Two men have been arrested – one of them on conspiracy to commit murder – following a stabbing at Wicken near Soham.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
10:08

A special documentary on 100 years of the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols from King’s Choir in Cambridge will be shown on BBC Two this festive season.

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BBC
Yesterday, 10:38

An underground station in the market square, self-driving buses, futuristic bike stores, and metros running on former busway tracks has been unveiled in a glimpse into the future of transport in Cambridge.

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James Palmer
Tue, 15:36

Nearly 200 potential buyers – including those from hoteliers and care providers- have expressed interest in acquiring Shire Hall, Cambridge, the historic headquarters of Cambridgeshire County Council.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tue, 14:36

An East Cambridgeshire councillor and her husband will face trial at Cambridge Magistrates Court next year after pleading not guilty to causing criminal damage to a 2015 Range Rover Sport.

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UN Court
Friday, December 7, 2018

The scale of suffering in the mesh implant scandal has been called shocking by the woman who has spent six months touring the UK to speak to people affected.

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BBC
Friday, December 7, 2018

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
Friday, December 7, 2018

Tributes have been paid to a “much-loved daughter and sister” who died following an incident inside a Cambourne property.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Ely’s new archives centre is on schedule to open in autumn 2019 as work begins to move 855 tons of historical documents from the basement of Shire Hall in Cambridge to the city’s former bowling alley Strikes.

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Oliver Cromwell
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The City of Ely Military Band braved the cold weather to bring Christmas cheer to dozens last weekend.

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Cambridge
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

If you only see one pantomime this year make it Aladdin at the Cambridge Arts Theatre.

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Cambridge
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A whopping £13,000 and counting has been raised by hundreds of people taking part in Ely Festive 5K fun run

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Cambridge
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Cottenham will again hold the traditional East Anglian season opener as the 2018-19 season gets underway on Sunday.

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Cambridge
Thursday, November 29, 2018

The combined authority has agreed to lend East Cambs District Council £24million to buy 88 “derelict” former RAF homes in Ely, despite fears it represents a large proportion of the authority’s funding for affordable homes.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Residents in Ely could be forgiven for reaching for the central heating controls this month as figures reveal it is among England’s chilliest cities.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Prince Charles was given a warm city wide welcome as he arrived for a series of engagements in Ely today.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A beer guzzling burglar from Wilburton was caught by police after leaving his DNA on a bottle of Peroni he stole and then drank at a crime scene.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, November 26, 2018

Mayor James Palmer admitted he underestimated the cost of running the new combined authority, and says original predictions it would cost £850,000 a year were never going to be realistic.

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James Palmer
Friday, November 23, 2018

A man swindled £350,000 out of the NHS by lying about “almost everything” including having cancer and a war record exposed when colleagues discovered he bought medals off the internet, was jailed for five years.

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army
Friday, November 23, 2018

The Magic of Motown will be at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Saturday, December 8.

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Cambridge
Thursday, November 22, 2018

A fly tipper who came into March on Sunday has made it easier for Fenland Council to trace him after a Cambridge resident’s name and address was found on letters left among the debris.

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Jan French
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A pub that was fined £5,500 for having a dirty kitchen and mouldy food has apologised to customers saying it came at a time when the manager was seriously ill in hospital.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

More than sixty homes in Cambridgeshire still hold a black and white TV license, new figures have revealed.

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BBC
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

King’s Ely hosted and won the Isle of Ely District Cross Country Championships.

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Ely College
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Council health inspectors gave Michael and Gina Missing a four star rating after the couple turned around their pub’s dirty kitchen, which this week resulted in a £5,500 court fine.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Sunday, November 18, 2018

The A14 between junctions 27 (Fenstanton) and 29 (Bar Hill) in Cambridgeshire has opened 20 hours earlier than scheduled following demolition of a bridge.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, November 18, 2018

A bottomless festive afternoon tea with unlimited mulled wine is on offer at a panoramic bar and brasserie in Cambridge.

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Cambridge
Saturday, November 17, 2018

The North Pole Cambridge will be back this winter and you could be there for free.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, November 17, 2018

A clever Ely student has qualified for two maths competitions aimed at children in the year above her.

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Cambridge
Friday, November 16, 2018

The chairman of new Brexit Secretary’s North East Cambridgeshire constituency association tonight welcomed his promotion – but in the same interview felt it was time for the prime minister to go.

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Steve Barclay

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