A service that offers blind and partially sighted people the chance to listen to their local newspaper is being backed by Mayor of Ely, Councillor Richard Hobbs, the president for Fenprobe.
In 1996, to celebrate its reformation from the county of Humberside to East Riding of Yorkshire, an appointment for a town crier was created to help put the new county on the map.
An Ely family is spear heading a campaign to raise £2,000 for a life saving operation for a foster dog rescued from Romania.
Ely mayor Richard Hobbs arrived in all his civic finery – only to discard them moments later to take up the ‘hands on’ challenge of a group of woodturners.
One-hundred-and-thirty-seven East Cambridgeshire families were kept off the streets in the last six months thanks to an Ely-based advice charity.
A series of excellent individual and league performances has seen Wisbech Swimming Club continuing the winning ways that took it to victory in last year’s prestigious Junior Fenland League.
A 44-year-old woman who received minor injuries after a car was hit by a train on a level crossing has been arrested on suspicion of causing an unlawful act with intent to endanger safety.
The Farmland Museum is offering two free Maypole dancing workshops to teachers and youth and community workers.
With the mayor 10 months into his 12 month term of office, you might be forgiven for thinking Councillor Richard Hobbs and his wife Pat have begun to flag a little,
Home owners in Fenland are being hit with higher council tax bills than one of the richest boroughs in London.
Ely commuters have returned to work sour-faced this morning after finding out their season ticket to London has increased - topping the £5,000 barrier.
An East Cambs councillor suggested her own local authority might be viewed as trying to ‘dump on’ neighbouring Fenland by suggesting Roman Bank should be moved into a Norfolk Parliamentary constituency.
A night time swan feeding session at Welney was joined by a special guest - the daughter of Sir Peter Scott, founder of the Widlfowl and Wetlands Trust charity.
Steam railways fans will have to wait three more weeks to see the Flying Scotsman in action – but will it visit Ely?
The sixth annual Prickwillow Engine Museum ploughing festival is going to be bigger than ever.
A charity book sale will be held at Hilgay Village Hall on Sunday October 15.
MP Liz Truss says she remains concerned about changes to the Kings Lynn to London service through Littleport, Ely and Cambridge that could extend journey times.
The sun and crowds came out for the annual service and parade on Sunday at Ely Cathedral for the Royal Anglian Regiment Association Cambridgeshire.