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An eight year-old boy who is taking on a summer holiday fitness challenge to shed some weight has already raised almost £1,000 for charity.

Cllr Paul Bullen has donated a ride in his plane for charity auction

A councillor is offering a sky high prize for a raffle in aid of the Arthur Rank Hospice and in memory of a council colleague.

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Ofsted

Children looked after by a Little Downham childminder are given good care according to government inspectors.

Maxey auction

The new National Living Wage has dealt a hammer blow to a Wisbech auction house which is blaming the compulsory pay rise for a decision to close this autumn.

Prickwillow crash

A car driver had to be cut from his vehicle after a collision left it on its side in a garden.

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Mon, 16:55
Ely

Geoff Buck’s glorious 152 proved in vain as Haddenham lost by three wickets to March III.

Goldie Sayers. Picture: PAUL SANWELL/OP PHOTOGRAPHIC

Ely javelin star Goldie Sayers produced her best throw of the season at the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games.

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Ely Vikings celebrate at their annual awards.

Ely Vikings celebrated their best ever season in the Cambridgeshire Korfball League during their annual awards evening.

Students with their grading certificates.

More than 40 students of the Mark Farnham School of Tae Kwon-Do in Ely have passed the latest colour belt grading exams.

Ely City FC v Felixstowe & Walton, Manager Brady Stone,

Ely City manager Brady Stone is confident of signing two more players before the end of the week to ensure his side is fully prepared for a quick return to the Thurlow Nunn Premier League.

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Ely College

Ely Rotary Club will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at its annual big band concert.

Extreme Stunt Show, Huntingdon.

Big air is the name of the game when the Extreme Stunt Show comes to Huntingdon next month.

Child and staff using the green screen. Picture: BOB ELLIS

A new installation at WWT Welney Wetland Centre will allow visitors to fly with swans, hide in the reeds like a bittern or box with hares.

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When You're Smiling

Neil Sands and his wonderful West End cast are back at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange in September with their show When You’re Smiling – and it promises to be their biggest and best show yet.

United Kingdom
SWS 28 Mrs Warren

Mrs Warren’s Profession by Bernard Shaw at Cambridge Arts Theatre until Saturday, July 25. Review by ANGELA SINGER.

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ely riverside,

Moorings along Ely’s riverside are to be restricted to 48 hours – with no return in 48 hours- from September 7 to allow more visitors to the city.

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