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Yesterday, 07:45

A guided bus driver who was reading a time duty card and travelling at nearly double the recommended speed when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed, injuring five passengers, has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A woman missing from Lowestoft could have travelled to Cambridgeshire, Suffolk Police have said.

A Cambridgeshire shopkeeper got unexpected early ‘customers’ today when a learner driver mounted the pavement and came crashing through his front window.

Almost half of all A-Level grades achieved at King’s Ely this year are A*s and A’s.

Principal Richard Spencer woke with a broad grin today as Bishop Laney sixth form produced some spectacular results.

Sport

Wed, 10:04

Soham Town Rangers suffered a losing start to the new Bostik North Division season last Saturday.

Ely City’s FA Cup curse struck again following an extra preliminary round exit – and boss Brady Stone was far from impressed.

Littleport’s 10k run attracted a bumper attendance of 263 runners who were representing 37 different running clubs.

A mixture of road and off-road racing was enjoyed by members of the Ely and District Cycling Club.

An Ely student has been chosen to represent the England Reds under 17s hockey team at the 2018 School Games held in Leicestershire.

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Yesterday, 17:13
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An unnerving, dystopian depiction of the darkest realms of the internet, ‘Unfriended: The Dark Web’ will make you want to log out of social media a little more, if nothing else.

A sun-drenched strip of golden sands, crystal clear skies and blue seas that lead to an exotic paradise…Murcia is the Spanish hideaway that brought my heart back home.

Spain

A novelist is coming to Ely Cathedral to talk about what it means to be good.

Afghanistan

My one day of the year in this glorious summer in Sunny Hunny, and it’s raining. But I don’t care because I’m off to the Princess Theatre to see KD Theatre productions Great British Seaside Special.

Performing in front of a stunning golden sunset, the legendary Chic & Nile Rodgers brought decades of pop hits to a packed crowd at Newmarket Racecourse on Friday.

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Hundreds of runners were showered by an explosion of colour in Ely at the weekend - all for a good cause.

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