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£200,000 of funding has been approved for Wisbech Town Council to pedestrianise the town’s Market Place, which the Combined Authority say will “improve growth and regeneration”.

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Yesterday, 09:23

A speeding motorist from Chatteris was caught on camera driving through and around a petrol station forecourt - narrowly missing pumps and other drivers - in a bid to avoid police.

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Yesterday, 08:42

Eighty-eight wraps of heroin, more than £1,000 in cash and several mobile phones were seized as police made nine arrests as part of a crackdown on county lines crime including in Wisbech.

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Mon, 12:05

A team of superheroes flew through Wisbech and five Fenland villages in a marathon mission that raised £750 for St Peter & St Paul’s Church after the Covid-cancellation of Wisbech Rose Fair.

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Saturday, September 26, 2020

A Cambridgeshire man will publish his first novel - which he describes as a “science fiction book with a twist” - having been inspired by his interest in space exploration.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A fourth person has been arrested by officers investigating a large-scale disorder in Wisbech.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Ten people have been injured and one man arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving after a three-vehicle collision in Fenland.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A civil engineer recognised internationally as an authority on major infrastructure projects involving tunnelling has been recommended for the role of chair of the delivery company for the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM).

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

A man has been charged with carrying a claw hammer in a Fenland street at 1.45am.

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The county’s director of public health warned that businesses will face a fine if they do not display an official NHS QR code poster or collect customer, visitor and staff contact details.

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

An ‘honest’ drug dealer from Chatteris who was caught with thousands of pounds worth of cocaine, cannabis and cash has been jailed for two and a half years.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

A 49-year-old man is the third person to have been arrested following a large-scale disorder in Wisbech.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

A Manea couple whose five-month-old child died suddenly from an underlying heart condition are raising money for a charity that helps parents who have suffered a bereavement.

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Monday, September 21, 2020

Two teenagers have been charged with carrying a knife after a spot by CCTV operators in Wisbech last month.

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Monday, September 21, 2020

As a music-lover who would - pre-pandemic - attend festivals in this country and around the world most weekends of the year, I was excited (and, admittedly, a little apprehensive) about the prospect of my first event in six months.

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Monday, September 21, 2020

An Ely based theatre company is planning to save Christmas by bringing their Covid-cancelled family production to The Maltings.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A 16-year-old youth was arrested today on suspicion of violent disorder following the ‘brooms and bicycles’ clash in which a man, 50 was seriously injured.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

It’s a lovely day, indeed, and one Wisbech resident has really been making the most of the sunny weather - by having a wash in the town’s fountain.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Wisbech & Fenland Museum has received a grant of £19,000 following its temporary closure caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

A Staffie that was cared for by RSPCA Block Fen Animal Centre has been awarded a Blue Peter badge for his work helping children overcome their fears of dogs.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A dream came true for a Royal Papworth Hospital patient who has motor neurone disease after his sons (who are in a band) played some songs for him.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

In a surprise U-turn following a meeting with Mayor James Palmer, train operator CrossCountry has announced it is reinstating the stops at Manea and Whittlesea stations which it axed last week.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A Wisbech man, who is competing in the 2020 Formula Vee UK single-seater motor racing championship, has transformed his car on the track to raise awareness of the charity Parkinson’s UK.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

An independent, family-owned Fenland company has shared its story as it celebrates its 65th year in business and its 45th as a Nissan dealership.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

With staycations on the rise as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, a break at Grey House on Tattershall Lakes offers the perfect escape from everyday life.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

Steve Barclay MP has promised to do “everything I can” to ensure three Fenland rail services are not stopped.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

A “brave” dog whose leg was “barely attached to her body” when she arrived at RSPCA Block Fen Animal Centre is “doing incredibly well on three legs” thanks to “wonderful supporters” who donated dressings.

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Friday, September 11, 2020

Train operator CrossCountry is to stop its trains halting at Whittlesea, March and Manea, blaming a ‘resource issue’ - but now Mayor James Palmer is calling for action to save these “lifeline” rail services.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

FACT have received a £500 donation from Tesco March to go towards “our expenses of supporting the community following the pandemic”.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

A hairdressing student from Wisbech who juggles being a full-time mum to nine-year-old twins has won a national competition thanks to her avant-garde ‘crowning glory’ design .

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