Yesterday, 17:08

Firefighters from Ely, Wisbech, Whittlesey and March were awarded for their innovation, leadership and exemplary service at the annual Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) Excellence Awards.

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Chris Strickland
Yesterday, 09:58

Police in East Cambridgeshire say they have received nine calls per day since the start of 2018 relating to suspected hare coursing.

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Yesterday, 10:39

Students, staff and parents at King’s Ely rallied round to support the homeless this winter by donating a stash of chocolate and 700 pairs of socks to the Socks and Chocs charity initiative.

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Cambridge
Yesterday, 07:45

• I will kick-off this week’s missive with my two favourite areas of irritation - graffiti and holes. For the former, some walnut-brain has sprayed his “tag” all over the cherry hill park benches and lisle lane. The Grumpster has reported this twice on the east cambs graffiti online help portal.

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London
Mon, 14:54

Jean Herrema, artist, dressmaker and co-founder of a long-running Ely women’s group, has died aged 86.

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Mon, 14:45

The first Pride in Ely celebration will be held on August 11 2018 at Jubilee Gardens Ely from midday until early evening followed by the Pride after party.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

A car belonging to a Lithuanian family from Wisbech was set alight and another had its windows smashed and the word ‘Polish’ sprayed on the side in what police are treating as a “despicable” hate crime.

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BMW
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Children at King’s Ely Acremont turned into mini crime scene investigators under the watchful eye of a local PCSO.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Oliver Cromwell’s historical connections with Ely and Cambridgeshire are still alive and well as it’s been revealed that Oliver was the most popular name for a baby boy in the last 12 months.

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Oliver Cromwell’s House will host a variety of historically-inspired traders and craftspeople as part of the Lord Protector’s Historical Fayre on Sunday January 28.

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Oliver Cromwell
Monday, January 15, 2018

Local writer Alison Bruce has chosen the winner and two runners-up in the fourth Amnesty International Ely City Group short story competition on the theme of “courage”.

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William
Monday, January 15, 2018

Shoppers were left stunned when a hot air balloon floated over the car park of Tesco in March.

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Monday, January 15, 2018

A golden torc that was found by metal detectorists in Cambridgeshire and acquired by Ely Museum was rated as the top treasure find of 2017.

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Ian Bates
Monday, January 15, 2018

A man was arrested at Ely railway station for assaulting a police officer and drunk and disorderly behaviour.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Meet potty-mouthed comedian Stephen Bailey, who supported Katherine Ryan and Jenny Éclair on their recent sell-out UK tours. He is coming to the Cambridge Junction on January 27.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Cambridge University’s Marlowe Society returns to the Cambridge Arts Theatre in January to stage a bold reinvention of Shakespeare’s classic and best-loved romantic tragedy, Romeo & Juliet.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

PCSO Magdalena Harvey visited Millfield Primary School in Littleport to speak to three different class groups about the role of the police in the community.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

How many times have you heard or even used phrases such as “nanny state” or “health and safety gone mad”?

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

A Witchford woman who has cared for her granddad for the last eight years will face her fear of heights to raise money for the Alzheimer’s SocietY.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

With a totally unlikely yet compelling cast and immersive cinematography, this ‘Jumanji’ sequel is a vibrant escapist adventure.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Lucy Frazer MP for South East Cambridgeshire visited Ely Police Station to discuss local concerns and to ask officers how she can support the police in her parliamentary role.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

The Mayor of Ely Councillor Richard Hobbs was on hand to open the newly designed and refurbished branch of Santander in Ely on Tuesday.

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Richard Hobbs
Friday, January 12, 2018

A tip-off just hours after flames destroyed a Fenland hair salon has prompted an arson probe by Cambridgeshire detectives.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

A ‘charity superstar’ at Ely College has raised hundreds for the hospital that looked after her by losing 12 inches of hair.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Two consultants from Ely and Littleport were given Slimming World awards by singer and TV presenter Peter Andre.

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Littleport Leisure Centre
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Traffic lights are to be installed at an accident blackspot on the A141 Isle of Ely Way between Chatteris and March.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Tangled Up hair salon at 103 High Street, March, was found ablaze by police overnight.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Witchford-based design agency virtualdesigncloud has secured £7,500 of funding from the European Union via the Cambridgeshire Fens LEADER program.

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European Union
Thursday, January 11, 2018

The 2018 race might be sold out, but local charity Eddie’s – based in Waterbeach and March - have a few charity places available.

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Cambridge

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