Friday, November 30, 2018

Police officers, staff and members of the public have received awards for exceptional acts of selflessness, compassion and bravery.

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Jason Ablewhite
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Prince Charles was given a warm city wide welcome as he arrived for a series of engagements in Ely today.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

An Ely air cadet has met the brother of a 15-year-old cadet killed in enemy action during the Second World War.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, October 28, 2018

Ely City Military Band and the city’s Sing! Choir will perform at Arthur Rank Hospice’s Light Up a Life service at the start of December.

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Ely
Friday, September 28, 2018

Tom Hunt is preparing for his new life as Conservative candidate for Ipswich with a pledge to fight for the town’s infrastructure . . . and a promise that he “knows his way around Whitehall.”

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Conservative Party
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Plans have been submitted for a railway station platform to be extended, which could see eight-car trains between King’s Lynn and Cambridge.

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East Cambs District Council
Monday, September 17, 2018

A man who allegedly threatened a taxi driver with a knife was caught by police after he tried to book another taxi.

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Ely
Sunday, September 16, 2018

Ely Potato Race is close again to being under starter’s orders – with the team behind the event celebrating its seventh year.

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Mike Rouse
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

A charity supporting young people in Cambridgeshire has reflected on their numbers of self-harming service users, after a national report published last week stated that one in five 14-year-old girls deliberately hurt themselves.

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Cambridge
Monday, August 27, 2018

Rotarians, scouts and the promise of a squad of 50 volunteer stewards will run this year’s Ely fireworks display on Cherry Hill – and the Ely Standard has agreed to be its print media partner.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Prickwillow Drainage Museum opened its doors yesterday for a day full of children’s activities.

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Mike Rouse
Saturday, August 18, 2018

A Tory county councillor and former British diplomat is set to force a by election after only a year in office to take on a £100,000 directorship of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A politician has slammed a price hike on season rail tickets from Ely to London that she says is rising faster than people’s wages.

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Germany
Sunday, August 12, 2018

It was a day when a headline grabbing cleric was put in his place, historic Ely Cathedral flew the LGBT Pride flag, and a city celebrated diversity and the elimination of discrimination on the grounds of sexuality.

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Mike Rouse
Sunday, August 12, 2018

Babylon ARTS will host an afternoon of free live music at Ely’s Jubilee Garden’s bandstand on Saturday August 25.

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Ely
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Church of England is to send a ‘hit’ squad into the Fens to encourage people back to church.

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St Neots
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

More than 1,000 hand-painted rocks – made for Eel Day in May – will be displayed at this year’s Isle of Ely Primary School fete on Saturday (July 7).

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Facebook
Friday, June 29, 2018

Visitors to Ely may spot a new landmark on the city’s horizon – a vast, new state-of-the-art storage facility for hundreds of thousands of books belonging to Cambridge University Library and other university collections.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, June 25, 2018

Ely’s annual raft race will return to the city this Sunday (July 1) as it celebrates its 40th anniversary – here’s everything you need to know about the day.

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Ely
Friday, June 22, 2018

Two rail services from Ely to Cambridge are to be converted back to off-peak, saving commuters £1.50 per journey and allowing bicycles onboard.

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Cambridge
Monday, June 18, 2018

A new living complex has been officially launched with the help of the Mayor of Ely, Councillor Mike Rouse, who joined local retirees for the grand opening.

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Mike Rouse
Sunday, May 27, 2018

Wisbech Swimming Club was out in force for the City of Peterborough Swimming Club Last Chance Regional Qualifier gala over the weekend of April 13-15.

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Harry Smith
Friday, May 25, 2018

A unique exhibition looking at the way Fenland people speak will be held at Wisbech Museum.

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Mike Rouse
Friday, May 25, 2018

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has launched the government’s first tree health strategy following on from his visit to Ely yesterday.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Environment Secretary Michael Gove praised Cambridgeshire’s biggest tree nursery for being at ‘the cutting edge’ of protecting the environment.

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Lucy Frazer
Saturday, May 19, 2018

A service that offers blind and partially sighted people the chance to listen to their local newspaper is being backed by Mayor of Ely, Councillor Richard Hobbs, the president for Fenprobe.

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Ely
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

In 1996, to celebrate its reformation from the county of Humberside to East Riding of Yorkshire, an appointment for a town crier was created to help put the new county on the map.

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Ely
Monday, April 30, 2018

An Ely family is spear heading a campaign to raise £2,000 for a life saving operation for a foster dog rescued from Romania.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, April 22, 2018

Ely mayor Richard Hobbs arrived in all his civic finery – only to discard them moments later to take up the ‘hands on’ challenge of a group of woodturners.

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United Kingdom

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