Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Women suffering mesh complications are being urged to refer themselves to new NHS treatment centres - but in a bitter twist, nobody can guarantee they are competent.

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Monday, November 19, 2018

MP Steve Barclay warned today that a key part of his new job as Brexit Secretary will to prepare the country for all scenarios including “deal or no deal”.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Lib Dem Cllr Susan van de Ven called on the council today (October 16) to support a “people’s vote” on the terms of Brexit, with the possibility of remaining in the EU if it was decided leaving would be a bad idea.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The story of an Ely girl who needs £10,000 for eye tracking equipment has inspired a Littleport fundraiser to join an annual charity event.

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

A man from Ireland has been charged with the rape of a woman in the grounds of Ely Cathedral.

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Peterborough Magistrates' Court
Friday, August 3, 2018

A Fenland farmer has been recognised as one of the best in Britain after he made the shortlist for ‘Farmworker of the Year’ at the UK’s biggest farming award ceremony.

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United Kingdom
Monday, July 30, 2018

A business man from Wicken, who has never sailed before, is among a team that won the prestigious Clipper Round the World yacht race.

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

TV presenter Chris Packham is set to visit Fenland as he investigates which wildlife species are under threat and to raise money for local projects working on the conservation of wildlife habitats.

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National Trust
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Mesh implants to treat incontinence are being stopped immediately in hospitals across England after the Government stepped in just days after launching a safety review.

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Owen Smith
Monday, June 25, 2018

A mother-of-seven who lives near Littleport is giving up her time to design special trainers for children with cancer.

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Northern Ireland
Saturday, May 12, 2018

A Lieutenant General who has served in the British Army for 36 years was the guest of honour at King’s Ely’s prize-giving ceremony this year.

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Northern Ireland
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Fears for the long term safety of women’s mesh implants are growing as MPs joined a three hour debate in the House of Commons where Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya slammed their use as “horrendous”.

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Thousands of women given pelvic mesh implants seek further treatment for complications, according to a Government audit out today.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Mayor James Palmer has booked the Lady Chapel at Ely Cathedral to host his first inaugural summer ball for charity.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

James Graham’s play, This House, takes you back to the 1970s. It’s set in the House of Commons and it opens with MPs waving their order papers to a band with skinny musicians in jeans with long, flowing tresses. It then moves into the punk era and like the band’s spikey hair and the studs, everything gets harsher.

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Labour Party
Monday, February 26, 2018

A hospital in Blackpool is refusing to comment on a surgeon there who is denying they use vaginal mesh implants, in a trend being seen in hospitals across Britain, where women are assured the mesh scandal is just “media hype”.

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