A politician has called for a promise that the A14 works will be finished following news that a contractor working on the job has gone into liquidation.
• The Grumpster believes that a major issue with this country is its inability to turn brilliant ideas into practical solutions.
For more than two years the Cambs Times has helped catapult the vaginal mesh implant scandal into the national media arena.
Surgeons are denying they use vaginal mesh implants, in a trend being seen in hospitals across Britain, where women are assured the mesh scandal is just “media hype”.
MP Steve Barclay has become Minister of State at the Department of Health and Social Care following the latest announcements from Downing Street today.
Fenland District Council (FDC) is offering help to people that want to achieve their fitness goals and kick-start a healthier New Year.
Expected approval of 58 homes at Chatteris will include 15 affordable homes – in stark contrast to an application for 80 homes at Wisbech St Mary where developers are arguing that providing affordable homes is no longer viable.
Patients booked in for outpatient procedures at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn are being urged to still attend their appointments as normal despite the winter pressures.
Surgeons have been criticised for failing to report mesh implant problems, which for years has hidden the scale of suffering, in what is being called the biggest health disaster since Thalidomide.
A vaginal mesh implant was trialled on just 31 women and a few sheep before it was launched in hospitals across Britain, Panorama is set to reveal.
The new Papworth Hospital is set for completion in September next year and you can follow the £165million building process from the comfort of your own home.
A care company is creating 25 jobs after being been chosen to help support people being discharged from hospital.
A centre that offers a safe haven to deal with survivors of sexual assault is celebrating its first year.
Former Wisbech Grammar School pupil Cesca Brindley, a journalism student at Strathcylde University, takes an in depth look at the vaginal mesh implant scandal.
Campaigners are celebrating after health chiefs in the UK and Australia announced vaginal mesh implants to fix prolapse are to be banned.
Steve Barclay has hailed Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Budget as one that “delivers a Britain fit for the future”.
Mesh is a growing global problem yet women are struggling to get the care they need if they suffer, a Parliamentary think tank heard this week.
Chancellor Philip Hammond unveiled his Budget promising to invest in technology, provide further funding for devolved authorities, business and the NHS and to continue restoring the public finances.
A health trust in Cambridgeshire has refuted suggestions that hundreds of children have been ‘rejected’ mental health treatment in the county.
Women suffering mesh problems are costing the NHS a fortune in medication for pain and infections as well as countless GP appointments, A&E admissions scans and tests.
The NHS have duped thousands of women into believing the most common incontinence mesh operation is safe, by not adding loss of sex life into its risk figures, campaigners say.
Campaigners say the Government are putting women’s lives at risk by refusing to suspend controversial vaginal mesh operations.
Hinchingbrooke Hospital says it is addressing staffing issues after a retired farmer was deprived of oxygen for 21 minutes during a routine knee replacement surgery and later died.
The day that Cambs Times journalist and campaigner Kath Sansom took her Sling The Mesh campaign to Parliament has been captured on camera.
Campaigning Cambs Times journalist Kath Sansom today took her ‘sling the mesh’ campaign to the heart of Government.
A surgeon has told how he advised medical guideline experts that mesh was risky as long ago as 2003 - but they ignored him.
A hospital trust which is encouraging its staff to have a flu jab is calling on the public to do the same.
A landmark study shows one in ten women suffer problems after having the most commonly used mesh operation given to hundreds of patients every year on the NHS.
Free treatment to help women realise their dream of having a baby has been stopped in Cambridgeshire despite a petition of almost 2,300 signatures.
The ambulance service is looking for volunteer car drivers to provide a lifeline for patients who have routine NHS appointments.