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Yesterday, 13:54

An elderly woman motorist has been killed in a collision with a bus in Haddenham today.

View from 2nd floor, 49 Cardinals Way, Ely

Residents fought, successfully, to stop a neighbour extending her house after claiming it would be like “peering at an ugly four metre high brick wall and roof.”

Cambridgeshire county council cabinet meeting at the Boathouse Wisbech/ Former leader Nick Clarke is pictured with chief executive Mark Lloyd

County councillors today agreed to temporarily axe the chief executive’s role -after agreeing a job share with Peterborough City Council.

Work begins at Lancaster Way extension

A £1million loan has provided the impetus to extend the Lancaster Way business park in Ely.

Littleport Timebank volunteers

A special event at this year’s Festival of Ideas is set to showcase how volunteer’s exchanging time is making a real difference to local communities like Littleport.


Yesterday, 17:48

British Bowls legend Andy Thomson MBE visted Ely Bowls Club on Tuesday afternoon to share his knowledge of the sport with current members.

Mepal FC v Mildenhall United, (yellow)

Mepal Sports ended their 11-month search for a win on Saturday after beating Mildenhall United 4-2 in an entertaining encounter.

Hockey at Ely

Ely City men’s 1st team went joint top of the East Men’s League Division 3NW and carried on their 100% start to the season after edging Cambridge City Vets 1-0 on Saturday.

Brightlingsea Regent v Soham Town Rangers

Soham Town Rangers’ new managerial team of Dave Theobald and Robbie Nightingale got off to the worst start possible as they kicked off their stint as joint bosses with a 3-0 defeat to Brightlingsea Regent on Saturday.

Louise Page is running the 2016 London Marathon for Dogs for the Disabled

A Pymoor woman is lacing up her running boots for the first time and joining thousands of other runners in the 2016 London Marathon in April next year.

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Mon, 13:24

Local adult and children’s choirs will come together with Ely Sinfonia for a big community concert to celebrate the joys of living, taking place in Ely Cathedral on October 24.

Deborah Kelly-Hopkins 15th Anniversary necklace

Art Unequalled, an event ‘to showcase superb art and craft’, comes to The Maltings in Ely this weekend.

Refurbished Babylon Gallery, Ely,

The Babylon Gallery on Ely’s Waterside has a new look and a new name thanks to £11,000 of funding from the Arts Council.

Norfolk Symphony Orchestra musical director Philip Hesketh

The Norfolk Symphony Orchestra have begun rehearsing ahead of the launch of its 2015-16 season.

Jason Byrne

Irish stand up comic Jason Byrne will bring his new show, 20 Years a Clown, to the Junction next weekend.


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