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Executive principal Richard Spencer said he was “immensely proud” of Bishop Laney Sixth Form, Ely, A-level students who received their results on Thursday.

A dispersal order is in place at a business park in East Cambridgeshire this weekend to halt a recurrence of last weekend when they received 101 calls about cars meeting there.

This year’s Ely Apple Festival has been cancelled due to safety concerns caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

A group of daring volunteers are gearing up to jump from a plane, 10,000 feet in the sky, to raise cash to support carers in Cambridgeshire.

Archivists have compiled a “rogues’ gallery” based on two hundred years of court records, including offences such as witchcraft and highway robbery.

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Thu, 09:00

With grassroots football clubs further stepping up preparations for the 2020-21 campaign with pre-season friendlies, why not celebrate with another sporting quiz.

City of Ely laid down a marker to the rest of the field as they romped to a comfortable win in their season opener.

He knows he will not be ‘the perfect coach’, but striving towards that title is one of the ultimate aims for one of Cambridgeshire’s youngest football coaches.

Following the success of the Take a Friend Fishing initiative in early July, the Environment Agency, Angling Trust and Angling Trades Association have combined to extend the campaign.

Organisers of a charity cricket match are hoping to create a positive impact on their local community while raising funds for a cause close to their hearts.

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Thu, 12:00

Ely will host its first drive-in cinema event next month - and guests are encouraged to come dressed like their favourite film characters for the occasion.

A reality TV star has joined the region’s police force to raise money for a Fenland special school in a bid to buy them a new mini bus.

Ely-based ceramicist Louise Beale and sculptor Mike Hartley have been announced as the two artists winning a £1,800 commission for Babylon Arts’ outdoor project.

Paul Steward reviews new Netflix movie release The Old Guard starring Charlize Theron.

The countdown has begun for this year’s digital Open Cambridge heritage weekend, with only four weeks to go until viewers can log on and learn more about the city and beyond.

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Archivists have compiled a “rogues’ gallery” based on two hundred years of court records, including offences such as witchcraft and highway robbery.

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