Saving for a prolonged period of travel is essential, says our financial columnist Peter Sharkey. And now might just be the best time to go.

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European Union
Wed, 10:10

Lib Dem Cllr Susan van de Ven called on the council today (October 16) to support a “people’s vote” on the terms of Brexit, with the possibility of remaining in the EU if it was decided leaving would be a bad idea.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tue, 13:11

Cambridgeshire County Council has decided against supporting the People’s Vote campaign for the public to have a say on the final Brexit deal.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

There are calls for Cambridgeshire County Council to join a push for a “people’s vote” on Brexit amid fears leaving the EU could be harmful for local businesses and residents.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, October 5, 2018

Financial columnist Peter Sharkey says a building disaster in Bulgaria and HS2 are good metaphors for avoiding bad financial plans

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European Union
Monday, September 10, 2018

A homeless project in Wisbech could be at risk because of Brexit, an MEP warned today.

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Alex Mayer
Friday, August 31, 2018

Hundreds of people will attend a Brexit rally in Cambridge this Sunday to demand a people’s vote on the final deal.

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Cambridge University
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Rare black-tailed godwits, elegant wading birds, had a successful nesting season in the Cambridgeshire Fens despite extremes of weather

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European Union
Friday, August 24, 2018

Net migration to Fenland has dropped since Brexit, official figures show.

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European Union
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Fleet Street journalist Andrew Pierce was today the feeling the pangs of embarrassment after being hoodwinked by a satirical blog that falsely stated the UKIP flag was flown over Ely Cathedral.

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Alex Mayer
Friday, July 27, 2018

In our first article back in October 2012, we focused on the concerns of the taxi industry locally that FACT may have been operating outside the comprehensive and expensive licensing regimes imposed on taxi and private hire drivers and operators.

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Alan Lay
Friday, July 27, 2018

A 288 page report by forensic accountants PKF Littlejohn for Cambridgeshire County Council into the March based Community Transport triumvirate FACT, HACT and ESACT (hereafter FHE) lifts the lid on the lack of scrutiny and disregard to procurement regulations that went on for many years.

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European Union
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

There are calls for a specialist group to investigate the effects of Brexit on the economy of South Cambridgeshire.

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Cambridge City Council
Friday, June 8, 2018

Fenland is facing an uncertain future post Brexit after new figures reveal a dramatic drop in the number of EU workers coming to the area.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, May 24, 2018

The new leader of South Cambridgeshire District Council set out her vision to improve the support offered to small businesses at the annual meeting yesterday.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, May 14, 2018

Turners of Soham believe they have the capacity and ability to make the best of Britain’s exit from Europe.

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European Union
Monday, April 9, 2018

Mayor James Palmer met with Brexit Minister Suella Fernandes to discuss the best possible outcome for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough when Britain leaves the European Union.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Women’s health campaigners are urging the Government to put patient safety at the top of their agenda in the next round of Brexit negotiations.

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European Union
Saturday, February 10, 2018

Two black-tailed godwits from Fenland that were among the first ever British wading birds to be released into the wild under a new conservation technique have been spotted alive and well – 1,200 miles away in Portugal.

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European Union
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

An event about post Brexit Britain was held at Ely Cathedral.

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European Union
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Witchford-based design agency virtualdesigncloud has secured £7,500 of funding from the European Union via the Cambridgeshire Fens LEADER program.

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European Union
Sunday, December 10, 2017

SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer has asked Prime Minister Theresa May for reassurance that the Government will continue to support local farmers after the UK leaves the EU.

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Lucy Frazer
Sunday, December 10, 2017

A Witchford businessman has launched a game-changing product in the world of artificial pitches.

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European Union
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Steve Barclay has hailed Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Budget as one that “delivers a Britain fit for the future”.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Thursday, November 16, 2017

The once extinct ‘Britain’s loudest bird’ has had its best year in the Fens since records began according to a survey.

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European Union
Monday, November 13, 2017

Over five million vehicles were captured travelling in and out of Cambridge in just one week, a survey has recorded.

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Cambridgeshire County Council

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