Friday, February 16, 2018

New Fenland Council leader Chris Seaton has sacked two £8,500 a year cabinet members who backed him but handed the £8,000 a year scrutiny committee chairmanship to the man he defeated.

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Will Sutton
Friday, February 9, 2018

Less than a year after taking on the multi million pound housing portfolio for the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, South Cambs Council leader Peter Topping has parted company with Mayor James Palmer.

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James Palmer
Thursday, January 25, 2018

For the second time in six years, council tax payers face a 30 per cent rise in the local precept set by Wisbech Town Council.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Three of the organisations involved in the Wisbech Access Study say they are surprised by concerns raised by MP Steve Barclay because funding was secured to progress both rail and road projects for the town.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Bakers bagged a slice of charity action when they took part in a Fenland leisure centre’s contest.

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Michelle Tanfield
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A petition with 2,293 signatures has been claimed by its organiser for helping to secure a “tougher enforcement regime” to stop street drinking in Wisbech.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Volunteer members of the self styled Wisbech Citizens’ Patrol voted last night to disband after claiming a petition calling for a ban on street drinking had led to team members being abused.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, September 4, 2017

Nine years ago almost the day – and by invitation – I joined a team of housing officials and representatives from charities for the homeless for the annual count of rough sleepers in Wisbech.

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Sam Hoy
Thursday, August 31, 2017

It’s been widely welcomed, has found and returned lost property and sometimes diffused difficult situations but its founder, Councillor Steve Tierney wonders if Wisbech Citizen’s Patrol has a future.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, August 7, 2017

The council has apologised to parents with children buried in a March cemetery after workmen sprayed chemicals around the graves destroying the grass and ruining toys.

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Jan French
Monday, July 24, 2017

Whittlesey Town Council voted unanimously to oppose proposals for 60 homes south east of 208 Coates Road, Coates, claiming schools can’t cope with the additional numbers.

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Whittlesey Town Council
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
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
Friday, March 3, 2017

The deputy mayor of Wisbech, who faced calls earlier this week for his resignation, accused critics of orchestrating a “sustained character assassination” and hinted he was unsure if he wanted to remain a councillor.

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Virginia Bucknor

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