Christmas card from London boy who broke his arm during Ely visit spreads cheer among East Cambs police force

PUBLISHED: 16:25 21 December 2015 | UPDATED: 16:25 21 December 2015

Letter to East Cambs Police.

Letter to East Cambs Police.


A young man named William has put a smile on the face of one East Cambridgeshire police officer thanks to a special Christmas card.

Letter to East Cambs Police.Letter to East Cambs Police.

The boy, who lives in London, had to go to hospital with a broken arm after his last visit to Ely.

PC Dennis Williams cheered William up a bit with a ride to hospital in the police car.

Dennis said: “I would like to thank you for sending this lovely Christmas card.”

He added: “Happy Christmas William, we all hope your arm gets better soon.”

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