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Yesterday, 11:58

Ely’s new Bishop Laney Sixth Form is celebrating today after receiving its first set of Post 16 results.

Sixth form students at King’s Ely are celebrating this morning after receiving their A-Level results.

An Ely-based telephone answering service hopes to raise thousands for charity next week – by doing what it does best.

Wagons are being lifted off the track with a rail crane, as a major recovery operation gets underway at the site where a freight train derailed in Ely on Monday.

Two fairground workers have denied the manslaughter of a girl who died when a bouncy castle she was playing on blew away in Essex.

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Yesterday, 15:39

Welney Croft Cricket Club is a club on the up – and has added to its recent rise by capturing a new sponsor.

Soham Town Rangers assistant manager Erkan Okay has hailed the belief his players showed in their excellent 4-1 success over Norwich United last night.

Brady Stone says everything went wrong in Ely City’s game with Haverhill Borough last night – apart from the result.

Golfers at Ely City Golf Club were treated to a visit by one of the sports most recognisable names last weekend.

Soham Town Rangers will be hoping that the only way is up after their Bostik League North Division opener.

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Wed, 14:55

‘Touching, funny and utterly original’, Scamp Theatre’s adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s ‘Stick Man’ is coming to the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

You Me At Six have been announced as the final headliners for Sundown Festival in Norwich.

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Prepare for Peterborough city centre to be brought to life with a mixture of art installations, theatre, performance art, and parades on Friday and Saturday.

A clutch of celebratory activities has been lined up to mark the anniversary of the death of Wisbech’s most famous daughter on Sunday (August 13).

Peterborough

Leading lady of West End and Broadway musicals Kerry Ellis and X Factor winner Matt Cardle will appear on stage together for the first time at The Apex this month.

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

A Bronze Age torc - one of the largest found in Britain and unearthed by metal detectorists in a Fordham field – is to go on show to the public after Ely Museum raised £220,000 to buy it.

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