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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12:39

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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Yesterday, 12:20

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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Yesterday, 12:21

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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Yesterday, 12:19

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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Yesterday, 14:48

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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Wed, 15:54

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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Wed, 15:21

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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Wed, 15:06

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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Tue, 13:11

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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Friday, June 16, 2017

Tony Gearing, the founder of Cambridgeshire Young People of the Year, has been made an MBE (Member of the British Empire) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. The citation reads ‘For services to Young People in the UK’.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Police in Fenland are becoming ‘glorified’ babysitters thanks to a massive rise in the number of children’s homes in the district.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Artistic creativity and flare has been celebrated at of the College of West Anglia’s end of year art exhibition at CWA Wisbech.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Television’s dishiest vicar Sidney Chambers (James Norton ) returns for a third series of hit period crime drama Grantchester, which is filmed in the Cambridgeshire village of the same name.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Poignant, powerful and a perfect depiction of the Brexit debate and referendum Carol Ann Duffy’s ‘My Country’ is a truly inspirational piece of political drama.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Julia’s Tearooms in Ely has teamed up with Action for Happiness - an international movement for positive social change - to become the first Happy Cafe in Cambridgeshire.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Two people from Wilburton have been charged with manslaughter by gross negligence following the death of a seven-year-old girl at a funfair.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Lettuce tours, tractor rides and a scarecrow competition were all just some of the fun activities on offer at the annual G’s Farm Sunday open day.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Twenty-five rare black-tailed godwits were released into their new home in the Cambridgeshire Fens on Monday by conservationists from RSPB and the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) as part of ‘Project Godwit’.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

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

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Speed restrictions, lane closures and the closure of entire stretches of the region’s busiest route are planned for routine maintenance and resurfacing including around Wisbech.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Candles were lit on Ely Market Place on Saturday for a special vigil in memory of all those who lost their lives in the recent terror attacks in Manchester and London.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

The Shade School at Soham celebrated the official opening of its new primary wing on Saturday with a family picinic.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Community groups in Ely are asking people to get together and celebrate that ‘we have more in common than the things that divide us’, on Saturday (17).

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Saturday, June 10, 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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Friday, June 9, 2017

It was a tale of two sides at the Hudson Centre in Wisbech overnight (Thursday/Friday) where Conservative Steve Barclay was returned as MP for North East Cambs for the third time.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Newmarket nights - the evenings at the iconic Adnams July Course - have announced a host of stars performing this year.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

A former ambulance station in Soham is set to go under the hammer.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Ely College students held their own hustings and ‘snap’ election this week to learn more about the world of voting.

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