Thursday, December 20, 2018

There are calls for better transparency and scrutiny after claims county councillors recommended a loan to extend a council property not realising it is the home of the deputy leader of the council.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, December 17, 2018

Children from Burrowmoor School and the talented March duo Back Two enlivened the annual civic carol service hosted by the mayor, Councillor Jan French.

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John Elworthy
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A senior councillor has claimed the county council’s budget is “fraudulent”, with major decisions being taken on “incorrect” figures.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Work to bust traffic congestion at the Kings Dyke level crossing starts this week with the relocation of high voltage underground electricity cables.

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Chris Boden
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A 15-year partnership which will see £1 million ploughed into leisure centres to revamp facilities across Fenland has been launched today.

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CLLR
Monday, December 3, 2018

Live music filled the streets for much of the day, 340 youngsters popped in to have a word with Santa, and many charities reported record takings.

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Rob Skoulding
Monday, December 3, 2018

County council leader Steve Count is to name and shame any of his 61 councillors who decline to hand back 1.2 per cent of their allowances in solidarity with employees forced to lose three days pay over Christmas.

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Steve Count
Friday, November 30, 2018

More than 50 people, all armed with spades, took part in Chatteris’ first ‘tree planting session’ at the town’s new park.

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CLLR
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Upgrades to the A10, a study on dualling of the A47 and the Cambridge Metro project are some of the projects that could be potentially be under threat, a finance chief warned today.

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority
Monday, November 19, 2018

The mayor of March called Fenland District Council “a disgrace” after it banned the traditional Christmas Eve market.

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Paul Medd
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Mayor James Palmer, and members of the Cambridge & Peterborough Combined Authority (C&PCA) approved a study looking at the dualling of the A47 through the region.

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James Palmer
Thursday, October 25, 2018

An investigation by the Ely Standard reveals how expediency triumphed over caution in the race to get the city’s bypass built and that speed could have influenced the massive £13 million overspend.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Fenland brewed up a storm for Macmillan thanks to councillors, staff and residents who enjoyed charity coffee mornings.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, September 21, 2018

The Mayor of Wisbech was joined by members of the town council as he opened up the annual Statute Fair in the town centre.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority announced tonight they are looking into a “potential data protection breach” over the leaking of the appointment of a county councillor to a £100,000 director’s role.

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James Palmer
Thursday, August 9, 2018

A county councillor who promised ‘no stone will be left unturned’ into the investigation into community transport provider FACT will join its board next week.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, August 2, 2018

For six hours they sat as council officers, councillors, taxi and coach drivers and forensic accountants drove home in devastating detail the actions that had brought them to the seat of local government for Cambridgeshire.

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Chris Boden
Sunday, June 17, 2018

A scrutiny committee set up to examine the work and actions of Conservative mayor James Palmer and the Conservative controlled combined authority fell apart on Friday after it was boycotted by Conservative councillors.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Councillor Julie Windle has been elected mayor of Whittlesey at the town’s annual council meeting and will replace Councillor Ralph Butcher.

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Ralph Butcher
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Wisbech councillor Virginia Bucknor called today for an investigation into all councillors’ expenses to ensure allegations against a fellow councillor “are not the tip of an iceberg”.

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Simon King

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