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Munceys Level Crossing. Fordham, Cambridgeshire

MP Steve Barclay spoke of the possibility of “significant local disruption” if Network Rail presses ahead with closing 19 level crossings in East Cambs.

East Cambridgeshire Business Awards 2015
Customer Service Award winners Ellgia Recycling with host Jeremy Sallis

Who will follow in the footsteps of Ellgia Recycling and win the coveted Customer Service of the Year award.

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy has lost her High Court claim that she is entitled to damages for human rights violations after being placed in solitary confinement in jail.

Ely Police. Left: Molly Curtis and Francesca Galelli

Two Ely teenagers have received an apology from police after CCTV images of them were circulated in connection to a theft in a local store – even though they were nothing to do with it.

Littleport and Ely Riots Remembering the Riots. Reenactment of the trials faced by the rioters at Ely Courthouse. Picture: Steve Williams.

Crowds gathered at Ely Courthouse on Saturday to ‘remember the Riots’ which happened 200 years ago in Littleport and Ely.

Student services manager at Witchford College, Alison Douglas, receives a box of toiletries from East Cambs Police crime reduction officer at the launch of 'Sue's Essentials.'

East Cambridgeshire Police’s crime reduction officer is hoping that the launch of her unusual project will help decriminalize youngsters across the region.

Mary Gris outside the plot of land in Little Downham where the bird sanctuary is to be built.

A nature-loving couple from Little Downham are hoping to transform a piece of land next to their home into a haven for wildlife and birds by building a bird sanctuary.

The Big Ban Theory

A newly-imposed blanket ban on legal highs will do little to reduce harm on young people’s lives, suggests new research.

The East Anglian Children's Hospices (EACH) Colour Dash race is to come to King's Ely on Saturday August 13.

The grounds of King’s Ely are to receive a big splash of colour this summer following the news that charity East Anglian Children’s Hospices is to hold Cambridgeshire’s first Colour Dash at the school.

Soham News

Yesterday, 11:07
Steve Barclay
Munceys Level Crossing. Fordham, Cambridgeshire

MP Steve Barclay spoke of the possibility of “significant local disruption” if Network Rail presses ahead with closing 19 level crossings in East Cambs.

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Student services manager at Witchford College, Alison Douglas, receives a box of toiletries from East Cambs Police crime reduction officer at the launch of 'Sue's Essentials.'

East Cambridgeshire Police’s crime reduction officer is hoping that the launch of her unusual project will help decriminalize youngsters across the region.

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Soham Village College
Total Transport Survey, for East Cambs, Toby Parsons, Project Manager,

A flexible minibus service, revised bus routes and a new booking and information centre could come to Ely by September as part of sweeping changes to social care transport.

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Ely College
Mermaid and pirate party sets sail for The Brook, Soham

A mermaid and pirate party is setting sail for The Brook in Soham next month.

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Retired soldier Dave Cole, fundraising for VIA, at his office at Bishops Move, Ely

A retired soldier from Soham has put his endurance to the test by strapping a 35 pound bag to his back and trekking across 10 miles of terrain – all in the name of charity.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
United Kingdom
'Bread or Blood': The soaring price of grain was a key ingredient in the 1816 riots across East Anglia.

In the early summer of 1816, postwar England was alarmed by news of a revolt.

Amnesty International Ely Group Jazz Concert

Members of Ronnie Scott’s All Stars will perform an evening of jazz in Ely in June.

Children from Little Wombatz Preschool, in Soham, are displaying their art and craftwork in the Prickwillow Gallery, Flossie, with the display

Budding artists from a pre-school in Soham are showcasing their artwork in a rather unusual location this month.

'Traces of Memory' - etchings by Paul Hawdon

‘Traces of Memory’, an exhibition by Cambridge-based artist and printmaker Paul Hawdon, is at the Babylon Gallery until Sunday (May 8).

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