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The principal of Ely College has stepped down with immediate effect – along with her two vice principals- in the wake of a damning Ofsted report.

As a parent having two children, now 27 and 25 years-old, who have gone through Ely College in the times where Ely’s reputation was somewhat poor, I am saddened that now Ely College will go through uncertain times.

Evelyn Forde has taken charge at Ely College.

The academy trust which oversees Ely College has announced Evelyn Forde as the new principal.

Ely College. Catherine Jenkinson-Dix, Principal.

Inspectors have delivered a withering assessment of Ely College in a report published this week, branding the school ‘inadequate’.

A man was taken to hospital following a collision near Sutton last night (Thursday).

Ely College Special Measures Debate

The principal of Ely College has stepped down with immediate effect – along with her two vice principals- in the wake of a damning Ofsted report.

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As a parent having two children, now 27 and 25 years-old, who have gone through Ely College in the times where Ely’s reputation was somewhat poor, I am saddened that now Ely College will go through uncertain times.

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Evelyn Forde has taken charge at Ely College.

The academy trust which oversees Ely College has announced Evelyn Forde as the new principal.

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Ely College. Catherine Jenkinson-Dix, Principal.

Inspectors have delivered a withering assessment of Ely College in a report published this week, branding the school ‘inadequate’.

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I have never heard anything so ludicrous in all my life.

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Sport

Yesterday, 15:32

A multiple-time martial arts champion is launching a training school in Ely.

Ben James

Football

A talented footballer from Ely has represented West Bromwich Albion’s under 16 academy team.

Table Tennis

In Division 1, both Liam and Kieran Mohan achieved singles maximums and then combined to take the doubles as Ely I battered Ellesmere I, 9-1.

Ely and District Cycling Club's Colin Whitechurch

Cycling

Ely & District Cycling Club riders were in action in the West Suffolk Wheelers time trial event, held on Saturday.

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Yesterday, 14:43

A charity fashion is taking place in Ely to raise money for Hearing Dogs for Deaf People.

Ely Amateur Dramatic Society is auditioning for its next ambitious production – William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

Ely Imps Choir is to perform a concert

Ely Cathedral’s highly regarded youth choir, the Ely Imps, is performing a concert in aid of the mayor’s chosen charity, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices.

Open Farm Sunday at Hainey Farm, in Barway.

Dozens of farms across Cambridgeshire will be opening their gates once again this year for the 10th annual Open Farm Sunday.

Councillor Lis Every will be leading the clean up.

Residents are being invited to take part in a spring clean around Ely, on Sunday.

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Ciaran Brown, cup stacker

When you watch the video, you think it must have been speeded up ... but Ciaran Brown really is that quick.

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