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
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The people of Wisbech waited in the cold this afternoon to give a right royal welcome to the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall.

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Steve Tierney
Thursday, November 22, 2018

A fly tipper who came into March on Sunday has made it easier for Fenland Council to trace him after a Cambridge resident’s name and address was found on letters left among the debris.

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Peter Murphy
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Fenland Council says it will close the sauna at the Hudson leisure centre on December 1 as neither the company taking it over nor any of the other bidders wanted to pay for the cost of repairs and modernisation.

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Fenland Council
Friday, November 16, 2018

In recent years the pace of Steve Barclay’s acceleration from back bench MP has quickened.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Conservative councillors who waged a social media campaign in support of Wisbech town council leader Sam Hoy ahead of a conduct hearing against her are themselves now under investigation for allegations of bullying and intimidating the complainant.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, November 9, 2018

Fenland Council has met the Government deadline for its submission to the Government’s garden community initiative who has promised massive support to those towns, villages or areas accepted into the programme.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, November 9, 2018

Conservative councillors voted last night to exile disgraced Wisbech councillor Simon King for six months but stepped short of pursuing his expulsion.

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Simon King
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tories in Whittlesey are threatening to split from the NE Cambs Conservative Association (NECCA) after a bitter row over the deselection of councillors on Fenland District Council.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Councillor Simon King has been found guilty of breaching the code of conduct at Fenland District Council.

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Simon King
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Councillor Simon King has been found guilty of breaching the code of conduct at Fenland District Council.

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Simon King
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Fenland District Council conduct committee chairman Sam Hoy will find herself on the opposite side of the council chamber on Friday when colleagues hear a conduct complaint about her.

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Sam Hoy
Saturday, October 27, 2018

Asked how the meeting that ripped apart the organisation she’d built using a mix of public and charitable funds had gone, she replied “let’s hope we can all move on”.

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Kit Owen
Friday, October 12, 2018

A couple forced to apply for retrospective permission for a shed and a fence are being supported by more than 100 friends and neighbours who signed a petition backing their application.

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Fenland Council
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Nearly 60 per cent of the £350,000 a year savings that Fenland Council expects to make from its shake-up of leisure services will come from investment by a new management company into the Hudson at Wisbech.

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Fenland Council
Friday, September 14, 2018

Four letter words peppered the air as uproar erupted at a Fenland Council meeting last night that only ended when a protestor was removed from the council chamber.

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Kit Owen
Thursday, September 13, 2018

A heated debate about introducing a charge for clinical waste disposal in Fenland saw councillors at loggerheads and members of the public ejected from a meeting this afternoon (Thursday).

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Peter Murphy
Thursday, September 13, 2018

The mayor of Wisbech Peter Human described trying to discuss the future of the Hudson Indoor Bowls Club with Fenland Council as “knocking my head against a brick wall”.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Hudson Bowls Club members in Wisbech were urged today to contact MP Steve Barclay over their threatened closure once Fenland Council hands over management of its leisure centre to an outside firm.

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Chris Seaton
Friday, September 7, 2018

Those Conservative councillors in favour of Fenland Council spending upwards of £1 million on a vital element to the regeneration of Wisbech town centre appear to have won the day.

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Fenland Council
Friday, September 7, 2018

The Duke of Gloucester began a royal visit to Wisbech in Waterlees; one of the county’s most deprived wards.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A councillor is continuing her fight to stop 8,000 diabetics across Fenland from being charged for disposal of needles.

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Virginia Bucknor
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

New owners of the White Lion Hotel in Wisbech have resurrected plans for an eight bedroom annex first considered in 2011.

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Fenland Council
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Rough sleepers and drug users have forced the porch at Mount Pleasant cemetery chapel in Wisbech to be temporarily boarded up.

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Virginia Bucknor
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A burnt out hair salon – destroyed by a fire earlier this year – will be demolished after the owner was told it is impossible to rebuild over or near public sewers.

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Fenland Council
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Removed from his £8,500 a year cabinet post but back in the Tory fold after police decided it wasn’t a matter for them, Wisbech councillor Simon King is expected to answer allegations of falsifying expense claims at a conduct committee hearing in September.

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Simon King
Saturday, August 18, 2018

A non-for-profit leisure trust has won a 15 year contract to run Fenland Council leisure centres in March, Wisbech, Whittlesey and Chatteris.

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Michelle Tanfield
Thursday, August 16, 2018

A house built in 1962 exclusively for farm workers but no longer required cannot be used for any other purpose, a council has ruled.

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Fenland Council
Friday, August 3, 2018

Residents of Fenland have been shown to be getting their ‘five a day’ but its not fresh fruit and vegetables on the roll of honour but the numbers being handed fixed penalty notices for littering.

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Peter Murphy
Friday, August 3, 2018

Contractors awarded a five year, £2.5 million deal to keep Fenland’s parks and open spaces tidy were forced to pay back £7,000 in penalties over a six week period.

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Steve Barclay

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