Saturday, May 19, 2018

Campaigners are calling for the Government to revisit the science of mesh implants amid shocking evidence from a leading chemist who says an airline plastic water cup contains more protective additive than the controversial surgical mesh material.

Read more
Jeremy Hunt
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The timeless quality of the Carpenters music is set to be brought to life at The Princess Theatre in Hunstanton.

Read more
United States
Thursday, May 3, 2018

A student from King’s Ely helped the Team England ParaCheer squad win Gold at the ICU World Cheerleading Championships 2018.

Read more
United States
Monday, April 9, 2018

Mayor James Palmer met with Brexit Minister Suella Fernandes to discuss the best possible outcome for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough when Britain leaves the European Union.

Read more
James Palmer
Monday, March 26, 2018

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

Read more
United Kingdom
Monday, March 26, 2018

Chatteris Music Society will host a concert by a capella quintet Apollo5 at Chatteris Parish Church on Saturday April 14.

Read more
Germany
Monday, March 12, 2018

The audience at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Wednesday, March 7, applauded and cheered for several minutes at the end of a performance of Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff by the Russian Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Valery Polyansky with virtuoso pianist Valentina Lisita.

Read more
YouTube
Monday, March 5, 2018

Directed by Steven Spielberg and nominated for two Oscars, including Best Picture, The Post tells the story of the Washington Newspaper’s battle to publish the highly controversial Pentagon Papers which detailed the USA’s involvement in the Vietnam war and exposed a cover-up which spanned four presidents.

Read more
United States
Thursday, February 15, 2018

An Ely police officer is running a half marathon in New York in May to support the ‘Joining Against Cancer in Kids’ (JACK) charity.

Read more
NHS
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Locally-born concert pianist Warren Mailley-Smith returns to Ely Cathedral for the biggest and most varied Ely Valentine’s concert yet next weekend.

Read more
Rosemary Westwell
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Pressure, the acclaimed play by David Haig, is being performed at the Cambridge Arts Theatre from Thursday 1 to Saturday 10 February.

Read more
United Kingdom
Thursday, January 18, 2018

One of America’s most powerful and influential think tanks – the non profit making Brookings Institute – has invited Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Mayor James Palmer to an international gathering of metropolitan and regional mayors in Washington DC next week.

Read more
James Palmer
Thursday, January 11, 2018

He ruled the airwaves – on local radio at least – for 26 years and his acrimonious departure last year shocked and dismayed his loyal listeners.

Read more
BBC
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Air traffic controllers have one of the most high pressure jobs in the world, but for those at Stansted Airport at least they also have one hell of a view.

Read more
United Kingdom
Monday, December 18, 2017

RAF Mildenhall was placed on lockdown this afternoon after a “significant incident” in which shots were fired by American service personnel.

Read more
Suffolk police
Friday, December 15, 2017

Almost 1,500 people witnessed talented King’s Ely students stage the classic American musical Grease.

Read more
Sue Freestone
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Tattersalls December Mare sale certainly got off to a strong start in Newmarket, with group one winning filly ‘Intricately’ selling for a whopping 1,700,000 guineas.

Read more
Australia
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

More than 1,000 pop and hip-hop lovers enjoyed a nostalgic throwback last night as American rapper Nelly brought his UK tour to the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

Read more
United Kingdom
Monday, November 27, 2017

A Wisbech journalist, who wrote a popular series of adolescent books set in The Fens, has died following a long battle with Alzheimers.

Read more
Japan
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Cambs Times reporter Kath Sansom described last night’s Twitter ‘storming’ of 10 Downing Street as “the beginning of the end” in the bid to get a public inquiry into surgical procedures involving mesh implants.

Read more
Kath Sansom
Saturday, November 11, 2017

On farmland at the old RAF Downham Market site a vision of the future was meant to take shape, employing 6,000 people and finding cures to deadly diseases.

Read more
College of West Anglia
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Ely Hereward Rotary Club has welcomed a university graduate from the USA to Ely to give them help and advice about living abroad.

Read more
Rotary Club
Monday, October 9, 2017

A Tina Turner tribute show is coming to the Key Theatre, in Peterborough, on October 18.

Read more
United Kingdom
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

An artist who promises her work is “full of humour and silliness” has an exhibition in Wisbech until the end of the month.

Read more
United States
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The Ely City Group of Amnesty International is showing the Oscar nominated best picture film ‘Hidden Figures’ on Saturday October 7 in The Lecture Theatre, The Old Palace, Ely.

Read more
United States
Sunday, October 1, 2017

A landmark study shows one in ten women suffer problems after having the most commonly used mesh operation given to hundreds of patients every year on the NHS.

Read more
European Union
Thursday, September 14, 2017

From teenage musical memories in the Fens to family stories in Littleport - money raised by National Lottery players is helping local people to discover and share their history.

Read more
Adams Heritage Centre
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Love Beets, a brand owned by Ely based fresh salad and vegetable grower G Fresh, is one of 20 businesses to be awarded the Heathrow’s Travel Grant to support its global ventures in Asia, United Arab Emirates and South Africa.

Read more
United Kingdom
Monday, September 4, 2017

The Ely & District branch of Cats Protection will host its annual homing day in Soham this weekend.

Read more
United Kingdom
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Next week marks the 30th anniversary of the creation of the Littleport Society – and the group plans to celebrate the landmark in style.

Read more
United States

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Ely Standard weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter