Monday, September 17, 2018

By an overwhelming majority the planning committee of Cambridgeshire County Council has rejected plans for an energy from waste plant at Waterbeach.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, September 14, 2018

The Environment Agency (EA) has warned of “ongoing and significant pollution” of a stretch of the River Great Ouse in Cambridgeshire.

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Environment Agency
Monday, September 3, 2018

Land owned by a consortium of Soham and Ely people – including a local charity – is to be subject to a public inquiry after East Cambs District Council rejected a scheme for 160 homes.

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Mike Rouse
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

An injured seal spotted on the Great River Ouse has been tracked down and treated.

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Environment Agency
Thursday, August 9, 2018

A skip hire operator who ran an illegally licensed site at Waterbeach has been handed a suspended prison sentence and ordered to pay £5,600 in costs.

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Environment Agency
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

There are “grave reservations” about a planned new waste incinerator after it emerged the company hoping to build and run it has breached environmental permits at other sites across the country.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, April 16, 2018

A woman and her two dogs were rescued from a vehicle after it got stuck in flood water.

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Environment Agency
Friday, April 13, 2018

The first pictures have emerged revealing the sheer size of construction at Ely’s Southern Bypass.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Dozens of motorists tried to cross the flooded A1101 Welney Wash Road after no action was taken to close it as highways bosses failed to pick up a warning from the Environment Agency (EA).

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Environment Agency
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

A campaign group is set to ask the Secretary of State to intervene in a long-running saga against plans to extend a factory on farmland in Littleport.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More than 1,000 homes could be at risk in the Fens following a billion pound flood management scheme, councillors have warned.

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Anna Bailey
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
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Two lanes of the A14 east bound near Exning, Newmarket, were closed off earlier today when a tanker crashed, came off the road, and sent diesel spilling out onto the roadside.

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Environment Agency
Friday, December 8, 2017

There has been another twist in the tale of FP McCann’s proposed expansion of its Littleport factory.

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Environment Agency

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