Wednesday, April 18, 2018

An FOI by the Wisbech Standard has uncovered more than 40 emails dating back six years between council bosses and under fire Fenland Councillor Simon King - showing how he was probed on expenses claims made outside of the members allowance scheme, on personal business and for multiple journeys, it can be revealed.

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Simon King
Friday, April 6, 2018

A Wisbech county councillor – and current mayor – Steve Tierney announced tonight he is stepping down from his £5,000 a year role as a community champion.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, March 26, 2018

Former mayor Nick Meekins criticised Wisbech Town Council for not sending a representative to the funeral of another former mayor, Patrick O’Dell.

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Steve Tierney
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A town councillor sacked for being lazy has hit back at the Conservative group that ousted him.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

A school for young people with learning difficulties and behaviour problems in Wisbech could close and instead pupils be forced to travel more than 40 miles to St Neots.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Ned was born at 28 weeks weighing just 1.2kilos

He had a life-threatening grade four bleed on the brain, sepsis and needed resuscitating and ventilating.

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Peterborough City Hospital
Thursday, January 11, 2018

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

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Chris Grayling
Thursday, December 28, 2017

His blogs and social media battles have become the stuff of legend and Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney is fully aware of the controversy he can sometimes cause.

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Steve Tierney
Saturday, October 28, 2017

This year’s edition of the Ely Festive 5k has sold out faster than ever before.

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Cambridge
Friday, September 22, 2017

2020 will mark the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower from Plymouth to the New World – and this month, research into the famous voyage has discovered that two of its passengers were from Wisbech.

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John
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tory leader Steve Count blamed exclusion from last year of councillors from the local government pension scheme as one reason for proposing allowances much bigger than those recommended by an independent panel.

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Steve Tierney

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