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An Ely minister is backing a campaign to allow the parents of a seriously ill toddler to travel to Italy with him for life saving treatment in a row over whether he should continue to be kept alive by an oxygen machine..

Police raided properties in Little Thetford after reports of suspected ivory trafficking.

Soham’s foodbank, which delivers around 900 meals per month to local people in crisis, is relocating its distribution centre.

The former post office in Haddenham could be transformed into a two-storey family house after sitting empty for two years.

Nominations for the Ely Hero Awards are now closed and the judges are getting set to shortlist inspirational individuals from across the city.

A new Co-op store creating around 40 jobs alongside a takeaway shop has been given the go ahead to be built in Sutton despite traffic and safety concerns.

The Innovation Award is one of the most popular categories in the Ely Business Awards – entrants must show how they have introduced new ideas, techniques and technology into their business.

Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney believes he has found the answer to the town’s on going public loos crisis – get shopkeepers to put up ‘welcome here’ stickers and open them to anyone caught short.

Three men and one woman were arrested today on suspicion of intent to supply drug ‘grenades’ after three children were found unconscious and taken to hospital.

Soham News


Soham’s foodbank, which delivers around 900 meals per month to local people in crisis, is relocating its distribution centre.

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The Final of the East Cambs Carpet Bowls Association League Knock-Out Cup, 2017/18 Season, was held at Ross Peers Sports Centre, Soham, on Wednesday April 18.

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Young people in the Ely area have unveiled an ambitious plan to bring students from the Florida shooting school to visit the region.

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Soham Village College

The assailant of a Soham man left seriously injured after being attacked in Cambridge city centre has been jailed for eight years.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital

A bungalow could be demolished in Soham to make way for five new terraced houses, two bungalows and two flats in the centre of the town.

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Fenland Council

He’s our patron saint and although we don’t get a day’s holiday to celebrate what we do get in Fenland is the ever popular St George’s Day fayre and parade in March.

Wicken-based artists Terry Beard and Stephen Murfitt first exhibited at The Old Fire Engine House in 1980.

After showing his work to nearly 2,000 visitors at the Babylon Gallery, Ely artist Ted Coney is re-opening his pop-up gallery for it’s 10th season.

The East Cambridgeshire Gold Torc is set to make a television appearance as part of BBC’s Civilisations Series next week.

Cambridgeshire County Council

Ely Art Lovers Workshop’s spring exhibition runs from April 24 to May 7.

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