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Hundreds of runners – including some in wigs and tutus - were showered in a rainbow explosion of paint as Wisbech’s annual Brinks Colour Run returned to the town yesterday (Sunday May 20).

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Octavia Hill
Saturday, May 12, 2018

When Patrick O’Dell, who was mayor of Wisbech in 2002/3, died in February his funeral went ahead without any Wisbech councillor, or current mayor Steve Tierney, in attendance. It attracted criticism at the time from another former mayor Nick Meekins; former town clerk ERBIE MURAT has now penned his own tribute – and joined the criticism of the current council.

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Terry Jordan
Saturday, April 28, 2018

The Wisbech Museum was the venue for Wisbech & District Camera Club this week courtesy of The Curator.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

An FOI by the Wisbech Standard has uncovered more than 40 emails dating back six years between council bosses and under fire Fenland Councillor Simon King - showing how he was probed on expenses claims made outside of the members allowance scheme, on personal business and for multiple journeys, it can be revealed.

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Simon King
Friday, April 6, 2018

A Wisbech county councillor – and current mayor – Steve Tierney announced tonight he is stepping down from his £5,000 a year role as a community champion.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Tributes are being paid to a popular man described as an essential part of the fabric of community events across the Fens.

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Rob Skoulding
Monday, March 26, 2018

Former mayor Nick Meekins criticised Wisbech Town Council for not sending a representative to the funeral of another former mayor, Patrick O’Dell.

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Samantha Hoy
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A town councillor sacked for being lazy has hit back at the Conservative group that ousted him.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Two people have been arrested after a police pursuit near Wisbech.

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Wisbech
Monday, March 12, 2018

Tributes have been paid to a former Wisbech town councillor who died last week.

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Wisbech Town Council
Monday, March 5, 2018

A group that supports people with low vision and blindness, from babies to an 111 year old woman, has opened a new centre in Wisbech.

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Steve Tierney
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

A school for young people with learning difficulties and behaviour problems in Wisbech could close and instead pupils be forced to travel more than 40 miles to St Neots.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

An alcohol action area has helped reduce street drinking problems in a Fenland town.

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Wisbech
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Ned was born at 28 weeks weighing just 1.2kilos

He had a life-threatening grade four bleed on the brain, sepsis and needed resuscitating and ventilating.

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Peterborough City Hospital
Sunday, January 14, 2018

Christine Asamoah, who has been compared to a young Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston and Beyoncé, is performing at After Hours Live in Wisbech next year.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, January 13, 2018

Five years to the day since she was found brutally murdered, an 86-year-old woman’s killer is still at large.

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Wisbech
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader John Clark shocked colleagues tonight by resigning his position at Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Friday, December 29, 2017

A pioneering community centre leader has sent a huge vote of thanks to the staff and volunteers at the centre she runs after being named in the New Year’s honours list for an MBE.

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Rosmini Centre
Thursday, December 28, 2017

His blogs and social media battles have become the stuff of legend and Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney is fully aware of the controversy he can sometimes cause.

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Steve Tierney
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

A Wisbech care home held a Christmas fayre that raised around £800 for resident funds.

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Wisbech
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A national competition has found that the person with the most Christmassy name comes from Fenland.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Fears of Wisbech becoming split into two communities if the garden town project goes ahead have been expressed by a group that brings Christian and non Christian religions together.

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Cambridge
Saturday, December 2, 2017

Three senior cadets waved goodbye to the 272 (Wisbech) Squadron Air Training Corps (ATC) at their annual dining in night.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, November 24, 2017

First glimpse of plans for a combined fire and police station in Wisbech will be unveiled at a public meeting on Monday (November 27).

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, November 23, 2017

If you’re planning on seeing the Christmas light switch on in Wisbech, here’s everything you’ll need to know.

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Wisbech
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

An evening of dancing was held by the Wisbech Ladies Circle in a black tie charity event that raised more than £1,000 for charity.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, November 17, 2017

Fenland Council’s enforcers have been busy this week – but it seems they’ve been caught out by an eagle-eyed member of the public.

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Sam Hoy
Monday, November 13, 2017

Students, teachers and cadets remembered the Fallen in a ceremony at a Wisbech school ahead of Remembrance Sunday.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, November 13, 2017

The town stood in silence to honour the fallen for the 2017 Wisbech Remembrance Sunday.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, November 10, 2017

Wisbech is on track to get a “crucial” new skate park next summer thanks to £35,000 of town council funding – but councillors are hoping the local community will come together to raise thousands still needed.

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Virginia Bucknor

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