Wed, 09:43

A community project in Wisbech aimed at keeping children and families active, fed, and occupied during the school holidays has been hailed a success.

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Oasis Centre
Tue, 17:19

Half a million pounds could be ploughed into the Hudson Leisure Centre in Wisbech to create a state-of-the-art fitness facility - at the cost of the indoor bowls club losing their hall.

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Michelle Tanfield
Friday, September 14, 2018

Four letter words peppered the air as uproar erupted at a Fenland Council meeting last night that only ended when a protestor was removed from the council chamber.

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Kit Owen
Thursday, September 13, 2018

A plaque has been unveiled in memory of Ann Carlisle, a former Wisbech mayor and chairman of Fenland District Council, who died aged 81 in October 2016.

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Octavia Hill
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The battle for Estover is heading back to committee next week as March Town Council will fight to stop 95 homes being built there.

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Mike Cornwell
Friday, September 7, 2018

The Duke of Gloucester began a royal visit to Wisbech in Waterlees; one of the county’s most deprived wards.

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Oasis Community Centre
Friday, September 7, 2018

Around £13,000 has been raised for St Peter and St Paul’s Church at this year’s Rose Fair and will go towards building repairs to “keep it going”.

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Rose Fair
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Fenland’s free ‘Golden Age Fair’ is returning to the region this month with an event held at the Queen Mary Centre in Wisbech.

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Mike Cornwell
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Plans to restore Wisbech’s High Street to its ‘former glory’ are being revealed during the Heritage Open Days held across the region this month.

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David Oliver
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A councillor is continuing her fight to stop 8,000 diabetics across Fenland from being charged for disposal of needles.

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Virginia Bucknor
Monday, September 3, 2018

Plans to enforce a charge of £8 a time to dispose of sharps bins for needles and clinical waste in Fenland have been delayed until next year.

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Virginia Bucknor
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Up to 80 new homes will be built on land in Wisbech St Mary despite a petition of more than 100 signatures.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A petition has been set up against plans to charge Fenland people £8 a time to dispose of sharps bin for needles and clinical waste.

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NHS
Thursday, August 16, 2018

A house built in 1962 exclusively for farm workers but no longer required cannot be used for any other purpose, a council has ruled.

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Fenland Council
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Around 137 homes will be built on the former site of College of West Anglia in Wisbech.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

A Go Fund Me campaign has been launched for an emaciated dog, found wandering alongside a railway line, after vets found badly healed broken bones that need a special operation to fix it.

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Fenland District Council
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

A starving stray dog, found wandering at the side of a railway line covered in tar, has been called Brewster in a naming competition to help raise funds for his care.

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Fenland District Council
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Youngsters are enjoying a summer of fun after a £160,000 play area and skate park has opened in Friday Bridge after seven years of campaigning.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, August 4, 2018

A rare breed dog, found by railway workers emaciated and covered in tar, has prompted a competition to find him a name to help raise funds for his vet bill.

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Shelley Ridgeon
Friday, August 3, 2018

Contractors awarded a five year, £2.5 million deal to keep Fenland’s parks and open spaces tidy were forced to pay back £7,000 in penalties over a six week period.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Fenland District Council has once again been awarded a customer service excellence standard.

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District Council
Monday, July 30, 2018

Thousands of pounds worth of damage has been caused after a flash storm hit Fenland on Friday.

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Fenland Police
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

A dispersal order will be put in place in Wisbech in a bid to reduce anti-social behaviour in the town from tomorrow.

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Fenland District Council
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

An injunction from the High Court has been served to a residential caravan site in Wisbech.

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Fenland District Council
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tesco are advertising for a part time manager in Chatteris with talk that the store could be open by September.

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Fenland District Council
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A community transport boss at Cambridgeshire County Council learnt that his signature appeared four times on grant applications made by FACT without his knowledge or consent, says the PKF report into FACT.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A Wisbech garden has been awarded a ‘Green Flag’ after scooping gold at Anglia in Bloom for the 11th year in a row.

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Peter Murphy
Monday, July 23, 2018

Cambridgeshire County Council paid out hundreds of thousands of pounds to community transport provider FACT without in some instances proper authorisation, funding agreements or with no detailed follow up of how the money was spent.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, July 20, 2018

More than 5,600 school children from across Fenland have been learning how to recycle in a district-wide initiative to reduce environmental pollution.

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Peter Murphy
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Fenland Twinning Association has bid ‘auf wiedersehen’ to its German friends following their visit to the district.

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Mike Cornwell

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