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Police are currently investigating a sudden death in Landbeach - they were called at lunchtime today (February 21).

Officers are currently investigating the circumstances of the death of a man in Landbeach.

An animal rescue charity is appealing for information after a dog was abandoned and left tied to a fence in Cambridgeshire. PHOTO: RSPCA.

An animal rescue charity is appealing for information after a dog was abandoned and left tied to a fence in Cambridgeshire.

East Cambridgeshire District Council will recommend the approval of 80 additional parking spaces at Littleport rail station next week. PHOTO: Steve Williams

An additional 80 parking spaces at Littleport rail station will be given the green light next week.

John Davis with the drawing of the passenger version of the hover train that he drew just before the company folded.

The sudden end to high speed hover train experiments in the Fens in 1973 was a ‘devastating blow’ to the team working on creating public transport for the future.

Ely-based nutritional ingredient supplier, Cambridge Commodities, has appointed a new sales director with more than 25 years of industry experience to “drive the company forward”. PHOTO: Cambridge Commodities.

Ely-based nutritional ingredient supplier, Cambridge Commodities, has appointed a new sales director with more than 25 years of industry experience to “drive the company forward”.

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Leyton Orient loanee Charley Baker on the ball in Soham's 1-0 defeat at AFC Hornchurch last weekend. PHOTO: Andy Burford

Soham Town Rangers player-manager Robbie Mason has called on his players to stand up and be counted ahead of a vital bottom-of-the-table showdown in the Ryman North Division this weekend.

Leyton Orient loanee Charley Baker couldn't prevent Soham Town Rangers falling to a narrow 1-0 defeat to AFC Hornchurch on Saturday afternoon. PHOTO: Tim Edwards

Robbie Mason is still without a win as Soham Town Rangers manager after AFC Hornchurch condemned the Greens to their ninth defeat in 12 Ryman North Division Encounters.

Matty Simpson netted Ely City's equaliser in their 1-1 draw at Long Melford. PHOTO: Steve Williams

Ely City boss Brady Stone was pleased to see his side fight back from a goal down to take a point at Long Melford last Saturday.

Flora Hayes, who was victorious at the British Show Pony Society’s Suffolk Area Points Party. PHOTO: King's Ely

Talented young rider Flora Hayes has brought a haul of prizes back home to Ely.

Danny Emmington is recovering at home after suffering severe whiplash and concussion following a clash of heads with Ely City's George Darling on Tuesday night. PHOTO: Wisbech St Mary FC

Ely City boss Brady Stone says he was relieved to hear that Wisbech St Mary’s Danny Emmington had not suffered a serious injury after the defender was taken to hospital during the sides’ Cambs Invitation Cup semi-final on Tuesday night.

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Acoustic performer Chloe Reynolds will perform at Octavia’s Café in Wisbech next month as part of After Hours Live. PHOTO: After Hours Live.

Acoustic performer Chloe Reynolds will perform at Octavia’s Café in Wisbech next week as part of After Hours Live.

James MacMillan’s St Luke Passion will be performed at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge on Saturday March 18. PHOTO: Supplied.

James MacMillan’s St Luke Passion will be performed at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge on Saturday March 18.

The Hermitage Ensemble Male Voice Choir will perform a concert of Russian Orthodox and Folk Music at Walpole St Peter Church. PHOTO: Supplied.

The Hermitage Ensemble Male Voice Choir will perform a concert of Russian Orthodox and Folk Music at Walpole St Peter Church next month.

The Ely Standard is teaming up with Ely Hereward Rotary Club to give away two pairs of tickets to see tribute act Abba Rebjorn at The Maltings next month. PHOTO: Ely Hereward Rotary Club.

The Ely Standard is teaming up with Ely Hereward Rotary Club to give away two pairs of tickets to see tribute act Abba Rebjorn at The Maltings next month.

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Pianist Pina Napolitano will perform the premiere of Schoenberg’s piano concerto at Cambridge’s West Road Concert Hall on Sunday February 26.

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This fox was left unable to walk after being hit and trapped by a car. Fenland Animal Rescue came to his rescue and it is now on the way to a full recovery. PHOTO: Fenland Animal Rescue

A fox that was found trapped underneath a car on a Fenland road is on the mend thanks to a £1,000 rescue effort by charity volunteers.

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