Yesterday, 15:09

A house in Benwick is constantly having puddles of water flood into the front room when it rains despite council surveyors blaming it on “damp”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Yesterday, 14:21

The public is to be invited to see at first hand the design of the £18 million new headquarters for Cambridgeshire County Council at Alconbury.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tue, 17:08

An Ely councillor issued a “set the record straight” statement after a barrage of social media reports questioned her move from the city.

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Anna Bailey
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Agricultural college graduate Toby Dean – now a sheep farmer and budding entrepreneur- has been revealed as an unsuccessful applicant for the Cambridgeshire County Council farm tenancy that was awarded to deputy leader Roger Hickford.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Friday, February 8, 2019

A “parasite” councillor living 400 miles away from his ward in Cambridge has been slammed as a “blight on our democracy” as it emerges he is the only councillor who will not give up 1.2 per cent of their pay this year in solidarity with workers who had the cut imposed on them.

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Steve Count
Friday, February 8, 2019

London drugs gangs are targeting some of the most vulnerable people in the city under cover of “massive pools of darkness” where there is poor street lighting.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Council tax is going up by nearly five per cent after a “chaotic” meeting where councillors debated ways to fill a £13 million hole in their budget.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Sixty villagers adopted a sombre mood by wearing face masks, carrying a replica coffin and being led by the grim reaper to spotlight the danger posed by 800 lorries that pass through their narrow High Street.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Council tax is set to rise as part of a bid to plug a gap in the county council’s funding, but there are warnings there are still “stark and unpalatable” decisions to be made.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Monday, January 28, 2019

Mayor James Palmer has been asked to step in and help to protect a £1.9million lottery grant to rejuvenate part of Wisbech.

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Paul Medd
Monday, January 28, 2019

A special “taskforce” has been set up in Cambridgeshire to help with Brexit amid warnings police could be “dragged away” to help tackle problems in other parts of the UK.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Saturday, January 26, 2019

County council auditors sent into community transport provider FACT – three months after a damning investigation that led to the departure of manager Jo Philpott – found an organisation in financial turmoil.

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Gillian Beasley
Friday, January 25, 2019

A Huntingdonshire councillor who caused a furore when he claimed the county council’s budget was “fraudulent” now says he never intended to imply any criminal proceeding took place.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Cambridgeshire County Council has hit out at “irresponsible” claims it is in “financial meltdown”, amid claims of poor leadership and uncertainty over the authority’s upcoming budget.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

People should have a public transport system that is “part of everyday living … a utility they use without stopping to think about it,” says a report presented to Mayor James Palmer.

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James Palmer
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Five farms in Cambridgeshire are looking for new entrepreneurial and enthusiastic tenants as part of the county council’s re-letting programme which has opened to tender.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 17, 2019

There are warnings about the potential impact Brexit could have on Cambridgeshire, with possible fuel and medicine shortages, as well as the likelihood of a lack of care workers, cleaners, and other key staff.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Protesters “carrying a coffin while following the grim reaper” will march against plans to create a new irrigation reservoir in Haddenham - which could see an extra 150 lorries travel through Earith every day leading to its “death”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Health chiefs issued a ‘level 2’ warning as a severe bout of cold weather is set to hit Cambridgeshire in the next few days.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

More than a year after he moved into his county council farm, deputy council leader Roger Hickford continues to enjoy a reduced rent whilst preparation for work on his new home is under way.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A focus group to look at improving bus transportation from Peterborough to rural villages and towns in Cambridgeshire has been set up by council bosses.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

A handful of young Cambridgeshire residents have received their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award after completing various challenges.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A total of 68 primary schools in Cambridgeshire have seen negative progress in reading, writing and maths, a report says.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A skate park in Wisbech will be ready for action in February after work started on the Bath Road venue.

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Peter Murphy
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Plans to extend a school in Whittlesey to triple the number of pupils, add eight extra classrooms including a new nursery, main hall, entrance and play area - have caused controversy over safety concerns and an increase in traffic.

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Chris Boden
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A new cycle route link from Soham to Ely and an upgrade to the footway on the A142 Witcham Toll will be improved as part of £3 million funding for road safety.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Fifty-one schemes to improve road safety across Fenland – including near schools in Wisbech and a pedestrian crossing in Station Road March - have all been ditched by council bosses with not one being chosen to get a share of £3 million funding.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 7, 2019

Over 30 questions have been put to Cambridgeshire County Council as part of our investigation into how the deputy leader of the council Roger Hickford acquired the tenancy of a county council farm.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Sunday, January 6, 2019

More people are being injured in fires, with Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Service saying a 42 per cent rise may be down to out-of-control bonfires.

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Cambridgeshire County Council

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