Wednesday, December 20, 2017

An under-fire business body which gets tens of millions of pounds of taxpayers’ cash a year to boost economic growth in the region will be scrapped.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, December 1, 2017

An East Cambs councillor suggested her own local authority might be viewed as trying to ‘dump on’ neighbouring Fenland by suggesting Roman Bank should be moved into a Norfolk Parliamentary constituency.

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Lorna Dupre
Monday, November 6, 2017

Ely gets a new car park from Monday – with space for 128 vehicles – and ideally placed for commuters heading to London from the rail station.

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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
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Government has moved to halt community transport providers such as the Ely and Soham For Community Transport (ESACT) from competing unfairly with the taxi industry.

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Lorna Dupre
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Mayor James Palmer is to be called before a scrutiny panel and asked to justify the costs of running his office.

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James Palmer
Friday, May 26, 2017

A district councillor claims local people are missing out on having their say on potential housing sites across East Cambridgeshire because owners have put forward their land late in the process for the creation of a new local plan.

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Lorna Dupre
Monday, May 15, 2017

The General Election battle in SE Cambs has been confirmed as a three horse race with neither the Greens nor UKIP opting to offer candidates for the June 8 poll.

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Lucy Frazer
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, May 5, 2017

Conservative candidate Joshua Schumann has held his seat for the Burwell division at the Cambridgeshire County Council elections.

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Labor
Friday, May 5, 2017

Conservative candidate Bill Hunt has held his seat for the Soham South and Haddenham division.

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Bill Hunt
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The county is set to go to the polling stations on May 4 to decide who will take the all-important seats at Cambridgeshire County Council for the next four years. Here are the candidates for the Sutton division.

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Lorna Dupre
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The county is set to go to the polling stations on May 4 to decide who will take the all-important seats at Cambridgeshire County Council for the next four years. Here are the candidates for the Ely North division.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The county is set to go to the polling stations on May 4 to decide who will take the all-important seats at Cambridgeshire County Council for the next four years. Here are the candidates for the Ely South division.

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Anna Bailey
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The county is set to go to the polling stations on May 4 to decide who will take the all-important seats at Cambridgeshire County Council for the next four years. Here are the candidates for the Soham North and Isleham divisions.

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Adelaide
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Huw Jones has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the SE Cambs constituency to fight the June 8 General Election.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The county is set to go to the polling stations on May 4 to decide who will take the all-important seats at Cambridgeshire County Council for the next four years. Here are the candidates for the Littleport division.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, March 16, 2017

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid refused to be drawn today on whether he supported MP Steve Barclay’s call for the chairman of the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to step aside pending an inquiry.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

MP Steve Barclay wants Fenland District Council to take legal advice with a view to axing £800,000 promised in 2014 to help pay for upgrading the A14.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, March 11, 2017

A candidate to become the first elected mayor of Cambridgeshire called for Mark Reeve, chairman of the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP), to step aside from involvement in devolution pending an inquiry.

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Steve Barclay

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