Sunday, March 4, 2018

The new leader of Fenland Council admitted proposals for a £180 million in Wisbech “came as a bit of a surprise even to us”.

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Virginia Bucknor
Friday, March 2, 2018

While all around -with school closures two a penny and numerous events cancelled because of the weather - Fenland District Council stood alone in proclaiming ‘the show must go’.

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Fenland District Council
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Rough sleepers at a Wisbech sports field owned by the National Trust are refusing to leave – despite being offered night shelter.

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Fenland Council
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Tory party activists continued their purge of sitting councillors last night, bringing to four the number axed ahead of next year’s elections to Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Monday, February 26, 2018

Well over a third of the 46 units at Fenland District Council’s South Fens Business Centre in Chatteris are empty and to let, costing the local authority up to £350 a day in lost income.

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Fenland District Council
Monday, February 26, 2018

The NHS has done a massive U-turn and decided after all it would like £35,000 for a GP practice in March as part of Fenland Council agreeing 95 homes at Estover.

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James Palmer
Saturday, February 24, 2018

Under fire councillor Simon King has explained – by letter – why he is has mounted a challenge against a Fenland District Council conduct committee probe into his expense claims.

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Simon King
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Wisbech councillor Virginia Bucknor called today for an investigation into all councillors’ expenses to ensure allegations against a fellow councillor “are not the tip of an iceberg”.

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Simon King
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Allegations against Wisbech councillor Simon King of inflating mileages, claiming for going 85 miles to Rugby but not on official business, and once claiming return mileage of 10 miles for a meeting a mile from his home, have been revealed.

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Simon King
Friday, February 16, 2018

Secret talks were held more than a year ago about the possibility of building an incinerator in Wisbech, we can reveal today.

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Graham Hughes
Friday, February 9, 2018

Councillors last night opted for what many regard as a safe pair of hands by voting in Chris Seaton as the new leader of Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, February 8, 2018

Wisbech councillor Simon King is fighting for his political career after a decision was taken to refer his expenses claim to a conduct committee made up of mainly Conservative Party colleagues.

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Chris Boden
Saturday, February 3, 2018

Property specialist Paul Shamplina says a visit to March with Channel 5’s Nightmare Tenants Slum Landlords uncovered “the worst living conditions I had ever seen in my 27 years in this business”.

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Fenland District Council
Friday, February 2, 2018

A ruthless purge by party activists has claimed another significant scalp at Fenland Hall with the de-selection of the third cabinet member in a matter of weeks.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader John Clark shocked colleagues tonight by resigning his position at Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Monday, January 8, 2018

Eleven years ago he stood with his wife and watched as an enforcement team burnt his home to the ground.

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Emma Grima
Saturday, January 6, 2018

Fenland District Council (FDC) is offering help to people that want to achieve their fitness goals and kick-start a healthier New Year.

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Mike Cornwell
Thursday, December 28, 2017

Fenland District Council has been told that a Tory councillor and cabinet member facing claims of expenses irregularities will not be the subject of a police investigation.

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Simon King
Friday, December 22, 2017

Historic England described proposals to create a viewing platform within a newly built community hub at 24 High Street, Wisbech – know as The Gap- as “an interesting and playful addition” to the town centre.

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David Oliver
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

An under-fire business body which gets tens of millions of pounds of taxpayers’ cash a year to boost economic growth in the region will be scrapped.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Five people caught dropping litter onto Fenland streets and who refused to pay a £75 on the spot fine, will now have to pay £350 each a court has decided.

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Fenland Council
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The number of rough sleepers in Wisbech has doubled since the beginning of the year, says Fenland Council.

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Will Sutton

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