Councillor James Palmer, leader of East Cambridgeshire District Council, has thrown his hat in the ring to become the new Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, with hopes to “improve infrastructure and provide high quality housing for all”.
One person had to be freed from their vehicle and taken to hospital after a two-vehicle collision on the A142 near Soham yesterday.
Network Rail has spared three of the original 19 level crossings in East Cambridgeshire it proposes to close.
A 74-year-old Soham-born author has released more than 300 pages of poetry as part of his first anthology collection.
The new trading arm of East Cambridgeshire District Council says it is on target to expand its work in 2017 including building homes at Soham and undertaking grounds maintenance contracts.