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Yesterday, 15:10

A disabled woman from Littleport who was left crying and shocked after being shoved and shouted at during Little Mix’s Newmarket Racecourse concert says she no longer wants to go out.

A 78-year-old man has been charged as part of the force’s investigation into historic allegations relating to football in Cambridgeshire.

The Mayor of Ely, Councillor Richard Hobbs, hosted a presentation to mark 27 years of Wyn and Gareth Hughes’ association with Ely/Ribe twinning.

KD Theatre Productions gave a dazzling performance of ‘Hairspray Junior’ on Saturday.

The Lantern Dance Theatre Company performed a new work, Tiddy Mun, as part of the Isle of Ely Arts Festival.

Sport

Yesterday, 15:39

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

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

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

The Ely 10is Academy has crowned two youngsters as player of the year.

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

What's On

Yesterday, 10:14

Thousands of smartly-dressed adults, children and families packed Newmarket Racecourse to watch X Factor favourites Little Mix strut their stuff on Friday night.

Cross bred dogs can be crowned champs and pets and owners can try yoga together in a weekend festival coming to Peterborough.

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.

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

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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A bloodied otter that was left fighting for its life after being found stranded on a driveway in Thetford has been euthanased due to the extent of its injuries.

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