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M&S confirmed today that it will close its Newmarket store on August 11 with the loss of 38 jobs.

Villagers at Stuntney described the decision to make the existing underpass at Ely station single-lane and controlled by traffic lights as “wrong and quite unnecessary”.

A man in his 20s has died after his motorbike left the A142 in Soham and hit a fence.

A camera was stolen after a man broke into the back door of a house in Fordham this morning.

Two ‘hiding’ men described as ‘gardeners’ who were in the UK illegally and had been asked to help grow what they believed to be Bonsai trees and tomato plants have been jailed after police discovered £800,000 worth of cannabis.

Concerns over speeding vehicles in Witchford could be raised with council bosses if problems persist, a police sergeant has warned.

People are preparing to raise a glass or two to celebrate two decades of fund raising with the 20th Wilburton Beer Festival.

A group of travellers who caused mayhem after they set up illegal encampments in Ely and Littleport have moved onto Wisbech.

More than 100 jobs are up for grabs across East Cambridgeshire as it is announced that the employment rate is at a record high across the UK.

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Villagers at Stuntney described the decision to make the existing underpass at Ely station single-lane and controlled by traffic lights as “wrong and quite unnecessary”.

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A man in his 20s has died after his motorbike left the A142 in Soham and hit a fence.

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A camera was stolen after a man broke into the back door of a house in Fordham this morning.

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A Soham primary school is celebrating after winning a prestigious award for its commitment to excellence in science.

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A Soham man was robbed of £200 today after becoming the victim of a distraction burglary.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Charles Roberts

Refurbishment of historic Spencer Mill, Soham, to become a community arts centre for Viva could become a reality if funding is found and planning consent is given.

The Ely coordinator of an annual Open Garden event is appealing for more people to get involved ahead of next year – or it might be forced to close due to dwindling numbers.

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The Old Fire Engine House restaurant and gallery in Ely is celebrating 50 years in the city with a month-long art exhibition showcasing work by 100 artists.

A unique memory-gathering project by a theatre group in Littleport has seen dozens of buttons stitched together.

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There’s plenty to get excited about as the Isle of Ely Arts Festival kicks off in June with a month of arts and cultural events throughout East Cambridgeshire.

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