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Greater Anglia train driver Jason Brooks who leapt into action to perform CPR on a passenger who had collapsed at Ely station has won recognition at a national awards ceremony.

Two canons of Ely Cathedral are to sleep out to raise money for homeless charities.

MP Lucy Frazer and police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite headed a panel to update villagers on efforts to tackle crime locally that had included a raid on a travellers’ site.

Government funds coming into Cambridgeshire will provide a £100 million children’s hospital on the Addenbrooke’s Hospital site in Cambridge and £25 million to expand Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon.

A wealth of acting talent across Cambridgeshire has been documented in a book to mark the 130th birthday of Ely Amateur Dramatic Society.

An Ely-based building firm has won an award in a national competition for excellence.

A festive celebration of drainage in the Fens was held in Prickwillow with Father Christmas.

The driver of a Porsche Boxster and his passenger – both in their 20s – were killed today when they collided with a Volkswagen Golf GTI.

A man who killed a motorcyclist from Outwell while high on drugs and driving a car he had stolen from a garage forecourt has been jailed for more than six years.

Soham News

Saturday, December 8, 2018
UN Court

East Cambs Tory councillor Carol Sennitt and her husband Christopher have been charged with causing criminal damage to a 2015 black Range Rover Sport,

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Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015 NOTICE UNDER ARTICLE 13 OF APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMISSION Proposed development at: Land South of Blackberry Lane, Soham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5BA (Nearest).

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East Cambridgeshire District Council

An organised crime gang responsible for more than 200 burglaries over an 11 month period have been jailed for a total of 71 years.

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Norwich Crown Court

Ely’s annual fireworks extravaganza at Cherry Hill on November 10 was hugely successful with high numbers turning out despite the rainy conditions.

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Yesterday was the final day of trading for Asda in one Suffolk town.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A book which digs away at the “muddied idea of Englishness” will be launched at Babylon Gallery in Ely.

The Rotary Clubs of Ely will be touring the streets of city in the run up to Christmas with Santa and his sleigh.

Rotary Club

A 96-year-old artist is to hold his 51st exhibition at The Old Fire Engine House in Ely later this month.

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