Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Work has begun on the creation of more than 120 car parking spots in Ely, local councillors have announced.

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

A Hungarian lorry driver who killed Littleport motorcyclist David Pokora when he mistakenly drove on the wrong side of the road has been jailed.

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Luke Ryan was unable to retain his title in the scratch handicap in Ely Golf Club’s annual championship at the weekend losing out to relative underdog Ashley Sizer who scored an impressive four over par to win.

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Monday, July 3, 2017

Police are hunting a robber who threatened a member of staff at Littleport Post Office last night (Sunday) before making off with around £200 in cash.

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Monday, July 3, 2017

People swimming at Ely’s picturesque Roswell Pits are ruining the area by leaving behind bag fulls of rubbish and intimidating other users.

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Monday, July 3, 2017

A new £34 million a year highway services contract has been awarded to Skanska to help the county council keep Cambridgeshire moving.

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Saturday, July 1, 2017

Appointments have been agreed or recommended to five of the six posts heading up a joint approach to strengthening services for children, families and adults in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Proposals to build 77 homes off Mepal Road in Sutton look set to be approved despite concerns over village infra-structure being unable to cope.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Plans for 55 homes on a site at Witchford look set for refusal Wednesday (5) with a report to councillors saying future occupiers could face ‘detrimental harm’.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Musicians performed at Soham Village College on Wednesday for the 22nd annual Young Musician of the Year awards evening.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Ely Runners is launching a 10-week beginners course which starts on Monday with the aim of helping people get into the sport.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Local authorities and the emergency services have been busy visiting buildings in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy with one Fenland landlord being told to take action.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The authority’s board agreed that £2.25m will be made available to commission feasibility studies and business cases into key strategic schemes including the dualling of the A47, the A47 to M11 extension and the upgrading of the A10.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The new Chief Executive of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority has been announced as Martin Whiteley.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A group of Ely College students have spent their free time over the past few weeks collecting food to donate to the Littleport Food Bank.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The first stage of a multi-million-pound flood defence scheme to improve the entire length of The Ouse Washes flood bank starts next month.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Young people are being reminded of the dangers of swimming in open water following reports that teenagers have been swimming in private lakes in Ely during the recent heatwave.

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Monday, June 26, 2017

ELY golfer James Mynott conjured up a magical spell of scoring at Bentley to secure a regional PGA victory – his first since 2015.

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

The commitment of an Ely husband who gave up work to care for his sick wife was recognised in the first ever Ely Hero Awards.

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Ambitious plans to regenerate Wisbech are a ‘once in a lifetime window of opportunity’ to transform the town and its community.

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Voters in Soham North Ward have chosen a new councillor following the resignation of the previous representative, James Palmer, who stood down after becoming the new mayor for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

A ground breaking deal with Government to benefit from local business growth, has netted Cambridgeshire County Council more that £450,000 towards funding frontline services – with further money still to come.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Littleport has a secret dating back to the Cold War. In the latest edition the Littleport Society’s magazine, chairman Roger Rudderham reveals all with a special feature on the undergrowth covered mound and concrete hatch in Ely Road.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

150 excited guests gathered for the very first Ely Hero Awards Ceremony on Monday at the Maltings in Ely for what has been described as the area’s version of the “Pride of Britain Awards”. With laughter, tears and a standing ovation - what a night to remember...

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Environmental campaigner Joseph Whitmore will be swimming six miles along the River Ouse to raise awareness of plastic pollution in the world’s rivers and oceans.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Work to improve the railway stations at Manea and Whittlesey will steam ahead this weekend as contractors begin to undertake survey work.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The efforts of agencies across Cambridgeshire to provide victims of crime with the opportunity to take part in restorative justice has been recognised with an award.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Local MP, Stephen Barclay has almost reached his goal - to collect enough donations of new books so that every Year 4 and 5 child in North East Cambridgeshire can have a new book to read over the summer holidays.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A new 12MW solar farm built by Cambridgeshire County Council was officially launched in Soham on Monday (June 19).

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

A talented young dancer from Ely is currently having an amazing time in rehearsals for a professional production of the ballet – Coppélia.

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