Paper wins award

THE Cambs Times, sister paper to the Wisbech Standard, has been named best free weekly newspaper in the West and East Midlands and East Anglia in this year s Newspaper Society Weekly Newspaper Awards. The paper was also runner-up to Kent on Sunday in the

THE Cambs Times, sister paper to the Wisbech Standard, has been named best free weekly newspaper in the West and East Midlands and East Anglia in this year's Newspaper Society Weekly Newspaper Awards. The paper was also runner-up to Kent on Sunday in the nationwide section for best free newspaper.

Brian Asplin, who edits both the Cambs Times and Wisbech Standard, said: "It is always satisfying to know your newspaper is so highly regarded in the newspaper industry, but the real significance is that this acknowledges the skills and dedication of our staff.