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Farm machinery that struck a railway bridge in the Fens earlier today has caused significant damage, says Network Rail.

A decision made by City of Ely Council a quarter of a century ago was recalled on Sunday when grants totalling nearly £13,000 were handed out to local charities and voluntary groups.

When a helicopter landed at Willow Farm, Little Downham, it was for farmer Ross Taylor "the best day ever".

An Ely woman who beat bowel cancer and survived two failing heart valves is holding a charity ceilidh at Ely College to raise money for two hospitals that helped save her life.

"A pleasant autumnal day with lots of apple delights for everyone to try" is how the 20th annual Ely Apple Day is being hailed by organisers.

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Junior members of the Ely & District Cycling Club - B&T Motor Repairs dominated the Under 10s category in the latest round of the Muddy Monsters North Cambridgeshire junior off road racing series.

Ely Tigers welcomed Fakenham to the Cambridge Commodities Park on Saturday afternoon as third met fourth, following a two week break from league fixtures Ely had slipped from the top of the league.

Would it be great if your non-league club bagged thousands of pounds to boost their chances of success in the future? That's what Soham Town Rangers are hoping to do.

Soham Town Rangers player/assistant boss Erkan Okay spoke of his satisfaction following a memorable FA Trophy triumph.

Ely City's reign as Cambs Invitation Cup kings is over.

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The delighted audience enjoyed excellence, with Maksim Stsura at the piano, accompanying Jamal on the cello.

As a man walked along Saffron Hall's stage, the audience started cheering the beginning of Music and Maths on Wednesday, October 16.

Pitt is an engaging screen presence as always, but isn't suited to such an understated role. (Seek out Ryan Gosling's performance in last year's First Man for a much better example of a brooding astronaut.)

British television chefs The Hairy Bikers are coming to Ely Cathedral on Monday October 28 to talk about their new recipe book.

Children's movies keep getting smarter - and Abominable, the latest eye-popping adventure from DreamWorks and Pearl Studios is no exception.

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"A pleasant autumnal day with lots of apple delights for everyone to try" is how the 20th annual Ely Apple Day is being hailed by organisers.

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