Three of the organisations involved in the Wisbech Access Study say they are surprised by concerns raised by MP Steve Barclay because funding was secured to progress both rail and road projects for the town.

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Steve Barclay
Yesterday, 14:35

The resignation was announced today of businessman Mark Reeve as chairman of the Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

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Steve Barclay
Yesterday, 11:46

MP Steve Barclay claims a major study on the future transport needs of Wisbech is flawed and unless it is amended or withdrawn could jeopardise prospects for re-opening the rail link to March.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, November 16, 2017

The Minister for Children and Families visited Ely College this morning (16) to hear from students on how their education can be improved.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, November 13, 2017

The town stood in silence to honour the fallen for the 2017 Wisbech Remembrance Sunday.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, November 13, 2017

The new £150,000 indoor sports centre in Wisbech St Mary was officially opened at the weekend.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, October 2, 2017

Mayor James Palmer has effectively declared a vote of no confidence in the Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Road safety experts must bite the bullet at a perilous junction on the A47, a councillor has warned, after a motorcyclist died where flashing lights were installed as a cheaper fix than a roundabout.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, September 18, 2017

The MP for North East Cambridgeshire has decided enough is enough and has stepped in to help a Wisbech pizza shop replace a broken window.

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Steve Barclay
Sunday, August 27, 2017

Hundreds took to social media in Wisbech over the weekend to support a petition calling for a drinking ban in the town, zero tolerance to drunk and disorderly behaviour, a review of licensed premises, and enough resources to police it.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, August 25, 2017

A petition has been launched for a zero tolerance approach to street drinking in Wisbech town centre where people say they have become frightened to walk through certain parks, church yards and streets.

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Steve Barclay
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
Monday, August 14, 2017

Timings and plans for the £16 million upgrade of the Guyhirn roundabout at its junction with the A141 were unveiled today as part of a £300 million A47 improvement plan.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Government has moved decisively to halt community transport providers such as the Fenland Association of Community Transport (FACT) and its Huntingdon (HACT) and Ely (ESACT) subsidiaries from competing unfairly with the taxi industry.

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Steve Barclay
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
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

A political leaflet has been delivered to people in Fenland despite a suspension on General Election campaigning following the Manchester bombing.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, May 19, 2017

Businesses across Fenland have only themselves to blame for not finding projects big enough and suitable enough to get financial backing, enterprise agency boss Mark Reeve told councillors.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, May 15, 2017

A petition has been launched by a March mum urging Fenland District Council to put CCTV cameras at Eastwood Cemetery.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Ken Rustidge has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the North East Cambridgeshire constituency to stand in this June’s general election.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Should both decide to stand again – and there’s no indication to suggest otherwise- both Steve Barclay in NE Cambs and Lucy Frazer in SE Cambs will be returned with significant majorities after June’s snap election.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The controversial switch of MMUK and MM Flowers from Chatteris – where they employ up to 400 workers- to Alconbury is nearing completion.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Snatched by immigration officers from a March Indian restaurant where he had been working, a 27 year-old Bangladeshi says he fears his rejection of Islam could endanger his life if he is sent back home.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, March 31, 2017

Workers arriving in The Fens from countries such as Lithuania are being warned about possible exploitation before they leave home, a Government minister said today.

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Steve Barclay
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
Monday, March 27, 2017

Crisp manufacturers Corkers were invited to the Houses of Parliament as part of a taste of Cambridgeshire event.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, March 27, 2017

It’s full steam ahead at the Railway pub on Station Road in Whittlesey which reopened this week following a ten-week closure for a £300,000 refurbishment.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

A group set up to kick start economic growth in the region has accused an MP, who reported them to a government spending watchdog, of making “wholly inaccurate and defamatory” suggestions about it.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, March 20, 2017

The government and its spending watchdog have launched an investigation into the running of two major bodies responsible for millions of pounds worth of investment in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk.

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Steve Barclay

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