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Yesterday, 12:13

A Fenland family say an arson attack has ‘decimated’ their entertainments business and left their livelihood in tatters.

Sixteen Foot Bank. Picture: Steve Williams.

A motorcyclist in his 30s has been airlifted to hospital following what has been described as a “serious collision” on the Sixteen Foot near March.

Wisbech Church Terrace car park toilets. Picture: Steve Williams.

Three women who tried to call the non-emergency police line to report a man asleep in public toilets in Wisbech gave up after being put on hold for more than ten minutes - only to discover he died in the cubicle during the night.

Summer Crafts at Ely Museum, Oliver, from Ely, with his beach scene,

Summer sunshine, the seaside and holidays were all part of the fun at a craft activity day held at Ely museum.

Fire engines are finding it difficult to get down streets because of parked cars.

Illegal and inconsiderate parking is putting lives at risk, the fire service has warned.

Sport

Yesterday, 12:22

Josef De Pfeiffer can’t stop scoring - the striker made it six goals in three games as he bagged a brace in Burwell Swifts’ 4-0 win at Needingworth United.

Steve Fallon, Soham Town Rangers Manager,

Soham Town Rangers manager Steve Fallon says his side needs to improve after they suffered their fourth loss in five games.

The Stuart Seekings Memorial Cup competition - Littleport goalscorer Jamie Gayfer and goalkeeper Stuart Rollings.

Ely City saw off Littleport Town to win the Stuart Seekings Memorial match.

Fordham CC v Huntingdon & District CC, Fordham batsman Matt Foulds,

In a close fought encounter, the spoils were shared as Fordham took 14 points to Huntingdon’s 11 in a drawn match.

Action from Soham Town Reserves v Milton. Picture: BARRY GIDDINGS.

Two first half goals sentenced Soham Town Rangers to their second loss in a row.

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Thu, 15:38
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Fresh from five sell out shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Soham theatre company Viva are performing their critical hit Avenue Q closer to home.

National Veteran Cycle Rally at Ramsey Rural Museum.

The National Association of Veteran Cycle Club is to hold its 59th annual cycle rally next weekend.

Europe
WMadaos in character at Wisbech Christmas Market.

March and District Amateur Operatic Society are calling for people to join this year’s pantomime, Dick Whittington and his Cat.

The continental market comes to Ely from August 29-31.

A continental market is aiming to spice up the summer when it comes to Ely this weekend.

Ely Guild of Woodturners, annual exhibition, at the Cathedral Centre, Secretary Peter Symonds, with his work,

The Ely Guild of Woodturners opened its annual exhibition on Saturday, offering a showcase of decorative arts for sale.

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Tue, 12:14
Comedian Darren Walsh wins the Dave Funniest Joke of the Fringe 2015 award.

A pun by a Cambridgeshire comedian has scooped the prize for funniest joke of the Edinburgh Fringe.

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