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Ely’s new Bishop Laney Sixth Form is celebrating today after receiving its first set of Post 16 results.

Sixth form students at King’s Ely are celebrating this morning after receiving their A-Level results.

An Ely-based telephone answering service hopes to raise thousands for charity next week – by doing what it does best.

Wagons are being lifted off the track with a rail crane, as a major recovery operation gets underway at the site where a freight train derailed in Ely on Monday.

Two fairground workers have denied the manslaughter of a girl who died when a bouncy castle she was playing on blew away in Essex.

Taste ‘Flavours of the World’ at Ely Market over the bank holiday weekend.

Derailment of 11 of the 33 wagons on a freight train at Queen Adelaide near Ely is likely to mean passenger services between Bury St Edmunds and Peterborough are unlikely to resume until Monday.

Based on 2011 Census figures, Fenland is home to around 500 travellers/gypsies but many believe the number is double that.

Neale-Wade Academy, March, continues to up its game with a huge number of students gaining the A level passes needed to move to the next stage of their careers.

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Yesterday, 11:58
Richard Spencer

Ely’s new Bishop Laney Sixth Form is celebrating today after receiving its first set of Post 16 results.

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Bishop Laney’s Charity is encouraging A-Level school leavers to apply to its grant programme to help support their educational costs at university.

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Two distinctive jewellery items have been stolen from a house in Soham.

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East Cambs Police

The Government has moved to halt community transport providers such as the Ely and Soham For Community Transport (ESACT) from competing unfairly with the taxi industry.

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Lorna Dupre

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

Ely Cathedral’s world-famous Lady Chapel will be the venue for Cambridge Voices’ Choral Extravaganza on Bank Holiday Monday (August 28).

The Babylon Gallery on Ely Riverside will host a family wildplay event next Wednesday, August 9.

ADeC has taken onboard the Mayor of Ely Councillor Richard Hobbs’ wish for Ely to become a dementia-friendly city and has offered a chance for sufferers and their carers to see a film: ‘Dad’s Army’.

Richard Hobbs

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