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Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner Sir Graham Bright has welcomed a ban on legal highs.

The proposed straw pelleting plant.

Opposition to a proposed straw-pelleting plant in Queen Adelaide is continuing to build – with noise pollution and harm to wildlife chief among the concerns.

Scores of people gathered to enjoy the 20th annual Trikefest, in Littleport.
Picture: Clinton Edwards.

Motorcycle and trike riders were out in force last weekend for the 20th annual Trikefest event in Littleport.

Jonathan Rogers with Pamela Blakeman, Michael Young, of the Ely Society publications group, and Kevin Evans, of the Ely Society.

An Ely Cathedral guide has published a book which explores the unique sculptures of the Lady Chapel.

The International Criminal Court.

A Witchford firm has won a major contract to provide a new broadcast system for the International Criminal Court in The Netherlands.

Soham News

Thu, 08:15

Police are looking to speak to a man in connection with a series of frauds in Soham.

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Soham Carnival. Picture: Steve Williams.

Thousands of people turned out to enjoy the fun-filled annual Soham Carnival and Heavy Horse Show on bank holiday Monday.

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Views of the remodelled Walter Gidney Pavilion

Soham Town Council is to re-think its plans to refurbish the Walter Gidney Pavilion amid concern at the “escalating costs” of the project.

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Lisa Gregory outside The Shade Primary School

A primary school in Soham has received a glowing report from inspectors.

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Stephen Bird

A man has been jailed for 13 years for raping a woman in Soham.

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Photo Galleries

Thu, 08:30

An exhibition showcasing the work of a unique group of East Cambridgeshire artists is coming to Ely next month.

Ted Coney, Ely artist.

Ely artist, Ted Coney is opening his pop-up gallery again on Sunday afternoons and giving guided tours around his work, which is all about family life and family relationships.

The Stretham Connection is coming to the Babylon Gallery

Stretham artist Robert Crack will be exhibiting his unique collection of portrait paintings in Ely later this month.

Top row, from left: Jean Gross and James Palmer. Bottom row: Lesley Phillips, Carol Sennitt and Charles Warner. Missing from the line-up is Allison Morris.

Tories vs Labour vs Lib Dems in the battle to win the ward’s two seats.

East Cambridgeshire District Council
Stuart Green is exhibiting at the Babylon Gallery in Ely.

Artist Stuart Green is presenting his new exhibition of paintings produced over the last decade reflecting different aspects of landscape from around the world.

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