13:00

An Ely writer has won a top book prize and £10,000 for his debut novel.

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09:41

An equestrian student from Ely has been given a top award.

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07:00

The Ely Standard and Cambs Times has teamed up with the Cambridge Rock festival (CRF) to give away five pairs of tickets for the four-day event in August.

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Yesterday, 17:17

A drink driver who killed a Wisbech man after causing a five-vehicle collision has been jailed for six years.

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Yesterday, 12:20

A Littleport man had three teeth knocked out during a racially aggravated assault on Saturday evening.

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Yesterday, 11:33

Eight King’s Ely pupils competed in the Regional Prep School Athletics Championships held in Bedford earlier this month.

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Yesterday, 10:24

Police are appealing for information about a burglary in Burwell in which jewellery and cash was stolen from a house.

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Yesterday, 10:13

A number of horses wandering across the road in Qua Fen Common in Soham caused concern from local residents yesterday.

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Wed, 16:22

Three men broke into a house in Waterbeach Road, Landbeach, at around 12.30pm yesterday but made off after being disturbed when the elderly victim returned home.

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Wed, 16:10

Twenty older guests enjoyed a holiday at home over three days at Ely Methodist Church without even having to open a suitcase.

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Wed, 15:16

A Cambridgeshire charity is looking for volunteers based in the Ely area to act as mentors for children and young people.

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Wed, 10:54

Cambridgeshire County Council has won the Muckspreaders Cup, an annual cricket match between farm tenants and councillors, for the first time in two years.

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Wed, 08:20

Visitors to Ely Museum took a step back in time at the weekend during a Victorian Day.

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Tue, 15:05

Greater Anglia is doubling the amount of money it invests yearly to £240,000 to support communities along rural branch lines in Cambridgeshire.

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Tue, 14:38

Officers investigating a burglary yesterday (Monday June 19) have recovered a watch which is believed to be stolen.

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Tue, 14:14

A cheque for £2,700 was presented to Alzheimer’s Research UK at the weekend, having been raised by a Wicken family who completed a 22-mile sponsored walk for the charity.

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Tue, 12:10

A Littleport woman has raised more than £500 for the Wood Green Animal Shelter charity by completing a skydive at the weekend.

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Tue, 11:11

Creative Cow theatre company will bring ‘Our Man in Havana’ to life at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds next week.

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Tue, 09:00

Whether it’s discovering history at the Peterborough Museum in a new way or defending against rival buccaneers on Pirate’s Day at Werrington Leisure Centre, Vivacity has another summer jam-packed with fun activities for children and families to take part in.

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Mon, 16:36

A pair of Hugo Boss glasses and a Canon digital SLR camera worth around £400 were stolen in Ely today (Monday June 19).

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Mon, 15:30

Two people were taken to hospital this morning after a crash on the A142 near Soham.

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Irish country singer Fran McCaffrey will perform at The Brook in Soham on Sunday June 25.

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ely College students celebrated their final of four PLEDGES and Futures Day of the year with talks from more than 30 guest speakers.

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Sasha Regan returns to the Cambridge Arts Theatre with one of the most popular Gilbert & Sullivan operas, ‘The Mikado’, later this month.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

The cover of this year’s Ely 501 book features Will Sedgwick’s illustration of an octopus scaling Ely Cathedral.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

American indie rock band Real Estate return to Cambridge Junction direct from Glastonbury to showcase material from their new album ‘In Mind’ later this month.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Haddenham Beer Festival promises a weekend of fun for everyone from Friday June 30 to Sunday July 2 at the village ‘rec’.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

BeadFest, ‘a celebration of creativity’ raising money for Haddenham First Responders comes to Spoilt Rotten Beads next weekend.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Betty the bulldog, who was found living outside surrounded by her own faeces in Ely, has been rehomed.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

An Ely man inspired by a former pupil at Highfield Academy will take on the Three Peaks Challenge this summer.

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