Clare Butler

Reporter covering news, reviews and entertainment across March, Wisbech and Ely.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Knife crime offences in East Cambridgeshire have more than doubled in the past two years - but there's been one less in Fenland.

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Friday, September 13, 2019

A man died after a car crashed into a tree on the B1043 near Godmanchester.

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Friday, September 13, 2019

It is the time to shine for one talented 12-year-old from Chatteris who has been awarded a scholarship at a performing arts theatre.

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Friday, September 13, 2019

A 16-year-old from Wisbech has been charged with possession with intent to supply cannabis and escape from lawful custody.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

It was a stylish occasion to mark the 100th birthday of Joan Kierman whose life has been at the heart of the Capital of the Fens.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Chinese lanterns could be banned across Fenland to prevent "devastating consequences" for people, buildings and animals.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

A Fenland school that has been warned to improve by inspectors say that they are "committed" to making sure that children achieve their potential.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

They already educate 1400 primary and secondary school children in Wisbech but that number could swell if the Brooke Weston Academy (BWA) wins approval for a new free school.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Devastating outbreaks of cholera that took the lives of around 80 people in Wisbech have been written about in the latest book by historian Kevin Rodgers.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

River users in Fenland will have to get their boats registered, insured and safety checked under new powers in a bid to control moorings.

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Saturday, September 7, 2019

A smart new kit has been presented to the March Park Rangers U9's for the new season.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Stylish new training jackets were presented to the March Town Ladies for their new season.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

A charity that helps homeless people in Fenland is finalist in two categories at the 2019 Women in Housing Awards.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Local good causes can apply for funds from a charity car parking event which raised more than £30,000 last year.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

A 999 call about killing a "poisonous" spider prompted police to issue a warning about time-wasting on their emergency line.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

A fundraising campaign has topped £120,000 to pay off the mortgage of a brave Cambridgeshire mother battling an incurable form of lung disease.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

An historic house near Wisbech that half collapsed in the 1970s could be transformed into four homes - all for an auction start price of £110,000.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Robotic cats are being used to reduce stress levels and anxiety for people with learning disabilities and dementia in Cambridgeshire.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

People in Ely and Fenland are being urged to get their blood pressure checked as part of a free event.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

More than 3,000 people visited Citizens Advice in Cambridgeshire last year to talk about benefits.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

A new series of bite-sized courses for adults in Cambridgeshire will start later this month.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A community team in March that provide support to people living alone has expanded one year after launching its website.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

It was a special celebration for one resident at a Chatteris care home who had an Australian day held in her honour.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Trade unionists from Fenland took their banners to an annual rally at the weekend.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

The College of West Anglia is one of the first to receive a gold award for supporting the armed forces community in the workplace.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

A Cambridgeshire confectionery company has warned that trade and jobs will be "damaged" if the UK is to leave the EU with a no-deal Brexit.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

A survey has been launched by council bosses in Fenland to see if people agree with a £75 fine for littering.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Nearly 100 sweetcorn lovers munched their way through dozens of cobs for a chance to win £100 at Skylark.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Steve Barclay MP joined Cambridgeshire Police to tackle crime across the Fens as part of new scheme.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

A father-of-three from March will be taking on the Great North Run to raise money for a hospice that gave end of life care to his wife's grandad.

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