10:02

Ely College students were given the opportunity to have their opinions heard at the ballot box during a 'mock' General Election which saw Labour candidate James Bull take the win.

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A former March police officer and scout leader who admitted downloading and distributing child sex abuse images and turned up to court without a lawyer will be sentenced in the New Year.

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10:47

A former police officer from March - who once famously said of criminals 'I love locking them up' - is to be sentenced today for child sex charges.

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Wed, 16:59

Commuters heading to Ely station - one of those suffering some current disruption over cancelled trains - will probably not have drawn much comfort if they pass through Prickwillow.

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Wed, 15:48

An Ely woman has raised more than £1,000 for a local mental health charity thanks to the success of her memory baubles idea.

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Wed, 12:52

A Lithuanian man from Wisbech - believed to have been murdered four years ago - could still be alive say police following potential sightings in the town and King's Lynn.

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Wed, 11:39

Christmas puddings, stuffing mix, tins of custard and jars of pickles were among the donations made from King's Ely students, families and staff to Ely Foodbank's Christmas collection.

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Wed, 07:25

The cast of this year's KD Theatre Productions pantomime at The Maltings have completed rehearsals and are now in the venue preparing for their opening performance of Dick Whittington on December 13.

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Mon, 12:59

Members of Ely's Sing! Choirs had a busy weekend as they performed concerts in the city.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

An Ely primary school trained students in 'peer mediation' to help them resolve potential disputes as part of Anti Bullying Week.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

A Soham school has been rated as requires improvement despite making "significant improvements" and being classed as good in four out of five areas.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Photographs spanning 25 years and a collection of newspaper clippings were displayed in Ely to mark the Babylon Gallery's 25th birthday.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

An Ely slimmer has shared her weight loss journey, having gone from the 'fattest girl at university' to losing 10 stone and becoming a fitness fanatic.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Ely Markets will be hosting a selection of events in the run up to Christmas - including a vegan Christmas fair and traditional festive food and gift markets.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Littleport Brass entertained members of The Littleport Society at its December gathering.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Improving transport links, investing in local health services and increasing funding for schools and local sports groups are Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay's main aims ahead of the general election.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Christmas cards signed by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip will go under the hammer in Ely this Saturday (December 7).

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

The Cambridge Arts Theatre's Christmas pantomimes keep getting better every year - so it's no surprise this production of Cinderella is their best - and funniest - yet.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

I am a long-serving head receptionist at King's Ely and have come up with a wonderful way to acknowledge a loved one this Christmas while supporting a local organisation which is working to conquer the stigma of mental health.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

The Rotary Clubs of Ely will again be touring the streets of Ely in the run up to Christmas with their usual sleigh and of course Father Christmas.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

The City of Ely branch of the Royal British Legion raised £1,120 for the Poppy Appeal by holding their first ever Remembrance dinner.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

A cast of Ely students will bring gritty musical Made in Dagenham to life at King's Ely this weekend.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Members of the Ely Inner Wheel group raised £150 for the charity Home Start, which helps to support local families.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Babies and children at Tumble Tots in Ely who dressed up as their favourite jungle animal and were sponsored to complete challenges have helped to raise more than £1,000 for charity.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Full of unexpected twists and turns, Knives Out is a brilliantly witty, stylishly-filmed and extremely funny murder mystery.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Five men had their phones seized by police when they were caught hare coursing with dogs on land in Soham on Saturday (November 30).

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Friday, November 29, 2019

A father of four from March is lucky to be alive after a pothole caused him to crash his car into a ditch.

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Sunday, November 24, 2019

Grab those leg warmers and live forever as Hollyoaks favourite Jorgie Porter leads the cast of Fame the Musical in Peterborough.

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Visually stunning and with plenty of memorable songs, Frozen II brings everyone's favourite animated family back together for their biggest journey yet.

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Scottish art historian, writer and broadcaster William Dalrymple will give a talk about his new book at St Peter's Church in Ely on Monday December 2.

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