Thursday, October 11, 2018

It might have been £13 million over budget and 20 years in the pipeline, but Ely Southern Bypass is on track to open on Wednesday October 31 - and work to build a walkway runs until late November.

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Angel Drove
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

ST1 Group Ltd was named business of the year at the 10th annual Ely Standard Business Awards held in the Lady Chapel of Ely Cathedral on Friday night and attended by more than 250 guests, civic dignitaries and business leaders.

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John Elworthy
Thursday, October 4, 2018

The county’s most senior local government officers – together with the chief constable and the chief fire officer – sent an email critical of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to its chief executive just days before he handed in his resignation.

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Chris Strickland
Monday, October 1, 2018

As part of a national recycling campaign East Cambridgeshire District Council hope to increase the rate of recycling household metal throughout the district.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Two Cambridgeshire council leaders today call for Mayor James Palmer to come clean over the rapid – and surprise – departure of the £150,000 year chief executive of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

A White Ribbon status has been awarded to East Cambridgeshire District Council from the national charity in recognition of their work on challenging violence against women.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The Mepal Outdoor Centre is set to partially reopen next year, nearly two years after it closed following an arson attack.

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Bill Hunt
Friday, September 14, 2018

Notice is hereby given that Peacocks Tearoom Limited has on 30 August 2018 applied to East Cambridgeshire District Council for the grant of a premises licence for Peacocks Tearoom 65 Waterside Ely Cambridgeshire CB7 4AU.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Police are looking for people to be the eyes and ears of their community in East Cambridgeshire with the launch of a new project.

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Phil Priestley
Monday, September 10, 2018

Back by popular demand, East Cambs Careers & Skills Fair is returning to Ely Cathedral on October 9.

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Emma Grima
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Chief executive John Hill has been seconded from East Cambridgeshire District Council to help fill a sudden vacancy at the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority,

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James Palmer
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

In the Ely Standard of August 16, our columnist Rosemary Westwell wrote that East Cambridgeshire District Council “has spent our taxpayers’ money sending households in the district self-congratulatory propaganda”.

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Rosemary Westwell
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Ely’s new leisure centre saw a 17 per cent rise in attendance from June to July – with three quarters of visitors using the swimming pool.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, August 31, 2018

A 10 year strategy to protest trees in east Cambridgeshire will manage risk, maintain high standards and ensure trees are considered within new housing estates.

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Lis Every
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

East Cambs councillors fear not enough thought has gone into the impact for road and rail travellers from Ely and Soham by developers planning the first 4,500 homes for Waterbeach new town.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, August 27, 2018

Rotarians, scouts and the promise of a squad of 50 volunteer stewards will run this year’s Ely fireworks display on Cherry Hill – and the Ely Standard has agreed to be its print media partner.

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Emma Grima
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
Thursday, August 23, 2018

Permission has been given to re-instate 10 bricked up windows in Tower Court, Ely that was built 180 years as workhouse, converted to a hospital in 1948 before becoming private housing in 1999.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority announced tonight they are looking into a “potential data protection breach” over the leaking of the appointment of a county councillor to a £100,000 director’s role.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Proposed development at: Land to the north-east of 6 Millfield Lane, Wilburton, CB6 3SD

I give notice that Mrs F Cowlan is applying to East Cambridgeshire District Council for planning permission for: The erection of one dwelling, detached double garage and associated works.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Manager Jo Philpott has been removed from her post at the Ely and Soham Association of Community Transport (ESACT) following a £170,000 inquiry by Cambridgeshire County Council.

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Gillian Beasley
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Popular Ely tourist attraction Oliver Cromwell’s House is set to have a make-over after receiving £30,000 from a Cambridgeshire grant scheme.

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Tracey Harding
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

A rural campaign group has objected to the 500 homes proposed by East Cambridgeshire District Council at Kennett claiming they will “completely change the character of the community”.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, August 10, 2018

New Premises Licence Application Notice is hereby given that Dojima Sake Brewery UK & Co has applied to East Cambridgeshire District Council for a new premises licence for the following premises Dojima Sake Brewery UK & Co Fordham Abbey 39 Newmarket Road Fordham, Ely Cambridgeshire. CB7 5LL

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, August 6, 2018

Highways England and Network Rail are among holding objections to East Cambridgeshire Council owned Palace Green Homes that wants to create a new garden village at Kennett with 500 homes, a care home for the elderly, a business park and shops.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Sunday, August 5, 2018

Ambitious plans to create a restaurant at an East Cambridgeshire marina have been approved by the district council.

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Bill Hunt
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

It is hoped that a blooming success is on the horizon for Ely as judges of the popular gardening competition took to the city.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, July 20, 2018

A nine-year-old girl who won the competition to design a ‘recycling champion’ for East Cambridgeshire will spend her winnings on art resources for her school.

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East Cambs District Council
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

A community arts group has been awarded a grant of more than £80,000 to transform a derelict mill in Soham into a cultural hub.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council

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