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07:56

Police in the Fens had a busy time when they joined customs officers for vehicle checks.

Great Northern trains are running at reduced speed – with delays and cancellations – after a points failure at Cambridge this afternoon.

With 12 councillors being elected without a vote being cast, Fenland tops the list of the Electoral Reform Society’s ‘rotten boroughs’.

It took five days before police began a murder inquiry into the death of a woman in Wisbech, a Channel 4 documentary has revealed.

A 51-year-old man who admitted to sending threatening communications to a number of MPs – including South Cambridgeshire’s Heidi Allen – has today been jailed.

Sport

Thu, 09:44

Are you looking for a new way to get outdoors and active or find something you can enjoy together with the family?

It was a fantastic weekend of running for Three Counties Running Club Members.

Ely & District Cycling Club - B&T Motor Repairs riders Mathew Eley and Mikie Burrell were both racing in the HSBC UK National MTB series at the weekend.

A football team in Cottenham has scored a new kit thanks to a local housebuilder.

A talented young sportswoman from East Cambridgeshire will receive a major funding boost thanks to the Ely business community.

What's On

Thu, 14:35

The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team – the Red Arrows – are to make a spectacular return to this year’s Flying Legends air show.

Ely artist Ted Coney will be reopening his pop-up gallery for its 11th season at the end of this month.

It’s December 1897 and struggling playwright, Edmond Rostand, has run out of ideas for his next piece of work.

Peter James, the author of The House on Cold Hill, now being staged as a play at Cambridge Arts Theatre, says it was inspired by what happened to him and his former wife in 1988.

The homegrown answer to A Star Is Born, Wild Rose is a moving story about the importance of chasing your dreams – no matter what the cost.

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Thu, 15:49

Remember this? It was moment in April 1967 when the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh arrived in Ely for the special Maundy Service at the cathedral.

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