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Today’s meeting of the general purposes committee of Cambridgeshire County Council is preparing the coming year’s budget. The Tory controlled council will approve a rise of 2.9 per cent. Here the leader explains why.

Firefighters from Ely, Wisbech, Whittlesey and March were awarded for their innovation, leadership and exemplary service at the annual Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) Excellence Awards.

Nursing staff who lobbied MP Steve Barclay, a newly appointed health minister, revealed 425 signed postcards have been delivered to his constituency office from those opposed to the pay cap on wages.

An 18-year-old man wanted by police in connection with a kidnapping has been named one of Cambridgeshire’s ‘most wanted’.

Police in East Cambridgeshire say they have received nine calls per day since the start of 2018 relating to suspected hare coursing.

Two Wisbech men who suffered fatal injuries in a crash on the A47 have been named.

The county council says it will make the Traffic Commissioners aware of a major investigation being undertaken into the Fenland Association of Community Transport (FACT) when they decide on whether to allow them operator licences to run commercial services through new limited companies.

Students, staff and parents at King’s Ely rallied round to support the homeless this winter by donating a stash of chocolate and 700 pairs of socks to the Socks and Chocs charity initiative.

A man familiar to people in and around Ely for dressing up as Father Christmas is hanging up his red jacket and white beard, having collected over £2,800 for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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Yesterday, 10:35
Cambridgeshire County Council

Today’s meeting of the general purposes committee of Cambridgeshire County Council is preparing the coming year’s budget. The Tory controlled council will approve a rise of 2.9 per cent. Here the leader explains why.

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Bemused residents – fed up with years of watching their bus shelters fall into disrepair – claim that no one is claiming responsibility for maintaining them.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council

A Soham school was chosen as the first official visit for the new secretary of state for education.

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Lucy Frazer

Children at primary schools in Mepal, Sutton and Haddenham enjoyed visits from the Mepal Molly dancers on Monday.

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

For the ninth year running, Babylon Gallery and Ely-Hereward Rotary Club are hosting the annual East Cambridgeshire Schools Art Competition.

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