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A Witchford firm has won a major contract to provide a new broadcast system for the International Criminal Court in The Netherlands.

A police officer is to face trial over allegations of theft.

Police would like to speak to this man in connection with an alleged fraud.

Police are looking to speak to a man in connection with a series of frauds in Soham.

A hare at WWT Welney Wetland Centre. Picture: Adam Finch.

Volunteers and staff at the WWT Welney Wetland Centre have captured the spectacular Ouse Washes Landscape, and the fascinating creatures which inhabit it, in a series of short films.

Police drink driving campaign.

A month-long campaign to tackle drink driving is being launched on Monday after 156 people were caught drink driving in Cambridgeshire in three months.


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City of Ely U14s have made good progress as their Cambridge and District Netball League summer series reaches half-way.

Anna Goddard


Former Ely College student Anna Goddard was among the try scorers for the England touch rugby women’s squad at the World Cup in Australia, which was retained by the hosts.

Christopher Le, Ben O'Dell, Toby Howe, Bryannie Quarrie, Shopie Barnes and Chloe Bibby.

Tae Kwon-Do

There was black belt success for six pupils of the Mark Farnham School in Ely this week.

Jason Billows, head of Rugby, and Richard Whymark, head of King’s Ely Junior, presenting Callum his cap.


A pupil at King’s Ely Junior has received an international England rugby cap after impressive performances for the East Midlands and Midlands youth setups.

Iona receiving her Regional Qualifier Club T-Shirt from Club Chairman Simon Yeates


Swimmer Iona Trainer will be representing the Ely Baracudas at the East Region Championships, which begin on Saturday.

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An exhibition showcasing the work of a unique group of East Cambridgeshire artists is coming to Ely next month.

Last year's Independent's Day, in Ely.

Independent traders from across Ely will help showcase the best of their business at a special Independents Day event in July.

The Maltings, in Ely.

The Maltings in Ely is set to play host to a free careers event, in June.

The Pirates of Penzance is performed at Cambridge Arts Theatre from June 9-13 by an all-male cast.

Gilbert and Sullivan’s classic The Pirates of Penzance is reimagined in an award-winning all-male production that comes to Cambridge Arts Theatre next month.

The cast of Viva's Abigail's Party

Popular 1970s comedy Abigail’s Party is coming to the Brook in Soham, early next month.

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Tom Odell.

Tom Odell has announced a special tour of the nation’s forests for 2015, performing in seven woodland venues as part of Forest Live.

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