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Bus service which faced uncertain future has contract extended until 2017

Financial support for a popular bus service in Ely is to be extended until 2017.

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Missing 94-year-old woman found safe and well by police following search operation

A 94-year-old woman who was reported missing from sheltered accommodation in Ely has been found safe and well.

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Lib Dem leader urges Sainsbury’s to avoid “double whammy of bad publicity” by handing back development cash

The leader of East Cambridgeshire’s Liberal Democrat group has written a letter to Sainsbury’s appealing for the retailer to hand back some of the £500,000 it collected from East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Inspectors praise for village primary which is seeing pupils ‘thrive’

A primary school which came under fire from Government inspectors for a drop in standards has completed a remarkable turnaround.

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Queen Adelaide Way. Picture: Steve Williams.

Resurfacing works due on Queen Adelaide Way after barrage of complaints

Cambridgeshire County Council is finally set to carry out much-needed repair and resurfacing works to a key road that links Ely with Queen Adelaide and the surrounding fens.

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More Cambridgeshire News

Back row: Liam Ryan, Karen Ryan. Front row: pauline Smith, Mabel Watson and baby Ethan Ryan.

Five generations of the same family gather to mark baby Ethan’s arrival

Five generations of the same family have been captured in a picture celebrating their newest arrival.

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Business News See all

JDR Cables

Major boost for Littleport firm as it wins off-shore wind farm contract

Littleport business, JDR has won a contract to supply cables for a major new offshore wind farm in Norfolk.

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Lamb necks discovered by enviromental health officers in a walk-in chiller

Businessman who illegally slaughtered animals and offered them to local butchers handed hefty fine

A business in Mepal convicted of carrying out the illegal slaughter of animals and breaching food hygiene regulations has been fined more than £1,000.

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