Yesterday, 10:10

Lib Dem Cllr Susan van de Ven called on the council today (October 16) to support a “people’s vote” on the terms of Brexit, with the possibility of remaining in the EU if it was decided leaving would be a bad idea.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tue, 14:17

The world’s worst spy returns in Johnny English Strikes Again, but this time the threats are technologically daunting and the villain a billionaire cyber attacker.

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France
Friday, October 12, 2018

In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings.

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NHS
Monday, October 8, 2018

Thirteen students and two teachers from a school in Germany enjoyed an action-packed exchange visit to King’s Ely.

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Germany
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Three action-packed days at the Ely Eventing Centre drew to an exciting close with a star-studded final day of competition at Little Downham.

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Ireland
Saturday, September 29, 2018

It has been 83 years to the day since a speed boat that was tipped to secure a world record crashed near the Adelaide Bridge in Ely.

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Mike Petty
Friday, September 28, 2018

This week our financial columnist looks at how pensions fare across the globe – and which country is the wealthiest when it comes to their state pension

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Amazon
Thursday, August 30, 2018

An Ely artist – who was approached by Banksy to showcase his work at Dismaland in 2015 - has been chosen from thousands to have his work displayed at an internationally-acclaimed exhibition.

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Facebook
Monday, August 27, 2018

A special service to commemorate a truly great Fen hero took place in Guyhirn.

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France
Saturday, August 25, 2018

A free ‘Art in Wood’ exhibition, which is being displayed opposite Ely Cathedral until the end of August, was opened by the leader of the district council.

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Charles Roberts
Friday, July 27, 2018

A stalwart of the Viva family received a ‘civic farewell’ earlier this month to honour her contribution to the theatre company over many years.

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Mike Rouse
Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Ely Cathedral Boy Choristers have returned from their tour of Estonia after performing at five venues across a number of cities during their time in the country.

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France
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Members of local Royal British Legion (RBL) branches will join thousands on a pilgrimage of Remembrance to a World War One battlefield next month.

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Royal British Legion
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Seventeen of Ely Cathedral’s boy choristers are set to perform a series of concerts in Estonia as the choir visits the country for the first time.

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France
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

• The countdown has begun to the Grumpster holiday.

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Iceland
Friday, July 6, 2018

A number of vintage vehicles will be up for grabs at another Cheffins Cambridge Vintage Sale in Sutton on Saturday (July 21).

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France
Monday, May 28, 2018

Eighteen cadets and staff members from the 1094 (City of Ely) squadron have returned from the RAF Walking and Road Marching Association Spitfire March.

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France
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Two powerful women walk on to the stage in identical clothes, black velvet trouser suits. There is a thrill of tension. One will play Mary Stuart, Mary Queen of Scots, the other will play Queen Elizabeth I. The audience doesn’t know who will play who, and neither do they. At each performance, the spin of a coin will decide. When the courtiers bow to the queen, the die is cast, the play starts.

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Henry VIII
Sunday, April 22, 2018

Insolvency specialists Grant Thornton has posted an update on their attempts to unravel the affairs of an Ely company that went bust a year ago with multi million pound debts and nearly 300 creditors.

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France
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Fears for the long term safety of women’s mesh implants are growing as MPs joined a three hour debate in the House of Commons where Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya slammed their use as “horrendous”.

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NHS
Monday, March 26, 2018

A musician from Wicken is helping promote a major concert of popular American and European music in Cambridge.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, March 15, 2018

Hundreds of fashion-forward Cambridge University students filled the city’s Corn Exchange last night at an annual charity fashion show, this year raising £5,000 for anti human trafficking charity A21.

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Cambridge University
Monday, February 26, 2018

• There are many things the Grumpster is passionate about: family; friends; Church; curries and of course, my long-suffering Doris. You can add history to that list. So today, by way of a change, I have penned a piece, comparing Hitler to Henry Tudor. While not wishing for a second to diminish the heinous crimes of the Beast of Branau, there are intriguing similarities and with 20th century technology and weaponry, late 15th century England would have been a terrifying place. I have identified eight similarities:

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Henry VIII
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Natacha Atlas and a five-piece band will perform material from ‘Myriad Road’ and preview tracks from her forthcoming album at the Cambridge Junction this weekend.

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France
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
Thursday, December 28, 2017

The Cambridge University European Theatre Group returns to the ADC Theatre in Cambridge from Tuesday 16 to Saturday 20 January.

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Cambridge University
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

An artist and loving grandmother who spent 30 years of her life living on Hill Street in Wisbech has passed away aged 95.

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John
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Sixty-six Year 9 history students from Ely College took a poignant trip to Northern France and Belgium as part of their annual First World War Battlefields visit.

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Ely College

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