Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Huntingdonshire District Council’s former leader Cllr Robin Howe has stepped down as a deputy mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Friday, October 27, 2017

Growing maize under biodegradable film has the potential to deliver a significantly earlier harvest or dramatically increased yields, according to crop trials in East Anglia.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The Ouse Washes have been chosen by Professor Robert Winston as one of top 10 science and discovery places in A History of England in 100 Places campaign

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United Kingdom
Friday, September 8, 2017

Over the weekend of August 25/26 a story appeared on our website about the allowances received by James Palmer, the mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Deputy Lieutenant Richard Barnwell, of Wisbech, has been approved by Her Majesty the Queen to serve as the Vice Lord-Lieutenant for the county of Cambridgeshire.

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Wisbech Town Council
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tom Hunt fought unsuccessfully to enter the European Parliament, failed to win a Commons seat in the June election and yesterday resigned from East Cambs Council to work with newly elected mayor James Palmer.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Historic buses and coaches will once again take over Whittlesey this weekend for the popular Busfest event.

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whittlesey
Friday, May 5, 2017

James Palmer has vowed to do “everything he can to make sure everyone is included in the future of the county” after winning the race to become Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s first elected mayor.

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Paul Bullen
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Conservative candidate Chris Boden held onto his seat for the Whittlesey North division.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, April 20, 2017

A pledge by Tory candidate for mayor James Palmer to sort out “delays caused by the present system” was made a week after Cambridgeshire County Council put the £16m Kings Dyke bridge, Whittlesey, out to tender.

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James Palmer
Thursday, April 20, 2017

With a term of just four years, it’s important the mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough makes a “quick impression”.

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Conservative Party
Thursday, April 20, 2017

The mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will need more funding from the government to deal with issues facing the county.

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Cambridge City Council
Thursday, April 20, 2017

“If I say I’m going to do it, then my record suggests I’ve done it.”

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James Palmer
Thursday, April 20, 2017

The £600 million controlled by the new mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough should be spent on solving the county’s current problems before splashing it elsewhere.

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Paul Bullen
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Alternative transport infrastructure should be considered to help older people and the disabled, as well as the environment, according to Green Party mayoral candidate, Councillor Julie Howell.

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Peterborough
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Fenland radish is ready to add extra crunch to the country’s salads – 10 days ahead of schedule.

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Sainsbury
Monday, March 20, 2017

A rainbow of multi-coloured public service vehicles from across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough showed their support and marked the end of LGBT History Month and Fostering and Adoption Week.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Saturday, March 11, 2017

A candidate to become the first elected mayor of Cambridgeshire called for Mark Reeve, chairman of the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP), to step aside from involvement in devolution pending an inquiry.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Wisbech people are being “sold a pup” over the prospect of re-opening the rail link to March, says Peter Dawe, the independent candidate hopeful of becoming mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, February 10, 2017

Entrepreneur Peter Dawe, the independent candidate battling become mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, believes Fenland is the ideal base for a £10 million factory producing modular homes.

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Peterborough
Monday, January 30, 2017

County council leader Steve Count – beaten in the poll to become the Tory candidate for mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough – today sensationally quit as chairman of the combined authority preparing the way for devolution.

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James Palmer
Friday, January 27, 2017

Former Peterborough United, Cambridge United and Norwich City coach Michael ‘Kit’ Carson, 74, was arrested today at his Cambridge home as part of an investigation into allegations of abuse in football.

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Alec Wood
Monday, January 16, 2017

Lib Dems selected a pro Remain candidate to fight the May election for the newly created £70,000 role as mayor of Cambridgeshire.

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European Union
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Parents of children with special educational needs are invited to a free conference with workshops and information stalls.

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St Ives
Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Street lighting is being reinstated through the night and gritting routes stepped up following a unanimous decision by councillors.

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Steve Count
Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Fire chiefs have urged people to keep an eye out for vulnerable adults in the community after a couple died in a blaze at their home when a cardboard box next to a wall mounted gas fire caught light.

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Rescue Service
Friday, December 9, 2016

Councillor James Palmer, leader of East Cambridgeshire District Council, has thrown his hat in the ring to become the new Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, with hopes to “improve infrastructure and provide high quality housing for all”.

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James Palmer
Thursday, December 8, 2016

A doctor from Hinchingbrooke Hospital is the latest Labour supporter to announce he will be vying to become the party’s candidate in next year’s election to be mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Steve Count
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Cambridgeshire’s elected mayoral contest is due to take place in May next year. 
Bookmaker Ladbrokes has opened a book on who might take the powerful new job. Heidi Allen, who was the first Conservative to put her name forward, has the shortest odds as things stand.

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George Osborne
Monday, December 5, 2016

The battle to become the first directly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough sprung a surprise candidate today when SE Cambs MP Heidi Allen entered the fray.

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