Clare Butler

Reporter covering news, reviews and entertainment across March, Wisbech and Ely.

Yesterday, 12:00

Passenger numbers at Cambridge North station grew by 66 per cent last year, figures show.

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Fri, 16:10

A martial arts event will be held in Ely by an instructor fundraising for the devastating bushfires in his home country of Australia.

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Fri, 14:53

A devastated mother from Soham who suffered a stillbirth was not provided with "enhanced care and monitoring" at hospital - meaning that her baby would have been born alive - an investigation found.

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Thu, 17:41

A distraught 20-year-old woman is jobless after being told two hours before her first shift at Sainsbury's in Ely that she was no longer needed.

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Thu, 10:23

A woman from Littleport is due in court tomorrow (January 17) charged with soliciting to commit murder.

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Wed, 17:19

A traveller camp to house a family - who had to leave Smithy Fen after their caravan was burnt out - was approved for an overgrown field near Stretham.

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Wed, 12:58

A £75,000 grant to help people connect with wildlife, archaeology and heritage has been awarded to Wicken Fen Nature Reserve.

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Wed, 10:22

Engineering students from Witchford visited Stainless Metalcraft to take a tour of the workshop.

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Wed, 09:47

A hare courser and his dog were found in a field near Isleham after leaving his vehicle with no tax, no insurance and a bald tyre.

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Tue, 19:00

Fitness fans can learn about the history of Cambridge while getting in shape.

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Tue, 15:51

A rugby match was held to mark 10 years since a soldier from Burwell died in an explosion while on patrol in Afghanistan.

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Tue, 15:02

An independent charity that could lose £47,000 of funding says it would lead to "catastrophic consequences" with fears of a branch closure.

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Tue, 13:03

An Ely woman with serious learning disabilities - obliged to live in care 83 miles away for the past eight years and at a cost to the county council of £4,300 a week - is coming home.

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Tue, 12:29

A dirty mattress with a large stain was dumped outside of a Littleport charity shop.

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Tue, 11:31

A time-lapse video has showed the progress of Ely Museum's £1.66 million renovation - as their new education room is constructed.

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Mon, 18:13

Buses will not be stopping in Main Street in Witchford for the rest of this week due to road works.

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Mon, 18:01

Regular surgeries for residents to discuss any policing issues in the community will be held at Ely Police Station.

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Mon, 15:36

A dangerous driver who rammed a woman's car at least four times with her children in the vehicle has been jailed.

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Mon, 13:18

A wellbeing event to help the mind, body and spirit brought therapists and retailers together at a soul and serenity fayre in Ely.

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Mon, 10:07

A £47,000 grant could be scrapped for an independent advice charity in East Cambridgeshire that help thousands of people in debt.

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Sunday, January 12, 2020

Funding of nearly £300,000 has been granted to a project which will see homes in an East Cambridgeshire village stop relying on oil and move to renewable heat.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

It was the 11th year of artistic students from across East Cambridgeshire displaying their pieces at Babylon Arts Gallery in Ely.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

A new Badger unit has opened in Ely allowing children to learn first aid and gain important life skills while making a difference in their community.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

A project to mark the 1,000 anniversary of human rights law in the UK will explore the legend of a Danish conqueror that held close ties with Ely and Littleport.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Haddenham Post Office will be temporarily closed for one month for an extensive refurbishment.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

A new coffee shop at March station with award-winning hot chocolate and tasty pastries will be officially opened this month.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

A little girl from Ely who has cancer - who also lost her mum to the disease - was treated to a van of Christmas goodies from Tesco.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

A rural campaign group is calling for action on tackling illegal hare coursing across Cambridgeshire by making changes to the law.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Major concerns over mental health at Whitemoor prison were highlighted after the number of prisoners self-harming in the segregation unit doubled last year, an independent report revealed.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

A chilling two-part documentary that began last night into the brutal killing of Sam Mechelewski slowly revealed the clues that led to his flatmate and best friend Jordan Shepherd of Chatteris being arrested for his murder.

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