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Yesterday, 17:02
Shaun Whiter
Joey Abbs and Shaun Whiter.

Soham Town Rangers will be one of four teams to take part in a Football Family Day organised by Cambridge United to raise money for two local footballers who were left with serious injuries after a hit and run.

Walking Football sessions at Witchford Village College have received new sponsorship.

Football is known for its quick tempo and frenetic pace, but a group of players from Witchford have shaken up the fundamentals of the sport by getting involved in ‘walking football’ sessions.

Witchford Village College
Action from Wisbech Town's pre-season friendly with Ely City. Pictures: Steve Williams

A goal from teenage starlet Harry Limb was enough to separate Wisbech Town and Ely City as the two sides met in an entertaining all-Fenland affair on Friday night.

Josh Sewell
Witchford Colts under 9s Blue show off their new tracksuit tops.

Future footballing stars from East Cambridgeshire have been kitted out as they prepare for their new league campaign.

Matty Simpson (red) hit a brace as Ely City beat Chatteris Town 4-1 in a pre-season friendly.

Ely City attacker Matty Simpson notched a brace as the Robins began their pre-season schedule with a 4-1 success over Fenland rivals, Chatteris Town.

Matty Simpson

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Tue, 09:40
Mark Farnham
Adults from the Ely school of the Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do after their colour belt gradings.

More fighters from the Ely school of the Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do experienced success in their colour belt grading examinations.

Rebecca Daniel (15) competed in the Intermediate Girls 800m event.

An athletics ace from King’s Ely was given her county colours at the English Schools Athletics Championships in Gateshead.

Mike Van Der Merwe and Richard Kay in action in Staffordshire

Ely Tri Club has had a busy start to the season with members already taking part in several events.

Flashback to a previous match

Results for week ending July 16 are as follows:

Stewart Anderson – Scottish Bowler winner of the 2013 world indoor championships

Are you a keen bowler? Then Co-op Funeralcare’s competition is your chance to showcase your skills - and maybe play against the world’s top bowlers.

Greg Harlow

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