Grammar School students.

A former England rugby international who was struck down with multiple sclerosis 15 years ago gave an inspirational talk to Wisbech Grammar School pupils.

Yesterday, 14:35
Wisbech firefighters picked up the Operational Excellence Award.

Outstanding firefighters were recognised at Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) Excellence Awards last night.

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