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Councillors refused an application to keep seven first floor windows, replace two and install railings to protect against anti-social behaviour at a hair salon in Wisbech.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, July 13, 2018

The Wisbech Corn Exchange is to open for the first time in nearly 30 years.

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Wisbech Town Council
Thursday, July 12, 2018

There could be a draught at a hairdresser’s in Wisbech - as council bosses are set to refuse an application to keep seven first floor windows, replace two and install railings to protect against anti-social behaviour.

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Fenland District Council
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
Monday, April 30, 2018

Plans to make Wisbech bloom in the UK’s largest community gardening competition have been unveiled as the town launches its 2018 campaign.

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Peter Murphy
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney believes he has found the answer to the town’s on going public loos crisis – get shopkeepers to put up ‘welcome here’ stickers and open them to anyone caught short.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, April 13, 2018

More than £40,000 has been awarded to Wisbech and Fenland Museum for essential repairs to the historic building - as town council bosses announce they will also boost their annual grant.

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Fenland District Council
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
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Wisbech Town councillors have been accused of being clueless by trying to save the historic castle, as they don’t have the ‘imagination, the money or the expertise.’

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Sam 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
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Two architectural practices are at loggerheads over 28 houses planned for Wisbech with one accusing the other of ‘cherry picking’ profitable sites ahead of a much wider scheme.

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Fenland District Council
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

For the first time in recent history the Wisbech Mart was not given an official opening by the town mayor because of the bad weather.

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Wisbech Town Council
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
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Age has overtaken the wooden skate park in Waterlees, Wisbech, and it has now been dismantled and removed amidst hopes that a replacement is affordable.

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Peter Murphy
Friday, December 1, 2017

The Green Flags are still flying high in Wisbech after two of the town’s open spaces retained the prestigious status for the tenth year running.

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Fenland District Council
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
Thursday, October 19, 2017

A long-standing member of the Wisbech community will return to the role he held for 12 years this Halloween.

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Kevin Smith
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, 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
Monday, September 11, 2017

Fenland Council has moved to stop a second property from being converted into a house in multiple occupation (HMO) despite the proposal winning partial support from Wisbech Town Council.

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Prince
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A bid to turn a £210,000 empty five bedroom house into a nine-bed house of multiple occupancy (HMO) has been refused on appeal.

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Fenland Council
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A battered St George’s flag that was labelled an insult to Wisbech has been taken down from the town’s council offices thanks to the help of local fire crew.

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Terry Jordan
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
Friday, September 1, 2017

On the day a petition calling for a ban on street drinking in Wisbech topped 2,000 signatures, a young Lithuanian took a video of a violent argument fuelled by alcohol in the grounds of St Peter and St Paul Church.

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David Oliver
Friday, September 1, 2017

Only one in five voters turned out for the Wisbech Waterlees by election yesterday that saw Conservatives win all three seats.

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Virginia Bucknor
Thursday, August 31, 2017

Fenland Council admitted there is “serious community concern” in Wisbech regarding street drinking.

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David Oliver
Monday, August 28, 2017

Returning officer Paul Medd has reminded all those involved in this week’s by election to Wisbech Town Council of a “code of conduct” for campaigners.

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Paul Medd
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Council leader Sam Hoy has moved swiftly to respond to criticism by a former town clerk of the state of St George’s flag over Wisbech council offices.

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Sam Hoy

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