Yesterday, 15:24

Nursing staff who lobbied MP Steve Barclay, a newly appointed health minister, revealed 425 signed postcards have been delivered to his constituency office from those opposed to the pay cap on wages.

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Steve Barclay
Yesterday, 15:04

An 18-year-old man wanted by police in connection with a kidnapping has been named one of Cambridgeshire’s ‘most wanted’.

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Peterborough
Mon, 17:53

The county council says it will make the Traffic Commissioners aware of a major investigation being undertaken into the Fenland Association of Community Transport (FACT) when they decide on whether to allow them operator licences to run commercial services through new limited companies.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Mon, 11:32

A man familiar to people in and around Ely for dressing up as Father Christmas is hanging up his red jacket and white beard, having collected over £2,800 for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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Mon, 10:35

Two officers from the armed policing unit used a day’s leave to speak to students at an East Cambs college on the dangers of carrying knives and firearms.

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Phil Priestley
Mon, 10:21

Four people were taken to hospital following a two car collision on a notorious stretch of the A1101 through Fenland.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Saturday, January 20, 2018

Amey is claiming community support for its proposals to build a £200 million energy-from-waste plant on a 12 acre site at Waterbeach.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Mayor James Palmer and his deputy, Councillor Charles Roberts, were debating tonight whether to press the Prime Minister to allow the Bayeux tapestry to go on display in Ely.

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James Palmer
Friday, January 19, 2018

Arthur Rank Hospice’s £10.5million home at Shelford Bottom was officially opened today by His Royal Highness, The Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward.

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Wales
Friday, January 19, 2018

Fire crews were called to Walsingham Way, Ely, today to tackle a blaze that had broken out in a first floor flat.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Schools across East Cambridgeshire and Fenland will from today be able to apply for up to £25,000 to help some of their most disadvantaged pupils.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, January 19, 2018

East Cambridgeshire Council is again to freeze its portion of council tax and pledged to increase income and commercialisation via its trading companies to stave off any future rises.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

It is one of the jewels in the Fenland crown – the sprawling bird watching, fossil hunting, and pond dipping Kings Dyke Nature Reserve – and now a trio of local councils have decided its time to plan its future.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Four Cambridgeshire criminals have been made to pay back almost £500,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) following investigations by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU).

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

One of the first jobs of newly elected justice minister Lucy Frazer, the MP for SE Cambs, has been to announce the possible closure of Cambridge magistrates’ court.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Overnight winds have left homes across Fenland without power, motorists delayed because of fallen trees, some schools closed, and at least two overturned lorries.

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St Peter's Church
Thursday, January 18, 2018

One of America’s most powerful and influential think tanks – the non profit making Brookings Institute – has invited Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Mayor James Palmer to an international gathering of metropolitan and regional mayors in Washington DC next week.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A lottery set up and run by Cambridgeshire County Council could boost income for many deserving local causes, says a report to a county council committee next Tuesday.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Armed robbers demanded customers and staff lie on the floor of a village shop yesterday before fleeing with £8,000 worth of stock and cash.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Friends and supporters raised £800 this week to help hairdresser Charlotte Stonier whose salon was destroyed in a suspected arson attack.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Two lanes of the A14 east bound near Exning, Newmarket, were closed off earlier today when a tanker crashed, came off the road, and sent diesel spilling out onto the roadside.

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Environment Agency
Friday, January 12, 2018

The county council is to pay for improved cycling routes around Ely and will shortly be undertaking works on Beech Lane, Deacons Lane and New Barns Road to install traffic calming measures.

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Lis Every
Friday, January 12, 2018

Riverside frontage at Ely put up for sale by the Environment Agency for nearly £200,000 has been bought by East Cambs District Council in a move that could protect the future of three local businesses.

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East Cambs District Council
Friday, January 12, 2018

Sing! Choirs has donated over £3,000 to a new local charitable organisation ‘All in Sound’ in support of their work with people living with dementia

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Cambridge
Friday, January 12, 2018

A 25-year-old man has been jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering his friend last summer.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader John Clark shocked colleagues tonight by resigning his position at Fenland District Council.

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James Palmer
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader Charles Roberts told Transport Secretary Chris Grayling today that he welcomed improvements to Ely North junction but he would continue to “fight the corner” of Queen Adelaide residents fearful of barrier closures.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Stephen Ripley has told East Cambs planners his business could be threatened if he is forced to remove three mobile homes that house up to 15 eastern European workers.

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East Cambs District Council
Thursday, January 11, 2018

He ruled the airwaves – on local radio at least – for 26 years and his acrimonious departure last year shocked and dismayed his loyal listeners.

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BBC
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Not a single witness has come forward to support an allegation made by visiting goalkeeper Reece Francis that he was racially abused during Saturday’s FA Vase match at Wisbech Town.

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