Yesterday, 11:44

Council leader Steve Count is planning a “gesture of unity” by handing back part of his allowance in support of the 1,800 county council staff forced to take unpaid leave this Christmas as part of cost saving measures.

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Steve Count
Yesterday, 16:41

Workers rallied against what they say is the “Scrooge” council’s Christmas lay-off.

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Theresa May
Sunday, November 18, 2018

A new 80-bed care home could be built on land in Burwell as East Cambridgeshire has been identified an area “in greatest need” due to a “significant shortfall” of beds across the county.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Saturday, November 17, 2018

What do you love about Wisbech and what would you like to see improved?

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Chris Seaton
Friday, November 16, 2018

The cost of building Cambridgeshire County Council’s new headquarters at Alconbury Weald has already increased by 10 per cent without a brick being laid.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Broken glass and bottles of sauce have been left splattered across a new play area in March that was opened just two weeks ago.

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Jan French
Thursday, November 8, 2018

A new coffee shop run by adults with learning disabilities in March will see the aromatic smell of brewed beverages sweep through the streets.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tories in Whittlesey are threatening to split from the NE Cambs Conservative Association (NECCA) after a bitter row over the deselection of councillors on Fenland District Council.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, November 2, 2018

The iconic city headquarters of Cambridgeshire County Council could soon be turned into a hotel or student flats, but doubts over the council’s future are leading some to question whether now is the time for their move to a new base in Alconbury.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Friday, November 2, 2018

Inspirational children who champion road safety in their schools across the county came together for the first ever Junior Travel Ambassador conference.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A celebrity entourage of gritters - including Brad Grit and Grittney Spears - are getting ready to tackle the cold weather as temperatures start to plummet across Cambridgeshire.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Work to repair Bedlam Bridge starts next Monday (November 5) and will run for around a month.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Massively increased funding for the long-awaited King’s Dyke Level Crossing project has been approved by combined authority bosses - but the project is still facing delays.

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Combined Authority
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Mayor James Palmer, and members of the Cambridge & Peterborough Combined Authority (C&PCA) approved a study looking at the dualling of the A47 through the region.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ely’s £49 million long-awaited bypass has officially opened - and although it was £13m over budget Mayor James Palmer says “it was worth every penny”.

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James Palmer
Friday, October 26, 2018

A luxurious 251 bed student accommodation block in Cambridge – where the average rents are £200 a week – has been bought for £38 million by Cambridgeshire County Council as part of an investment strategy.

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Steve Count
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

In the wake of Cambridgeshire County Council deciding against supporting a ‘people’s vote’ on the final Brexit deal last week, councillor Susan van de Ven has reflected on why she believes it is something that we should all be backing.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, October 22, 2018

A charity college in March for adults with learning disabilities has secured thousands of pounds to repair a dangerous roof, which was damaged in Storm Doris nearly two years ago.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Lib Dem Cllr Susan van de Ven called on the council today (October 16) to support a “people’s vote” on the terms of Brexit, with the possibility of remaining in the EU if it was decided leaving would be a bad idea.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Cambridgeshire County Council has decided against supporting the People’s Vote campaign for the public to have a say on the final Brexit deal.

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European Union
Friday, October 12, 2018

Union leaders have hit out at a move by Cambridgeshire County Council to activate a clause in employees’ contracts that will force them to take three days of unpaid leave.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Campaigners and residents with sight problems have hailed a victory as councillors voted to throw out proposals to cut back on “non-statutory” concessionary bus fares, including free travel for blind and partially sighted concessionary bus pass holders before 9.30am on weekdays.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, October 11, 2018

It might have been £13 million over budget and 20 years in the pipeline, but Ely Southern Bypass is on track to open on Wednesday October 31 - and work to build a walkway runs until late November.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

There are calls for Cambridgeshire County Council to join a push for a “people’s vote” on Brexit amid fears leaving the EU could be harmful for local businesses and residents.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

There is strong opposition to proposals to stop blind and partially sighted people getting free or reduced bus tickets, with claims the move will make people “prisoners in their own homes”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, October 5, 2018

The highest paid workers at Cambridgeshire County Council are being forced to take three days’ mandatory unpaid leave between Christmas and New Year – to help save the council £900,000 towards its £5.2million deficit.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Thursday, October 4, 2018

The county’s most senior local government officers – together with the chief constable and the chief fire officer – sent an email critical of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to its chief executive just days before he handed in his resignation.

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James Palmer
Monday, October 1, 2018

Mayor James Palmer is to be asked to bail out Cambridgeshire County Council – to the tune of millions of pounds – following today’s disclosure that the cost of King’s Dyke crossing replacement has ballooned to £30 million.

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James Palmer
Monday, September 17, 2018

By an overwhelming majority the planning committee of Cambridgeshire County Council has rejected plans for an energy from waste plant at Waterbeach.

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Environment Agency
Friday, September 14, 2018

Foster parents came out in force to support Cambridgeshire County Council in a bid to encourage more people to step forward and join their team.

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Cambridgeshire County Council

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