Friday, November 10, 2017

Unofficial public spending watchdog the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) singled out East Cambridgeshire District Council for being among 173 local authorities that pay its employees 65p a mile for using their own car.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A new deputy mayor for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has been appointed following the resignation of Huntingdonshire’s Robin Howe.

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James Palmer
Monday, November 6, 2017

A year after plans were put forward to build a Co-op site, retail units, take-away and car park in Sutton, concerns about traffic, safety and impact on local businesses have led to councillors not being able to reach a decision.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Saturday, November 4, 2017

Residents of East Cambs are to be invited to pay a one-off charge of £25 for an extra blue recycling bin once the household waste service comes back under council control.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Protestors trying to stop the expansion of a Littleport concrete works say a noise impact assessment they commissioned shows more serious concerns than a similar report prepared by the site owners.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

It’s been a familiar part of the Ely landscape for many years Little Chef has finally disappeared.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, October 20, 2017

County councillors will lessen the shock of moving the city’s register office to the bleakness of a former bowling alley by committing £20,000 to create “a pleasant area” for wedding guests.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, October 13, 2017

The public are being invited to have their say on a 160 home development in Isleham.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Work to add more than 70 new parking spaces at Littleport railway station has begun.

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Bill Hunt
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Nearly 50 per cent of people who appealed their £60 fixed penalty notices issued in East Cambs had the fines dismissed on appeal.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, October 2, 2017

Businesses across Ely got in the fundraising spirit last week by doing their part for Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

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Mike Rouse
Sunday, September 24, 2017

He once stepped in to help broker the deal that secured it and now MP Steve Barclay has been to see for himself how Littleport’s new leisure centre turned out.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A cash boost of £400,000 from East Cambridgeshire District Council will be agreed next week to ensure an early start to extending the car park at Littleport station.

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Bill Hunt
Monday, September 11, 2017

An academic – and local resident - claims a £2 million expansion to FP McCann’s Littleport concrete plant would only create half the number of jobs as proposed.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, September 4, 2017

Part of the city goes to the polls again this week as a by-election caused by the resignation of Tom Hunt to become political adviser to Mayor James Palmer is held to fill the vacancy in Ely South.

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James Palmer
Monday, September 4, 2017

A heritage community market is celebrating its second birthday of trading in Littleport.

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Tracey Harding
Friday, September 1, 2017

A lorry driver who smashed into Soham’s rare historic weighbridge when his sat nav took him down a narrow street had to be stopped from driving away by a pub customer who jumped in front of the large haulage truck.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, August 28, 2017

Estate agent and district councillor Ian Bovingdon has called for permission to be given to a man who wants to build two eco log cabins near to where Mayor James Palmer is building his new ‘exemplar’ home.

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Rebecca Saunt
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Taste ‘Flavours of the World’ at Ely Market over the bank holiday weekend.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, August 11, 2017

Transport has been on the agenda for SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer this week.

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Lucy Frazer
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Some people have too much money than is good for them. So many famous people fall by the wayside because they cannot cope with the excessive payments they receive.

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James Palmer
Thursday, August 3, 2017

The team behind the conversion of Tower Mill in Little Downham is heading to London after being short listed for a national award.

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East Cambs District Council
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Dozens more objections have poured in following news that a planning application to double the size of a concrete factory in Littleport at a cost of £2 million is ‘live’ once again.

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Rebecca Saunt
Friday, July 28, 2017

A man who wanted to build two eco log cabins opposite 139 The Butts, Soham, has been told by planners the location is not sustainable.

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Rebecca Saunt
Thursday, July 20, 2017

East Cambridgeshire District Council has been recognised at this year’s National Practitioner Support Service’s (NPSS) annual conference for their work on prevention of homelessness in the area.

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Mike Rouse
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Oliver Cromwell’s House came back to life like never before at the weeknd.

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Tracey Harding
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A taxi driver is angry that councillors are not supporting an idea for two extra parking ranks in the city centre despite firms reporting a lack of pick up and drop off points.

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Joshua Schumann
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Money from developers will pay for the installation of a lift at the Sessions House in Ely.

East Cambridgeshire District Council’s Commercial Services Committee is set to approve spending £119,278 of £130,000 of Section 106 cash, currently held by the council.

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East Cambridgeshire District
Friday, May 5, 2017

James Palmer has vowed to do “everything he can to make sure everyone is included in the future of the county” after winning the race to become Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s first elected mayor.

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Paul Bullen

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