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Lis Every

A business that began three years ago, has since doubled in size and turnover, and now employs 125 people across three sites was a star of the Ely Standard East Cambridgeshire Business Awards 2015.

Pedestrian dies after being struck by silver Audi on A47

A pedestrian was killed last night on the A47 at Walsoken near Wisbech.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Emergency services at the scene of the accident at Barton Mills.

The motorcyclist, 20, who died following the crash on the A1101 at Barton Mills has been named as Airman 1st Class Darren Phillips.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Soham News

A recent collection for Ely Food Bank on Waterbeach village green.

A plea has been sent out to local businesses and the farming community to help find a building large enough to store 45 tonnes of food a year distributed to people on low incomes in the Fens.

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Ely Foodbank
How the proposed wind turbines at Stretham would have looked

Plans for two wind turbines, with a maximum height of 102 metres, in Stretham are set to be rejected.

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Soham Town Council
Dave Atkinson on HMS Endurance in the Falklands

A blind veteran from Soham will celebrate the centenary of a military charity that’s close to his heart at a special service of thanksgiving at Westminster Abbey next week.

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MP Lucy Frazer with Bottisham college students, one of the teams taking part in a debating challenge

Lucy Frazer, MP for South-East Cambridgeshire, has launched her second school debating competition for pupils in the constituency.

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Lucy Frazer

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Fri, 11:16

An art venue in Ely is to be given a new lease of life this weekend as it relaunches under the name Babylon ARTS.

Pet service Ely Cathedral 2015

He’s become synonymous with the programme’s he’s hosted for some years, but even Aled Jones must have wondered what he’d got into at Ely Cathedral.


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