Tuesday, March 6, 2018

A campaign group is set to ask the Secretary of State to intervene in a long-running saga against plans to extend a factory on farmland in Littleport.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More than 1,000 homes could be at risk in the Fens following a billion pound flood management scheme, councillors have warned.

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Anna Bailey
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Network Rail has been slammed for creating “frankly ridiculous” red tape which means it is taking far too long to build a new train station in Soham.

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James Palmer
Friday, February 23, 2018

Council leader pronounced he was “incredibly proud” after councillors agreed to freeze council tax for the fifth successive years.

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Anna Bailey
Thursday, February 15, 2018

A fresh bid by David Wilson Homes to build 90 houses at Ness Road, Burwell, has been thrown out by East Cambridgeshire District Council planning committee.

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East Cambridgeshire District
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Two thirds of the 32 acre Scotsdales site at Fordham is to disappear after East Cambridgeshire District Council approved plans for 150 homes and a 75-bed care home.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, February 12, 2018

Employers will get the chance discover that ‘apprenticeships work’ – the theme of a special workshop next month.

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James Palmer
Monday, February 12, 2018

A statement on behalf of its 100 plus members described it as a “great result for our village” but opponents were less than pleased as 54 new homes applied for by Haddenham Community Land Trust won approval.

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Charles Roberts
Friday, February 2, 2018

Council leader Charles Roberts believes that the growing numbers unable to get on the property ladder is a ‘political crisis’ for the Conservative Party that could lead to less people turning out to vote for them.

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Charles Roberts
Monday, January 29, 2018

Shoppers stepped back in time when one of the city’s tourist attraction opened up its rooms for an historic market of goodies from centuries gone by.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Mayor James Palmer and his deputy, Councillor Charles Roberts, were debating tonight whether to press the Prime Minister to allow the Bayeux tapestry to go on display in Ely.

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Charles Roberts
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Bemused residents – fed up with years of watching their bus shelters fall into disrepair – claim that no one is claiming responsibility for maintaining them.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, January 15, 2018

Oliver Cromwell’s House will host a variety of historically-inspired traders and craftspeople as part of the Lord Protector’s Historical Fayre on Sunday January 28.

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Oliver Cromwell
Friday, January 12, 2018

Riverside frontage at Ely put up for sale by the Environment Agency for nearly £200,000 has been bought by East Cambs District Council in a move that could protect the future of three local businesses.

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East Cambs District Council
Thursday, January 4, 2018

An arboretum, lake, visitor centre, shops, café, and conference centre have been approved for the Barcham Trees site that will sprawl across 17 acres, provide an extra 25 job and attract tens of thousands of visitors annually. John Elworthy

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Soham Town Council
Friday, December 22, 2017

The extended car park at Littleport railway station opened for the first time this morning - and the first customer even won a bottle of champagne.

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Bill Hunt
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

It was the £500,000 investment that sparked a neighbouring MP’s fury but the result was an agric-tech innovation hub that is attracting massive interest – and has now hosted a visit by East Cambs councillor.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Fordham residents are being asked to give their views on an application from the parish council to become a neighbourhood area.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, December 1, 2017

Three East Cambridgeshire towns will be encouraging the public to visit the small businesses and independent retailers in their high streets as part of a national incentive - Small Business Saturday.

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Tracey Harding
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Nearly 700 homes for Littleport are expected to be given the go ahead next Wednesday.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, November 27, 2017

A second deadline looms for anyone interested in taking over the arson hit Mepal Outdoor Sports Centre.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 23, 2017

The company behind a development of 12 luxury flats for the city centre has pulled the plug – for now – on their application to East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Ely Council
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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Charles Roberts
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

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