Members of the Ely Rotary Club would like to thank locals for raising £7,348 in their Christmas collection.
A congealed lump of fat, sanitary napkins, wet wipes, condoms and nappies – known in the waste trade as a fatberg – caused closure of a major Fenland supermarket today.
An estimated 1,000 people turned up to see Wimblington Christmas Lights Group’s Big Switch On Event. Now in its third year the group promised something big and it certainly was.
Amazing support, amazing volunteers and an amazing day was how organisers summed up Sunday’s Ely Festive 5K run.
It’s official – Santa Claus is coming to town next month.
The son of the 88-year-old Ely woman abused by carers has released a statement in which he says he wishes the abusers no ill but are glad they will never again work in the care industry.
Cambridge, Ely and the Fens are experiencing a jobs bonanza – if you want to work in retail.
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.
Pick up an extra festive goodie while shopping at Tesco in Ely and drop it into a giant shoe box collector to help local families this Christmas.
Traffic is queuing for miles in the March area after a lorry overturned on a busy roundabout.
Budget retailer Poundstretcher has cleared its final hurdle to take up occupancy of half of the mothballed out of town Tesco store at Chatteris.
A national social enterprise group that helps mums in business has re launched in Ely.
A Soham pharmacy was inundated with entries after it launched a healthy eating initiative in local schools that involved designing a healthy eating plate.
Gaul Road junction with the A141 March bypass has a bad reputation for accidents...but, there is nothing wrong with the junction if used correctly.
Police want to speak to a man and a woman captured on CCTV in connection with the attempted theft of 11 DVDs and alcohol worth £180 from an Ely shop.
A group of job seekers in Cambridgeshire have seen their career paths fast-tracked thanks to a pilot training course on one of the country’s biggest road improvement projects.
A new community hub has opened in Ely offering vulnerable people a “safe place to visit and access advice”.
Froglife has joined forces with Friends of Rings End Local Nature Reserve to bag a £12,000 grant.
olunteers from six of Fenland’s Street Pride and In Bloom groups are planning litterpicks on the first weekend in March in support of Keep Britain Tidy’s “Great British Spring Clean” campaign.
I am pleased to see there is to be a junction at Gaul Road with the town bypass but in my opinion the junction at Knights End Road is more dangerous as it is a T-junction and a crossroads.
An attempted break-in in East Cambridgeshire has been linked to a series of other recent raids across East Anglia.
An eagle eyed motorist posted a photo of a police car with a number plate obscured by dirt – on the day police in Ely fined a motorist £100 for the same offence!
National budget chainstore, Poundstretcher, could be coming to Chatteris to take up almost half the empty unit that was supposed to be Tesco.