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Yesterday, 12:11

A popular Fenland restaurant is celebrating by giving its customers a discount after council health chiefs restored its 5 star rating.

Air traffic control made "'numerous' attempts to contact a De Havilland pilot from Chatteris who forced a helicopter with the Duchess of Cornwall on board to veer to avoid a possible collision.

For the first time, swans hatched from injured birds at the Welney Wetland Centre have been photographed heading north towards Iceland.

A pop up shop in the Horsefair Shopping Centre has got more than 450 Fenland residents to sign up for free health and wellbeing services.

Fenland District Council is taking urgent action to partially demolish a derelict building in Wisbech after surveys revealed parts of the building are at risk of collapse.

Sport

Mon, 10:32

A speed skater from the Fens represented Great Britain at the weekend as they competed in the final event of the World Roller Games in sunny Spain.

A young footballer from the Fens has been offered a life-changing scholarship to play the sport at an American college after being spotted by a scout.

Rising British star George Russell has told Mercedes he is ready to go up against Lewis Hamilton at Formula One's all-conquering team.

Two anglers found guilty of fishing offences at Littleport are among five Cambridgeshire anglers ordered to pay fines, costs and victim surcharges totalling almost £1,800.

Wisbech Speed Skaters re-visited Tatem Park in Enfield for the final race event before the British Championships held later this month.

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Yesterday, 12:11

A popular Fenland restaurant is celebrating by giving its customers a discount after council health chiefs restored its 5 star rating.

Without doubt the most extravagant production to ever hit the Cambridge Arts Theatre stage, The Rocky Horror Picture Show is unlike anything else you've ever seen.

A controversial piece of art by the infamous Banksy which sold at auction for more than £83,000 is now on display at Ely Cathedral.

This year's Latitude Festival is bursting talent - here's what you can expect to see at Henham Park in Suffolk this week.

Steeped in history - and a little blurred of late over delicate talks with council bosses - but Saturday's Morris and molly procession through Ely was a triumph.

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For the first time, swans hatched from injured birds at the Welney Wetland Centre have been photographed heading north towards Iceland.

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