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Parliamentary hopeful Lucy Frazer has called on Conservative councillors in South East Cambridgeshire to help raise awareness of dementia.

Jo Evans and Cheriee Chater

Award-winning Emerald Frog Marketing has been approved by the Recommended Agencies Register following high ratings and recommendations from clients.

Sir Graham Bright

The Cambridgeshire Alliance for Independent Living has invited the county’s police and crime commissioner to explain to vulnerable and disabled people what he is doing to keep them safe at a meeting taking place in Ely next month.

Pupils from Little Thetford Acorns enjoyed a visit from firefighters

Children and staff at Little Thetford Acorns Pre-school spent an exciting morning with a crew from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service.

ECDC

A renewable energy company Pelco has been given the all clear to progress plans for a new straw pelletising plant in Queen Adelaide.

Sport

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Hockey

Ely City II

Newmarket II 7

Ely's Bryony King

Ely College student Bryony King picked up two at a ceremony hosted by Hunts Kart Racing Club.

Greg Harlow and team-mates

Bowls

Alex Marshall did for City of Ely Bowls Club pair Greg Harlow and Nick Brett on his way to claiming a record sixth World Indoor Bowls Championships title.

Table Tennis

Soham Comrades II continued their push for promotion with an 8-2 win over Ely III.

Witchford 96 v Needingworth United,

Kershaw Senior B

Witchford 96 suffered a surprise setback as they lost 3-2 to Needingworth United.

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Ely Amateur Dramatic Society is putting on a stage adaptation of the classic sit com The Vicar of Dibley, in February.

Embroidery exhibition at Ely Cathedral, in February.

Ely Cathedral will be hosting an exhibition of Ecclesiastical Embroidery in partnership with the Royal School of Needlework, in February.

From left: Rosemary Westwell, Mary McGuire and Hayley Humphrey

The ‘Trio of Writers’, Rosemary Westwell, Mary McGuire and Hayley Humphrey, is launching its first ‘Writers’ Day’ on Saturday March 21 in Ely Library,

Wind power played a huge role in the early development of the Fens.

Visitors to the next Fenland History on Friday meeting will be treated to a talk on the history of windmills in East Cambridgeshire.

The ELO Experience.

February half-term week is a busy one at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange, with three concerts and two family shows on the agenda.

Tickets are on sale now – contact the box office on 01553 764864.

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Yesteryear Road Run will again start from Cottenham

A band of enthusiasts will once again trundle through several Cambridgeshire villages in aid of Cancer Research.

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