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Jim Paice

He admitted that one of the things he would miss in his retirement after 28 years as MP would be “being in the thick of it” but he was definitely that for one last time yesterday.

park and ride map

Passengers using the park and ride into Cambridge city dropped by nearly three times the numbers predicted following the introduction of a £1 parking charge last year.

Cambridgeshire County Council
Crews tackle a house fire in Chatteris. Picture: CAMBS POLICE.

Two house fires in less than 12 hours – one at Watlington near Kings Lynn and another at Chatteris- have left one woman dead.

Trees like this one will be removed from Wisbech market place

One of the biggest changes since it was acquired by the town council three years ago is under way with the removal – and replacement- of trees on Wisbech market place.

Fenland Council
Emergency services called to overturned lorry at Thorney (PHOTO: Cambs fire and rescue)

A driver had a lucky escape after his lorry overturned on the A47 in Cambridgeshire.

Soham News

Fri, 11:51
Soham Village College

East Cambridgeshire’s top young musicians were crowned at a special competition held at Soham Village College.

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Colin Churcher.

A carer from Soham will run a half marathon on Sunday in aid of a charity which supports adults with special care needs.

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Soham Prom 2015 (PHOTO: Clinton Edwards)

The sight of a 30-ton tank rolling up the tarmac at Soham Village College made for very nervous teachers on Friday night.

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Soham Village College
Turners of Soham, as seen from the air.

A new photography and filming business has launched in Soham and will make use of the latest technology to take to the skies.

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Jamie Nunn

A Soham man whose cannabis factory was uncovered when emergency services were called to a shed fire in his neighbour’s garden has been jailed for five years.

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Fri, 16:05

Falkland’s War veteran, author and charity supporter Simon Weston OBE was guest speaker at King’s Ely Junior School’s annual prize giving event in Ely Cathedral.

Retiring MP Jim Paice, at his home in Fordham,

South East Cambridgeshire residents have been invited to attend a retirement party being held for Sir Jim Paice.

Jim Paice
Sue Burge

Creative writing tutor Sue Burge is to run a poetry workshop with a difference.

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