Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader John Clark shocked colleagues tonight by resigning his position at Fenland District Council.

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Chris Grayling
Thursday, December 28, 2017

His blogs and social media battles have become the stuff of legend and Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney is fully aware of the controversy he can sometimes cause.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, October 27, 2017

They’re paid an extra £5,000 a year and their appointments have been heavily criticised by opposition councillors,

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Lis Every
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Volunteer members of the self styled Wisbech Citizens’ Patrol voted last night to disband after claiming a petition calling for a ban on street drinking had led to team members being abused.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, August 18, 2017

Job descriptions for Cambridgeshire County Council’s newly appointed £5,000 a year community champions – including Councillor Steve Tierney for Fenland and Lis Every for East Cambs – have been revealed.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, July 28, 2017

Historic Wisbech Castle is to be transferred to Wisbech Town Council on a long lease with a peppercorn rent and £150,000 loan from the county council repayable over 25 years to carry out repairs and improvements.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tory leader Steve Count blamed exclusion from last year of councillors from the local government pension scheme as one reason for proposing allowances much bigger than those recommended by an independent panel.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
Monday, April 3, 2017

Mayor Garry Tibbs has moved to block future criticism of councillors during the town council’s 15 minute open forum.

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Alan Lay
Saturday, March 18, 2017

If I may be permitted to reply to Kate Cook’s, letter Ref: Councillor Steve Tierney from last Friday’s edition.

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Steve Tierney
Sunday, March 12, 2017

I have known Steve Tierney for many years.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, March 3, 2017

The deputy mayor of Wisbech, who faced calls earlier this week for his resignation, accused critics of orchestrating a “sustained character assassination” and hinted he was unsure if he wanted to remain a councillor.

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Virginia Bucknor
Saturday, February 11, 2017

It would seem from last week’s headlines that Cllr Steve Tierney was instrumental in scuttling the Selective Landlord Licensing scheme.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, February 6, 2017

A newly formed group of residents calling themselves Wisbech Voices plan a protest on the steps of Fenland Hall, March, tomorrow in support of a 78-year-old councillor facing a conduct hearing.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, January 30, 2017

Allegations by 78-year-old UKIP councillor Alan Lay that he was threatened by the mayor of Wisbech Garry Tibbs will be considered by the conduct committee of Fenland Council following a complaint by deputy mayor Steve Tierney.

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Sam Hoy
Monday, January 23, 2017

A back bench revolt forced Fenland Council to abandon its plan to bring in tough new policies to crack down on rogue landlords in Wisbech.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

East Cambs Council leader James Palmer topped the poll as Conservative officials narrowed contenders for the party’s nomination to be their candidate for mayor down to three.

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James Palmer

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