Tue, 17:16

The Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, James Palmer, has been invited to represent the region at a summit of world leaders in Paris.

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James Palmer
Mon, 14:03

A transport conference was told that Fenland holds the key to unlocking the potential of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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James Palmer
Thursday, October 5, 2017

Business giants Google and Microsoft are coming to Ely next month to speak to local businesses for the first East Cambs Business Boost event.

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Lucy Frazer
Monday, October 2, 2017

Mayor James Palmer has effectively declared a vote of no confidence in the Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

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Steve Barclay
Monday, October 2, 2017

A community rallied round to enjoy the popular Soham pumpkin fair with fancy dress, bygones, competitions and displays with a theme of 20 years of Harry Potter.

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James Palmer
Friday, September 22, 2017

Mayor James Palmer indicated he favoured greater influence and powers for district councils and the possible abolition of Cambridgeshire County Council.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Within weeks of his appointment as the £35,000 political assistant to Mayor James Palmer, the former East Cambs councillor Tom Hunt has been promoted to chief of staff – with a hefty pay rise.

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James Palmer
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A family is business is hoping to be allowed to build Fenland’s first earth sheltered house - a single storey home they claim will be low energy “and is effectively an extension of the landscape”.

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James Palmer
Friday, September 8, 2017

Over the weekend of August 25/26 a story appeared on our website about the allowances received by James Palmer, the mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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James Palmer
Monday, September 4, 2017

Part of the city goes to the polls again this week as a by-election caused by the resignation of Tom Hunt to become political adviser to Mayor James Palmer is held to fill the vacancy in Ely South.

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James Palmer
Monday, August 28, 2017

Estate agent and district councillor Ian Bovingdon has called for permission to be given to a man who wants to build two eco log cabins near to where Mayor James Palmer is building his new ‘exemplar’ home.

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Rebecca Saunt
Sunday, August 27, 2017

Mayor James Palmer is expected to need £192,000 in 2018/19 to fund his office – a 31 per cent increase but officials explained that current year figures reflect the fact he took office six weeks into the financial year.

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James Palmer
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Mayor James Palmer cited an “exemplar” design -plus a failure by East Cambs Council of which he was until recently the leader to show a five year supply of land - to build a new home in Soham.

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Rebecca Saunt
Sunday, August 20, 2017

Six figure salary posts within the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority have been put on hold whilst an internal disagreement over how much is being spent is resolved.

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James Palmer
Friday, August 18, 2017

Local services we receive from our councils matter a lot to all of us all and the quality of those services matters far more than which council provides them.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mayor James Palmer has bagged himself his own parking space at his new HQ – inside East Cambs offices The Grange in Ely – but only two of his team will also be able to park there.

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James Palmer
Friday, August 11, 2017

Transport has been on the agenda for SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer this week.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Five councillors have forced a scrutiny committee to review the £1.8 million wage bill – nearly 25 per cent higher than the original budget- to staff the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Some people have too much money than is good for them. So many famous people fall by the wayside because they cannot cope with the excessive payments they receive.

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James Palmer
Friday, August 4, 2017

The mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has told the chairman of Network Rail that more trains should stop in Whittlesey – and says he is disappointed that the new Soham station will not be opened earlier.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, August 4, 2017

A new networking forum is offering people in East Cambridgeshire the chance to share canapés with MP Lucy Frazer and Mayor James Palmer at a £15 a head two hour event next week.

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Lucy Frazer
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
Monday, July 31, 2017

Mayor James Palmer has called for a price cap on land values in parts of Cambridgeshire to get more homes built and at prices people can afford.

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James Palmer
Monday, July 24, 2017

Salaries of senior staff to be recruited to the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority headed by Mayor James Palmer will be unveiled this week.

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James Palmer
Saturday, July 22, 2017

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tom Hunt fought unsuccessfully to enter the European Parliament, failed to win a Commons seat in the June election and yesterday resigned from East Cambs Council to work with newly elected mayor James Palmer.

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James Palmer
Friday, June 2, 2017

Hannam’s Wake Hub has been given a new lease of life ahead of the upcoming watersports season.

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James Palmer
Friday, May 26, 2017

It’s all change at East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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James Palmer
Friday, May 12, 2017

He sees it very much as hitting the ground running and so just six days after becoming Cambridgeshire’s new directly elected mayor, James Palmer has delivered his plans for his first 100 days in office.

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James Palmer
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Ely hosted its very own premiere last night – but not of a film.

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James Palmer

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