200 calls t plice after quake rcks Ely

POLICE received mre than 200 calls frm cncerned residents in the early hurs f Wednesday mrning after an earth tremr. The earthquake, which measured 5.3 n the Richter scale at its epicentre, ccurred just befre 1am near Market Rasen in Linclnshi

POLICE received mre than 200 calls frm cncerned residents in the early hurs f Wednesday mrning after an earth tremr.

The earthquake, which measured 5.3 n the Richter scale at its epicentre, ccurred just befre 1am near Market Rasen in Linclnshire.

Mre than 40 peple frm acrss Cambridgeshire called 999, and 196 thers called the nn-emergency number between 1am and 1.30am. A plice spkespersn said fficers did nt need t attend any incidents.


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