An investigation by the Ely Standard reveals how expediency triumphed over caution in the race to get the city’s bypass built and that speed could have influenced the massive £13 million overspend.
Back by popular demand, East Cambs Careers & Skills Fair is returning to Ely Cathedral on October 9.
Rotarians, scouts and the promise of a squad of 50 volunteer stewards will run this year’s Ely fireworks display on Cherry Hill – and the Ely Standard has agreed to be its print media partner.
Two GP surgeries, an arts centre, a museum and a recreation ground have passed a critical stage in getting a share of £1.3m from East Cambridgeshire District Council.
Eleven years ago he stood with his wife and watched as an enforcement team burnt his home to the ground.
So successful has East Cambs District Council been with running its own trading arm that it is being forced to set up a second to comply with the law.
As we approach the Christmas season, Ely market is getting ready for the occasion with a series of late festive markets.