Wednesday, May 9, 2018

More than 15,000 potholes have been repaired across the county since the start of this year with hundreds reported to council bosses a week, it has been revealed.

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Mathew Shuter
Thursday, April 12, 2018

Hours after the Wisbech Standard website shared photos of barber Dean Partridge ‘pothole fishing’ in Norfolk Street a near miracle happened – contractors turned up to fill it in.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

A plan to pay families to provide accommodation for NHS patients who have been discharged from hospital is being considered by the local authority - despite widespread criticism of the scheme.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Plans to save £45 million of tax payers money by closing the historic Cambridgeshire County Council head offices and turning them into a tourist attraction are coming closer to reality.

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Steve Count
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Today’s meeting of the general purposes committee of Cambridgeshire County Council is preparing the coming year’s budget. The Tory controlled council will approve a rise of 2.9 per cent. Here the leader explains why.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Saturday, January 20, 2018

Amey is claiming community support for its proposals to build a £200 million energy-from-waste plant on a 12 acre site at Waterbeach.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, November 17, 2017

A “long journey” for Haddenham councillor Bill Hunt is over as work has begun on installing a new £100,000 pedestrian crossing in the village.

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Bill Hunt
Friday, October 27, 2017

They’re paid an extra £5,000 a year and their appointments have been heavily criticised by opposition councillors,

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Lis Every
Friday, October 27, 2017

East Cambs District and Cambridgeshire County Councillor Anna Bailey has hit out at the local leader of the Liberal Democrats for saying that the Conservatives are behind the closure of a number of children’s centres in Cambridgeshire.

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Lorna Dupre
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Bottleneck railway crossings and how to fix the problem if more train services are routed through Ely will go under the spotlight at a public event coming to the city.

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Lucy Frazer

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