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More than 1,000 domestic abuse survivors in Cambridgeshire will be supported to rebuild their lives thanks to a £700,000 Government grant for the region.

Whittlesey Extravaganza enjoyed another great night out as the lights were switched on and the town went headlong into the festive season.

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Police in Wisbech had the perfect response to social media pressure urging them to clamp down on illegal parking – they blitzed part of the town and issued 22 fixed penalty notices in a morning.

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Brave two-year-old Drew was recovering from major surgery when he thought he would miss out on a Christmas visit from Santa – that was until he arrived on his hospital ward with a present and a high five.

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Community groups wanting to give disused land and buildings a new lease of life in the New Year are being invited to apply for a conservation grant from Fenland District Council.

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It is one of Fenland’s smallest villages but hosts a Christmas display with more than one million bulbs that drape their home and cascade across two acres of adjoining land.

Two men have been arrested – one of them on conspiracy to commit murder – following a stabbing at Wicken near Soham.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Dazzling décor, floor-length dresses and delicious food formed part of the annual Michaelmas Ball at Wisbech Grammar School.

Wisbech Grammar School

A family-run Guyhirn coffee shop that raised £950 in memory of two bikers who tragically died just weeks apart - held a cheque presentation with their families.

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Wisbech News

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Mick George Ltd of 6 Lancaster Way, Ermine Business Park, Huntingdon, PE29 6XU is applying to change an existing licence as follows

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Police in Wisbech had the perfect response to social media pressure urging them to clamp down on illegal parking – they blitzed part of the town and issued 22 fixed penalty notices in a morning.

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Community groups wanting to give disused land and buildings a new lease of life in the New Year are being invited to apply for a conservation grant from Fenland District Council.

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David Oliver

Dazzling décor, floor-length dresses and delicious food formed part of the annual Michaelmas Ball at Wisbech Grammar School.

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Wisbech Grammar School

Five people have been fined £75 for spitting in the street in a council crackdown.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Glass slippers, beanstalks, candy canes… and dames. Claire Bore talks to the local costume departments helping to create the Panto Land of Make Believe.

A group of daredevils with a burning desire to walk barefoot across hot coals have raised vital funds for Exmouth’s new Deaf Academy.

A primary school welcomed the start of the festive season with its annual event Light Up Warley.

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall visited Addenbrooke’s Hospital on Tuesday (November 27) to see the world-leading type 1 diabetes technology being developed there by Professor Roman Hovorka of the University of Cambridge.

George and Gerald are determined not to go to sleep on Christmas Eve. Tucked up snugly in bed, they want to stay awake to see if Father Christmas brings them a little something for being good boys all year long. Gerald has his fingers (and toes) crossed for a fire engine.

West Norfolk News

Nineteen community groups from across Norfolk and Suffolk have each received an early Christmas present in the form of a share of a £30,000 funding pot.

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A car was torched in a suspected arson attack in west Norfolk.

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Power has been restored to hundreds of homes left without power after a stormy night in west Norfolk.

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This is the giant power station which will take three years to build and bring 600 construction jobs to west Norfolk.

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King's Lynn

A north Norfolk Christmas market has raised more than £10,000 for charity in its 10th year.

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King's Lynn News

Thu, 12:53

A 92-year-old war veteran from Wisbech was sent home from hospital only to die the next day in agony from a severe bowel obstruction, an inquest heard.

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A winter wonderland came to Wisbech when a Christmas market was held in the town centre.

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Greater Anglia train driver Jason Brooks who leapt into action to perform CPR on a passenger who had collapsed at Ely station has won recognition at a national awards ceremony.

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Birmingham

A cancer survivor who was stamped to death in a Wisbech flat by her “happy drunk” controlling partner was isolated and had “nowhere to turn to”, a report has revealed.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A phone box that houses a defibrillator has been vandalised in Leverington while the life-saving device was in use.

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Plans have been submitted for a therapeutic “community farm” to help vulnerable and disadvantaged people in and around Wisbech.

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