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Dedicated carers were recognised for the vital role they play in their communities at a special awards ceremony.

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12:30

An HGV driver who drove across the town bridge in March in a vehicle exceeding the 7.5 tonne weight limit has been reported.

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11:26

Green spaces in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will receive £700,000 to support with conservation, fundraising and volunteering.

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10:30

It was described as a "room full of love and heartache" as members from 20Twenty Productions met in March to pay tribute to Geri Crooke.

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Yesterday, 12:08

There has been an outpouring of grief in March for a "beautiful person inside and out" after Geri Crooke from 20Twenty Productions died in a crash near Coates yesterday (June 17).

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Yesterday, 16:09

It was a multi-coloured haze of magic as more than 220 children at a Fenland school joined forces with parents and teachers for their first ever charity colour run.

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Yesterday, 15:31

Step into a beautiful blooming oriental paradise in March this weekend as part of the National Garden Scheme.

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Yesterday, 09:43

One of Fenland's oldest play parks has been given a new lease of life following a £57,000 refurbishment.

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Mon, 18:06

It was a memorable mix of the best in hip hop and RnB as Strawberries & Creem Festival hit the Cambridge countryside in all its muddy glory.

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Mon, 15:57

A brave mother-of-three from Cambridgeshire who is battling an incurable form of lung disease is hoping to raise £119,000 to pay off her mortgage to secure her children's future.

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Mon, 15:31

A burnt-out car and another submerged in water were two dramatic incidents tackled by firefighters in Fenland last week.

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Mon, 10:38

Police and Crime Commissioner Jason Ablewhite is calling for members of the public from across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to volunteer to become Independent Custody Visitors (ICVs).

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Four off-duty police officers were assaulted in Cambridge - with one hospitalised after being knocked unconscious.

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Two Ely students have released an album they hope will be picked up by mainstream electronic dance music fans.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

An £8,000 bike belonging to a Fenland motorcross rider has been stolen during a break in at a Wisbech garage.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

An ambitious transport plan for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough that could see a new rail station for Soham is set to go out for public consultation.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

More than 30 jobs are up for grabs in Chatteris - including positions at a new B&M store - as the number of people employed is at a record high across the East of England.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A Cambridge-based study has shown that the diagnosis and treatment of some of the most critically ill babies can be improved by sequencing their whole genome.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

A £1,000 reward is being offered to catch the heartless thieves who trashed the house of a 77-year-old man in Littleport - even urinating on his bed - while he was in hospital.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Two flytippers have been convicted of illegally dumping rubbish in Fenland - including one who was caught red-handed.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Soaring skyscrapers, desert dunes that lead to adventure and enchanting entertainment are all part of the dizzying heights of Dubai's success.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Ann Widdecombe twice threatened to end an interview on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire this morning (June 7) when probed on her comments about sexuality.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Around 71,000 people in Cambridgeshire are living in poverty - including 14,500 children - with Wisbech singled out as one of the worst hit parts of the county.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

A refocusing of how adult education funding is spent in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to give the lower paid workplace qualifications to secure better jobs will launch this summer.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

One of Britain's rarest birds is the first to hatch at Wicken Fen Nature Reserve in at least 120 years, the National Trust has revealed.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

It was a day on the frontline for students in Wisbech who were visited by firearms officers from Cambridgeshire Police.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

A police officer from Germany has joined the force in Cambridgeshire to share his experiences as part of an exchange programme.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

An unadopted housing estate in Wisbech with hazardous pavements, potholes and a "dumping ground" for flytippers has seen residents form a campaign group to demand action.

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Monday, June 3, 2019

A rejuvenating retreat tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Cambridge city life makes The Glassworks Spa the perfect choice for a self-care Sunday.

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Monday, June 3, 2019

A man has been stabbed in Cambridge after he was approached by two attackers brandishing a knife.

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