Friday, October 27, 2017

Children, parents and volunteers all got stuck in at the sorcerers and spells crafts morning at Ely Museum yesterday. (October 26)

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Mike Rouse
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Mayors from across the area – and heads of local councils- were among the guests for a civic service in Ely.

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Ian Lindsay
Monday, October 16, 2017

Running through the streets carrying a bag of potatoes on your shoulders may seem strange to many – but in Ely it happens every October.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, October 2, 2017

The Sing n Swing choir from Denmark joined Kathryn Rowland’s Ely-based Sing choir for a concert and workshop on Saturday.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, October 2, 2017

Businesses across Ely got in the fundraising spirit last week by doing their part for Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, September 18, 2017

Retired teacher, local Ely councillor, deputy mayor, author (and occasional Ely Standard photographer) Mike Rouse knows when its dockey time and can safely be relied on to stay home if he has a tizzick.

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Mike Rouse
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Photographer Mike Rouse was out and about over the weekend as families stayed in the city instead of braving the bank holiday traffic.

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Mike Rouse
Sunday, August 20, 2017

The floral fanatics behind the display at Fairfax Court in Ely are celebrating after the outdoor space scooped the overall winners award at Ely in Bloom for the second consecutive year.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, August 7, 2017

Prickwillow Museum prides itself on telling the story of the changing face of the Fens – and its network of drainage systems and pumping stations – but at the weekend it picked a particular era to celebrate.

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Mike Rouse
Friday, August 4, 2017

A petition to speed up improvements to the A10 from Ely into Cambridge has been launched.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, July 20, 2017

East Cambridgeshire District Council has been recognised at this year’s National Practitioner Support Service’s (NPSS) annual conference for their work on prevention of homelessness in the area.

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Mike Rouse
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Oliver Cromwell’s House came back to life like never before at the weeknd.

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Tracey Harding
Friday, May 26, 2017

Highfield School and the Lantern Dance Theatre Company are celebrating after their latest production received positive reviews.

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Mike Rouse
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

McDonald’s in Ely has opened – three weeks later than originally planned.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, May 1, 2017

Some flirt with the idea of having one, others have tried and done away with them but for Ely the role and tradition of town crier lives on.

And oh ye oh ye oh ye did they have plenty to shout out this past weekend.

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Mike Rouse
Saturday, April 8, 2017

The only guaranteed result from the eight divisions of East Cambs in next month’s county council elections is that it will become a UKIP free zone.

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Joshua Schumann
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Local people today learnt how the £36 million Ely Southern Bypass will improve transport in the area and ease congestion at an exhibition held in Ely today.

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Angel Drove
Thursday, December 29, 2016

The Mayor and Mayoress of Ely got in the festive spirit last night – by taking in the city’s professional pantomime.

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Mike Rouse
Sunday, December 25, 2016

Great British Bake Off contestant Ian Cumming’s plan to throw the passenger statistics at the UK’s quietest railway station worked as more people used the station on Christmas Eve than the whole of last year.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, December 19, 2016

A 12 acre touring caravan park at Burwell has been acquired by Turners Britannia Parks Ltd – owned by Paul and Winifred Day- and is to become a permanent base for 81 mobile homes.

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Joshua Schumann
Monday, November 21, 2016

1956: the year that Manchester United become the first English side to compete in the European Cup, the year the RAF retired the last Lancaster bomber - and the year Ely City had their finest hour in the FA Cup.

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Brady Stone

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