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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
Thursday, July 5, 2018

More than 1000 jobs could be created as part of a community development in Kennett as plans have been lodged for 500 new homes, a care home, business park, new station car park and village square.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The framework for how up to £40 million of loan funding will be used to support an innovative way of delivering affordable housing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has taken a step forward.

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James Palmer
Monday, June 25, 2018

A new campaign to encourage the protection of hedgehogs and swifts across East Cambridgeshire has been launched by council bosses.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Passengers in East Cambs using a cab after a night out will be hit by a “significant increase” in fares as drivers are set to hike charges between 11pm and 3am.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, June 14, 2018

A group of travellers persuaded by police and council officials to move from Ely – twice in 24 hours – tonight arrived in Littleport.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

LICENSING ACT 2003 Notice is hereby given that Cambridge Food & Wine Ltd has on 31 May 2018 applied to East Cambridgeshire District Council for a variation of a premises licence for Ely Food Station Ely Railway Station Station Road Ely CB7 4BS.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Refurbishment of historic Spencer Mill, Soham, to become a community arts centre for Viva could become a reality if funding is found and planning consent is given.

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Charles Roberts
Monday, June 4, 2018

Around 100 houses will be built on a field in Fordham following a successful appeal by Gladman Developments against East Cambridgeshire District Council’s refusal of planning permission.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, May 28, 2018

Two GP surgeries, an arts centre, a museum and a recreation ground have passed a critical stage in getting a share of £1.3m from East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Bill Hunt
Friday, May 25, 2018

Former councillor Andrew Wright has been made an honorary alderman of East Cambridgeshire District Council to recognise his long service and “outstanding achievement”.

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Joshua Schumann
Friday, May 18, 2018

Police in Ely maintained their zero policy on begging by reporting a man in the city centre.

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Phil Priestley
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

There are less than six weeks left before the Ely Hero Awards celebrate the best our city has to offer - so we caught up with some of those nominated.

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Achievement
Monday, May 14, 2018

A purge to clean up the mess left by fly-tippers has uncovered what East Cambridgeshire District Council is calling their “biggest and most shocking” find to date.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, May 11, 2018

It may not be quite of the standard purists anticipated and some facilities first envisaged got ditched along the way.

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Richard Hobbs
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Two free 30 minute parking spaces have been saved in Market Street in Ely as council bosses overturned a proposal which would have seen the spaces lost as part of taxi rank improvements.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

A new Co-op store creating around 40 jobs alongside a takeaway shop has been given the go ahead to be built in Sutton despite traffic and safety concerns.

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Lorna Dupre
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The Innovation Award is one of the most popular categories in the Ely Business Awards – entrants must show how they have introduced new ideas, techniques and technology into their business.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, April 20, 2018

An East Cambridgeshire councillor has criticised plans to ‘purge on plastic’, saying that the proposed time is anything but ambitious.

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Lorna Dupre
Thursday, April 19, 2018

An office block close the centre of Ely – that houses local MP Lucy Frazer – could be turned into 23 one and two bedroom flats.

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Lucy Frazer
Friday, April 13, 2018

Voters took to the polls for the Little Downham by-election as Richard Alan Maxey and Dale Roger Parson were confirmed as new parish councillors.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, April 13, 2018

The Hive, East Cambridgeshire’s new leisure centre, is to open its doors two weeks early - with an official civic opening on May 11.

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Richard Hobbs
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Improvements and upgrades to play areas in Ely will be carried out when council funds become available.

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Ely Council
Friday, March 30, 2018

Mayor James Palmer believes the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority’s agreement of a £6.5 million loan to deliver 54 homes at Haddenham is a winning formula.

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James Palmer
Thursday, March 29, 2018

A bid to demolish a 200 year-old former care home and replace it with nine luxury flats is before East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Bill Hunt
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Community groups are hoping to win back the right to run a massive firework display in Ely after a private firm ran it last year.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, March 23, 2018

The 2018 Ely Business Awards are fast approaching, so here’s everything you will need to start making your decision on who to vote for.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, March 23, 2018

Council bosses hope to reach their target of getting 60 per cent of households in East Cambs to recycle by supplying more blue bins.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, March 23, 2018

A multi-million pound business selling crickets, locusts, worms, snakes and tortoises has moved near Mepal and will be creating up to 50 jobs, it has been confirmed.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A spotlight on apprenticeships for young people for the future was the message from business and public sector leaders who took part in a special event to encourage people to learn and work.

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Lis Every

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