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Developers have finally submitted plans for a new six-screen cinema and leisure village, to be located in Ely.

A woman who falsely claimed a man had attacked and threatened to kill her has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

Anthony Marsh

The East of England Ambulance Service will look to recruit a new chief executive in January, but insist the man currently in the £232,000-a-year post is going nowhere until they find a replacement.

The rare and elusive bittern.

Numbers for one of East Cambridgeshire’s rarest birds have started to bounce back, according to wildlife experts.

Ruth Neave and Gary Rogers.

A former ITV journalist who covered the Rikki Neave murder 20 years ago has revealed that a Cambridgeshire police officer demanded payment for tipping her off that Ruth Neave was to be arrested for murder.


Brady Stone is confident that momentum is starting to build behind his side after a series of improved performances in recent weeks.

Andy Palmer runs at the Burnham defence


Soham Town Rangers 6

Burnham Ramblers 2

Jacob Maton, left, and Edward Goff, right, collect their Forty Club award.


King’s Ely has been awarded the Henry Grierson Trophy for promotion of cricket in East Anglia.

Table Tennis

Mid-table pair Soham Comrades V and Ely V played out a draw in their Division 3 battle.

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Up to 8,000 people are set to descend on Huntingdon Racecourse for the annual Boxing Day races.

Tom Odell

Singer Tom Odell will appear in Thetford Forest as part of nationwide tour in 2015.

Francis Pryor

Archaeologist and Time Team member, Francis Pryor, will discuss his new book on a visit to Ely, in January.

Michael Portillo. Picture: Steve Williams.

Former cabinet minister and TV personality Michael Portillo is bringing his one-man show to the Arts Theatre, Cambridge.

Nine Below Zero
Picture: Cristina Arrigoni

Nine Below Zero have reformed their classic ‘Young Ones’ line-up for a special gig in Cambridge, this month.

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Winning celery and sausage chef competition

The White Pheasant restaurant in Fordham near Soham beat off stiff local competition to win the first ever PGI Heroes competition today.

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