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Marina and the Diamonds

Part Kate Bush, with her eccentric stage presence and flowing outfit choices; a hint of Lana Del Rey’s melodramatic storytelling and a good dose of Charli XCX emoji inducing pop hits, Marina and the Diamonds live show is never dull.

A Magpas air ambulance leaving Wisbech today after a man went into cardiac arrest after being stung by a wasp.

The A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn was closed this afternoon after a motorist, who is now in a critical condition, was stung by a wasp and went into cardiac arrest, police have said.

The cost of a Blue badge for disabled drivers could go up by 33p a year in Cambridgeshire

A 33p a year rise in the cost of a disabled driver’s blue badge has prompted Cambridgeshire County Council to call for a consultation to find out what the impact of the inflation will be.

Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely, MOD land

The Princess of Wales Hospital has been forced to suspend a number of services due to a water supply interruption.

Arthur Rank Hospice festive fun run at Ely

Hundreds of runners braved the weekend’s cold snap to complete the annual Ely Festive 5K for the Arthur Rank Hospice in Cambridge.

Cambridge Boathouse turf cutting ceremony

Work has started on a £2.8 million boathouse for the University of Cambridge in Ely.

Soham News

Mon, 11:01

Pupils at a primary school are celebrating after seeing art come to life in murals around the schools.

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A solar panel. Picture: Steve Williams

A £10m solar park project set to serve 3,000 homes in Soham has hit a minor stumbling block after it was realised the wording to give it the full go ahead did not meet requirements.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Hanging basket grants look set to be scrapped in Soham and Ely

Hanging basket grants look set to be phased out in Ely and Soham as part of a money saving exercise.

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Soham Town Council
Students at Soham Village College raised money for this year’s Children in Need by 
holding a Danceathon. Picture: Steve Williams.

Students at Soham Village College danced the day away and threw down some serious shapes to raise £2,100 for Children in Need.

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Soham Village College
Shoe Box collection at St Andrews CofE Primary School. Soham. Left: Pupils Eve, Amelia, Guy and River with Teaching Assistant Louise Hannan. Picture: Steve Williams.

Goodies are being shipped to children across the world thanks to pupils at a Soham school and visitors to a coffee morning.

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Mon, 11:19

The Advent Exhibition, which is being held ahead of Christmas, will open at the Babylon Arts gallery, Waterside tomorrow.

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