Thu, 11:40

A new rail station to be built in Soham could cost more than £21.8m, a report has revealed.

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Network Rail
Yesterday, 15:04

In this week’s column, financial expert Peter Sharkey discusses how investors might be able to retain more of what is theirs.

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United Kingdom
Wed, 16:48

Pupils from Ely College were set a challenge to design a packaging solution to ease anxiety that infants may face when treating asthma for the first time.

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Ely College
Wed, 15:12

A media frenzy surrounded the sneak preview of Tesco’s new value supermarket, Jack’s, when it opened for journalists in Chatteris, a day ahead of the public launch tomorrow.

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Tesco
Tue, 11:23

Descendants of a remote former head-hunting tribe travelled nearly 5,000 miles across the world to dedicate a headstone to a Stretham missionary.

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Mike Petty
Tue, 10:07

King’s Ely has welcomed new members for the new term, including four new additions to positions of leadership.

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Sue Freestone
Mon, 11:08

Roads in Ely, Littleport, Little Thetford and Witcham Toll are being resurfaced as part of a countywide programme of work, starting next week.

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Cambridge
Friday, September 14, 2018

A passenger leaving Ely rail station was attacked by two men who jumped out of a car knocking him over a wall and punching him “multiple times” before making a getaway towards Soham.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, September 7, 2018

Highways England is proposing for an 18-mile section of the A14 to be classified as a motorway once upgrade work is complete, under plans that have been announced today.

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Ian Bates
Monday, September 3, 2018

A Cambridgeshire artist’s idea that sparked from a camel safari trip in India has come to life in the form of a children’s book that is now being sold online and in Burrows Bookshop in Ely.

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India
Sunday, September 2, 2018

A leafy drive leads you to the tranquillity of Foxhills where a beautiful ivy clad manor house is the centre piece for this 400 acre golf club and spa resort that is just minutes from the busy M25.

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Surrey
Friday, August 31, 2018

What began as an understandable parental warning has developed into a unique online platform scheduled to launch next month. Thanks in part to the Eastern Daily Press.

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London
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
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

A surgeon has hit out at claims that hernia mesh does not cause life altering pain after a British clinic boasted it had not seen a single problem in 30 years.

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Kath Sansom
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

An Ely woman is helping raise awareness of a little known health condition that causes uncontrollable pain, chronic fatigue and deformities in the hands, lower legs and feet.

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United Kingdom
Monday, August 20, 2018

Members from Wisbech speed skating competed in the Flanders Grand Prix in Belgium.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A politician has slammed a price hike on season rail tickets from Ely to London that she says is rising faster than people’s wages.

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Alex Mayer
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A man who burgled a house in Peterborough armed with acid and a metal bar has been jailed.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

More people are using Cambridge’s guided busway, but there is disappointment as the number of journeys being made is still only “roughly half” what had originally been promised.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Seven cadets from 1094 Ely Training Corps joined 250 others to take part in the activity camp to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force.

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London
Friday, August 10, 2018

A pastor who campaigns against homosexuality has condemned Ely Cathedral for flying the pride flag calling it an “appalling example of the Church of England jumping on a fashionable secular bandwagon.”

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Anglican Church
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

A starving stray dog, found wandering at the side of a railway line covered in tar, has been called Brewster in a naming competition to help raise funds for his care.

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Fenland District Council
Monday, August 6, 2018

Day four of the 2018 Folk Festival was set to be another scorcher with both the gloriously sunny weather, and the music line-up. Irish Mythen kicked off on Stage One, her musical perfomance punctuated by some absorbing story-telling and craic which had also entertained the crowd during her performance on Stage Two on Saturday.

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Ireland
Saturday, August 4, 2018

A rare breed dog, found by railway workers emaciated and covered in tar, has prompted a competition to find him a name to help raise funds for his vet bill.

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Fenland District Council
Friday, August 3, 2018

A Fenland farmer has been recognised as one of the best in Britain after he made the shortlist for ‘Farmworker of the Year’ at the UK’s biggest farming award ceremony.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of Peter Anderson in Cambridge.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, July 27, 2018

A former Cambridgeshire county councillor who is facing charges of perverting the course of justice has “strongly refuted” breaking the law and promised to keep “standing up” for her constituents.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, July 26, 2018

A curry chef from Ely hopes to raise its game after meeting some of the biggest names from the food and hospitality industry at a culinary masterclass in London.

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London
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Unbelievable in every sense of the word, Mission Impossible: Fallout is the series highlight and, ultimately, it deserves to be hailed as one of the best action movies ever made.

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Paris
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Dramatic footage shows how fire crew tackled a major blaze in Cambridgeshire which closed several roads and could be seen for miles.

Firefighters dealt with the field fire on the edge of St Neots.

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St Mary's Church

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