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Schools funding exploded into an 11th hour election issue during the hustings debate in Ely on Saturday.

Commuters travelling from March to Cambridge every day are among those paying the most for train tickets in the UK, a study has found.

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.

An Ely Business Award-winning company has decided not to send out Christmas cards but to donate to charity instead.

Train travellers are facing another day of disruption in the region today, with a string of cancellations amid ongoing investigations over signalling problems.



Ely Tigers were beaten by the London 3 Eastern Counties table-toppers last Saturday.

Ely Sailing Club's annual Trophy presentation evening was once again an enjoyable occasion.

Assistant boss Erkan Okay has urged the Soham Town Rangers squad not to allow themselves to be sucked into a relegation battle following a November slump.

Brady Stone is to stand down as Ely City manager - after almost six years in charge.

Soham Town Rangers snapped their losing streak with an impressive away display.

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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.

Madness will be performing at Thetford Forest in Suffolk next summer.

Martin Scorsese returns to the genre he knows so well, reuniting with Robert De Niro for this American gangster epic telling the tale of real life mob hitman Frank 'The Irishman' Sheeran.

Opportunistic thieves are in the wrong place at the wrong time, sparking a night-time police manhunt through the streets of Manhattan, in Brian Kirk's propulsive action thriller.

In 2015, Elizabeth Banks was in fine voice behind the camera of Pitch Perfect 2, propelling the feelgood sequel to bumper box office takings and a clutch of awards.

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Ely Sailing Club's annual Trophy presentation evening was once again an enjoyable occasion.

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