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There was a lucky escape for two motorists following a collision on the A1123 this morning (Friday).

Police are warning web users in East Cambridgeshire to beware of a new ‘work from home’ scam.

E Cigarette

A secondary school has moved to ban students from using electronic cigarettes on its premises.

Jonathan James and Rebecca James at the BP station, in Littleport.

A branch of Marks and Spencer could be opening in Littleport under plans submitted to East Cambridgeshire District Council.

Solar farm Chittering

Opening of a 22 acre solar farm this week in the Fens brings to over 40 the number now operational or in the pipeline across Cambridgeshire – enough to power 185,000 homes each year.

Soham News

Ely Foodbank has announced a change to its Tuesday distribution point, which comes into effect early next month.

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Views of the remodelled Walter Gidney Pavilion

At our January meeting Mr. G. Woollard again used the Public Comment Time slot.

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The land, off Guntons Close, where 14 new homes could be built

A Surrey-based company has won planning permission to build 14 new houses in Soham – despite opposition from neighbours.

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Redhouse Gardens, Soham, tree felling.

The Soham skyline was a little barer this week after an historic tree was felled.

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The boarded-up Red Lion pub.

A pub in Soham which was boarded up after the landlord quit has been put up for sale.

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Yesterday, 16:59

Alex Marshall did for City of Ely Bowls Club pair Greg Harlow and Nick Brett on his way to claiming a record sixth World Indoor Bowls Championships title.

The outside of Wendreda House. Picture: Steve Williams.

Two men are in custody tonight following the discovery of a sophisticated cannabis operation inside a million pound mansion in March.

General Purposes Committee. County Hall, Cambridge.Estover playing field. Councillors voting on lease for Estover playing field, Picture: Steve Williams.

A momentous decision today by Cambridgeshire County Council will pave the way for a 99 year lease being offered to March to take control of all 18 acres of Estover playing field.

Ely Molly Dancing, at The Cutter, Mepal Molly members (l-r) Chris Partington, Phil Utting-Brown, and Matt Simons.

Molly dancers came from all over the UK to take part in the annual Mark Jones Day of Dance, held at the weekend.

Ely's former magistrates' court

Ely’s defunct magistrates’ court will begin its new life as the home of the City of Ely Council, in February.

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