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Police and Crime Commissioner Sir Graham Bright is publically supporting four bids into a £5 million fund to support victims of sexual abuse.

The ram raid at the Tesco Express in Taverham. Picture: Eastern Region Special Operations Unit.

Five men who stole more than £400,000 following a string of cash machine ram raids and burglaries in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire have been jailed for a total of 22 years.

Cycling hero Erwin Vervecken visits Thorpe Hall, Peterborough

Former world champion Erwin Vervecken joined a cycling journalists and ambassadors to ride on the route of the Tour of Cambridgeshire, the first UCI World Cycling Tour to be held in the UK.

Alan Powe

A man who beat his partner in an unprovoked and frenzied attack before stabbing a police car with a 14 inch knife has been jailed for six years.

Stephen Talbot

A former police chaplain who downloaded indecent images of children smashed his computer’s hard drive and dropped parts in bins in Soham and Ely on the night before police arrived to arrest him.

Soham News

Tue, 12:43

A former police chaplain who downloaded indecent images of children smashed his computer’s hard drive and dropped parts in bins in Soham and Ely on the night before police arrived to arrest him.

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Siobhan Pryke is having her flowing locks cut for charity.

A Soham woman is having her flowing locks cut to make a wig for young people who have lost theirs through cancer treatment.

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Sir Graham Bright.

Cambridgeshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Sir Graham Bright has announced the launch of a second Volunteer Police Cadet Unit at Soham Village College in April.

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John Palmer plaque

A Soham councillor who helped save an historic chapel from demolition is to be honoured.

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Shape Your Place, Fenland's online voice

Closure of the Cambridgeshire County Council community website Shape Your Place will save council tax payers £180,000 over the next 12 months.

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NMC Division 1B

Red hot Jon Bartlett hit four as Littleport Town hammered Eaton Socon Reserves 7-0.

Exhibition includes work by Dave Barrow, who recently won the 2015 Sebastian Walker Award.

The work of some of the UK’s most talented young illustrators has gone on show in Cambridge.

Councillor Tony Cornell, chairman of East Cambridgeshire District Council, welcomed guests to his annual civic reception at the Hayward Theatre, Ely (Photo: Cllr Mike Rouse

The chairman of East Cambridgeshire District Council has spoken of the “life affirming passion and vigour” of people he has met in his two years in office.

Ely Ladies 1st Hockey v Wisbech 1st,

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Ely City I 3

Wisbech II 6

Lying in the Grass, Sky Turning by artists Louise Balaam

A new collection of landscapes is going on display at the Lynn Strover Gallery, next month.

Spring into Summer

Nutrition has the largest influence on losing weight and getting healthy. The second thing you should consider to speed up the process of losing fat is taking regular exercise.

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Spring into Summer Boot Camp.Picture: Steve Williams.

Spring into Summer with more than £1,200 get fit local places up for grabs!

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Spring into Summer Boot Camp.Picture: Steve Williams.

Mid way through week two of my ‘Spring into Summer’ fitness regime and the results continue to surprise.

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