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Yesterday, 18:25

With 12 councillors being elected without a vote being cast, Fenland tops the list of the Electoral Reform Society’s ‘rotten boroughs’.

The RSPCA has launched an appeal after more than 100 chicks were dumped by the side of the road within a three-week period.

The story of the creation and growth of Gault Wood Nature Reserve was the topic of discussion at the latest March Society meeting.

Here’s why you should enter the commercial business in the community award category in the 2019 Fenland Enterprise Business Awards, according to the team at Metalcraft, who took home the title last year.

It took five days before police began a murder inquiry into the death of a woman in Wisbech, a Channel 4 documentary has revealed.

Sport

Thu, 11:41

A Fenland business owner is gearing up to take on this year’s London Marathon in aid of a small charity which looks after children with disabilities in the UK.

There was no wet mud in sight as the Wisbech Rugby Union under 11’s took charge at their first Holt Festival match.

It was a fantastic weekend of running for Three Counties Running Club Members.

Marshland High School Basketball teams continued to find success in the second half of the season, the year 7s and 8s won the district tournaments held at Kings Lynn Academy.

On a bright, fresh Sunday morning Sublime Racing held its inaugural Peterborough Marathon.

What's On

Thu, 14:35

The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team – the Red Arrows – are to make a spectacular return to this year’s Flying Legends air show.

It’s December 1897 and struggling playwright, Edmond Rostand, has run out of ideas for his next piece of work.

Pupils at a Wisbech school followed in some famous footsteps – not least Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp – with their latest production.

The homegrown answer to A Star Is Born, Wild Rose is a moving story about the importance of chasing your dreams – no matter what the cost.

Shakespeare’s Richard III will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from April 24-27.

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