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Yesterday, 15:11

“He was the greatest carrot grower the UK has ever known,” was one of many hundreds of fulsome tributes to Clem Tompsett, whose death was announced at the weekend.

A clean up operation costing thousands of pounds is under way to clear 12 bags of asbestos dumped on the river bank in a remote part of the Fens.

Andy Wright, a former chairman of East Cambridgeshire District Council, has died.

Seven miles of new lanes on the A1 were officially opened to traffic today (Monday).

A sports journalist, who worked closely with one of Newmarket’s best known horse trainers, has published a book on the life of Henry Cecil that tells of personal and professional bravery.

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Yesterday, 16:54

Ely Tigers travelled across to Suffolk for their last away game of the season as they faced Woodbridge - knowing nothing more than a win would keep the pressure on.

A type 1 diabetic man from Little Thetford is gearing up to take on this year’s London Marathon in aid of Diabetes UK to “inspire others”.

A Cottenham woman is running this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon in memory of her late cousin who died from cardiomyopathy when he was in his 30s.

Soham Town Rangers edged closer to Bostik League North Division safety last Saturday.

Ely City have six games in which to save their Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division status – as they battle to avoid a second relegation in four seasons.

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07:06
United Kingdom

A home away from home and just a stone’s throw from the beach, Belle Aire’s six recently modernised caravans (including one that’s fully equipped for disabled holiday-makers) and two boutique chalets come with everything that’s needed for a stress-free break.

Stereophonics frontman Kelly Jones has announced a series of intimate UK solo shows including a summer date in Cambridge.

Cambridge

Join Vicki Michelle and the Hormonal Housewives as they blast their witty way through a catalogue of women’s bits at the King’s Lynn Corn Exchange on Saturday April 7.

Lynn Corn

Portraits of 100 of the most influential women are on display in Newmarket until June as part of a decade-long project.

House of Commons

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Stephen Merchant’s new film is a warts-and-all portrayal of the Knight wrestling family who turned their lives around.

America

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Yesterday, 11:47

Little Ronnie Monk was among competitors whose muscles were flexing as they pulled trucks and lifted weights in a battle of strength.

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