Home education has tripled in Cambridgehshire in the last five years with figures showing that 66 children are being home educated in the Ely area.
A housing association has apologised to residents of an assisted living complex who were without hot water over the weekend.
Photos of some of the valuables stolen from a car in Soham have been issued by East Cambs Police.
A driver had a lucky escape on Monday when his lorry careered across the carriageway, narrowly missed a lamp post, took down some road signs and ended up on its side.
Donations are put into the envelopes and these are hung on the tree.