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• Well it’s been a couple of weeks to remember for all the wrong reasons.

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Network Rail
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Train services between Ely and Kings Lynn will be cancelled for five days next month to allow for a £1 million upgrade to a six-span railway bridge.

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Network Rail
Monday, January 15, 2018

A politician has called for a promise that the A14 works will be finished following news that a contractor working on the job has gone into liquidation.

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NHS
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader Charles Roberts told Transport Secretary Chris Grayling today that he welcomed improvements to Ely North junction but he would continue to “fight the corner” of Queen Adelaide residents fearful of barrier closures.

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Lucy Frazer
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

MP Steve Barclay claims a major study on the future transport needs of Wisbech is flawed and unless it is amended or withdrawn could jeopardise prospects for re-opening the rail link to March.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Stuntney Road bridge in Ely has retained its title of Britain’s most bashed bridge.

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Network Rail
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Steam railways fans will have to wait three more weeks to see the Flying Scotsman in action – but will it visit Ely?

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Twitter
Monday, October 16, 2017

A transport conference was told that Fenland holds the key to unlocking the potential of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Simon King
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Transport secretary Chris Grayling has given his commitment into making the Ely North junction upgrade a priority for the Department for Transport.

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Elizabeth Truss
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wagons are being lifted off the track with a rail crane, as a major recovery operation gets underway at the site where a freight train derailed in Ely on Monday.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Derailment of 11 of the 33 wagons on a freight train at Queen Adelaide near Ely is likely to mean passenger services between Bury St Edmunds and Peterborough are unlikely to resume until Monday.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Network Rail has warned that disruption caused by a freight train derailment near Ely yesterday (Mon) will last for some days.

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Network Rail
Monday, August 14, 2017

A £395,000 feasibility study to upgrade Manea and Whittlesey rail stations to take longer trains leaves a question mark over where the £3.4million will come from to carry out the works.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Hard-working railway volunteers have helped to create a commemorative garden at March station.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

An underground sprinter style “bus” could come to Cambridge to tackle the city’s traffic congestion.

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James Palmer
Monday, August 7, 2017

Transport Minister Chris Grayling unveiled a plaque at Cambridgeshire’s newest station today (Monday 7 August) to officially mark its opening. It opened to passengers in May.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Sunday, August 6, 2017

The county council is on the brink of awarding the contract to build the £16.9million new crossing on the A605 at Kings Dyke, Whittlesey.

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whittlesey
Thursday, July 27, 2017

A railway bridge in Whittlesey is being replaced during the August bank holiday weekend while the river remains open to traffic as part of Network Rail’s upgrade plan.

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Network Rail
Thursday, July 27, 2017

It could be years down the line before improvements are made to rail stations at Manea and Whittlesey.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, July 22, 2017

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, May 12, 2017

He sees it very much as hitting the ground running and so just six days after becoming Cambridgeshire’s new directly elected mayor, James Palmer has delivered his plans for his first 100 days in office.

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James Palmer
Thursday, April 13, 2017

The number of people risking their lives trespassing on railway lines in Cambridgeshire has hit a five-year-high.

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British Transport Police
Thursday, March 30, 2017

MP Steve Barclay has accused the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP) of remaining silent on re-opening of the Wisbech rail line despite the board announcing funding for Ely North improvements.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, March 24, 2017

More than £8 million in funding has been agreed for a study which could bring forward work to ease the bottleneck at the Ely North junction by five years.

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Elizabeth Truss
Thursday, March 2, 2017

British Transport Police revealed today that a 16 year-old youth died last night after being hit by a train near Waterbeach.

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Twitter
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Fenland commuters were among hundreds of people caught up in major disruption last night (Tuesday 28) when services were cancelled and delayed after a person was hit by a train between Stevenage and Peterborough.

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