Monday, May 21, 2018

A Whittlesey councillor has been re-elected chairman of Fenland District Council – just days after quitting her role as chairman of the local Conservative association.

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Will Sutton
Friday, April 13, 2018

A bid by NHS England to secure £35,000 from one of Cambridge’s richest colleges as part of building 95 homes on land they own at Estover in March will have to come from monies already agreed.

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Mike Cornwell
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Disarray in the Conservative Party in Fenland spilled over into the annual meeting of the local association with a blistering attack by president Victor Aveling on the de-selection of sitting councillors.

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Alex Miscandlon
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The former manager of a Wisbech food store has been given a suspended jail sentence after admitting selling out of date meat and cheese, some of which was mouldy.

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Mike Cornwell
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The North East Cambridgeshire Conservative Association is split over a rule change that has allowed party activists to de-select four district councillors – three of them cabinet members.

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Alex Miscandlon
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Tory party activists continued their purge of sitting councillors last night, bringing to four the number axed ahead of next year’s elections to Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Agents acting for St John’s College, Cambridge, today withdrew the application to build 95 homes at Estover, March, following exposure by this newspaper of a flawed consultation process over NHS requirements.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, February 9, 2018

Councillors last night opted for what many regard as a safe pair of hands by voting in Chris Seaton as the new leader of Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, February 8, 2018

Wisbech councillor Simon King is fighting for his political career after a decision was taken to refer his expenses claim to a conduct committee made up of mainly Conservative Party colleagues.

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Chris Boden
Friday, February 2, 2018

A ruthless purge by party activists has claimed another significant scalp at Fenland Hall with the de-selection of the third cabinet member in a matter of weeks.

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Chris Boden
Saturday, January 6, 2018

Fenland District Council (FDC) is offering help to people that want to achieve their fitness goals and kick-start a healthier New Year.

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Mike Cornwell
Thursday, December 28, 2017

Fenland District Council has been told that a Tory councillor and cabinet member facing claims of expenses irregularities will not be the subject of a police investigation.

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Simon King
Sunday, December 17, 2017

The important role Fenland’s Golden Age Fairs play in the community was highlighted when 132 people turned out for the latest event at March Braza Club.

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Paul Medd
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fenland households who signed up to the latest round of a free energy switching service will save an average of £250 off their annual energy bill.

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Mike Cornwell
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Based on 2011 Census figures, Fenland is home to around 500 travellers/gypsies but many believe the number is double that.

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Mike Cornwell
Friday, July 21, 2017

Fenland District Council has been awarded almost £190,000 to begin two projects which encourage integration with the district’s migrant community – including one which promotes the growth of fruit and vegetables.

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Mike Cornwell

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