Yesterday, 14:32

A former Baptist chapel – converted in the 1990s to a showroom - could undergo a further conversion to housing.

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Thursday, November 26, 2020

Mayor James Palmer can “understand the frustration and disappointment” and his Labour opponent Nik Johnson admits much needs to be done “to get this deadly virus under control”.

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Thursday, November 26, 2020

East Cambridgeshire and Fenland will continue to face tough coronavirus curbs with a ban on households mixing indoors and restrictions on hospitality after December 2.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

A driver who escaped injury when his car crashed and overturned on the A141 tonight is “lucky to be alive” said a passing motorist.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The NHS in Cambridgeshire is on the hunt for thousands of vaccinators and support staff to help with the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccine when it becomes available.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The year was 1973, the month was November, and Ely hosted a visit from the Queen for the 13th centenary of Ely Cathedral.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Tributes have been paid to a “fun, loving, free spirit” who died after a collision in Thorney on Saturday (November 21).

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Monday, November 23, 2020

A council is to give £750,000 towards the cost of the £3.11 million expansion of St Mary’s surgery, Ely.

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Monday, November 23, 2020

Health chiefs are to pitch for a £50m re-development of the Princess of Wales hospital, Ely, and work could start within a year.

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Saturday, November 21, 2020

A couple travelled 200 miles to the Fens today to be re-united with their stolen cocker spaniel that was stolen six years ago.

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Saturday, November 21, 2020

A retrospective planning application to a create a children’s motocross arena was prompted by council officials investigating its use by adults.

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Saturday, November 21, 2020

His photographs have become a familiar feature of our newspapers – and those that impress the most have often been aerial shots.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Bomb dispersal experts spent only minutes in March tonight determining that a suspected explosive device was in fact a rusty pipe.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Council officials will conduct house calls across Cambridgeshire to check that those who have tested positive for Covid-19 are self-isolating.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

A third of those who responded to a questionnaire from a council about buses, never use them.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

A family’s motocross track built for their children is subject to a planning application to Fenland Council.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Artist, musician, Tai Chin teacher Cary Outis and his partner Ricki, a tutor, specialist screen printer, and workshop leader, have bought a redundant church.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

A children’s nursery in Ely has temporarily closed for 14 days after four members of staff tested positive for Covid-19.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

An uninsured driver left a woman with a broken neck after crashing his car during an argument, a court heard.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

A police officer who allegedly bought a £9.95 tray of Krispy Crème donuts from Tesco and then swapped the bar code for a 7p bag of carrots is to face a disciplinary hearing.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough there are 118 schools with confirmed cases of Covid-19.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

A top legal firm is working with Cambridgeshire County Council to review and redact documents associated with an internal audit into a farm tenancy for deputy leader Roger Hickford.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

Labour has picked NHS doctor Nik Johnson to take on Tory incumbent James Palmer and Lib Dem challenger Aidan Van de Weyer to be the next Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

A 49-year-old pilot says his inexperience of landing on an obstacle laden farm strip was the cause of an accident that ended with his light aircraft coming to rest in a water filled dyke.

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

We are offering one lucky reader the chance to go on a Christmas spending spree at Jack’s supermarket with £100.

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

A farmer repeatedly broke the law by abstracting water for its potato crop, a court heard.

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Saturday, November 14, 2020

A neighbour who complained that dining pods at a country restaurant impeded their privacy has had their objections rejected.

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Saturday, November 14, 2020

Floating lodges could be introduced to the Lazy Otter marina at Stretham.

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Saturday, November 14, 2020

The days of cheap use of the waterways of the Fens have ended – with added charges and tough enforcement to come.

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

A woman born on Armistice Day and given a name to reflect her parents’ hope for future peace, celebrated her 102nd birthday at The Hermitage today.

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