Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Metro Mayor James Palmer clashed with members of the combined authority when the question of funding for projects such as the University of Peterborough was raised.

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James Palmer
Friday, March 1, 2019

A Conservative member of the scrutiny committee that oversees the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CAPCA) has backed Mayor James Palmer's bid to increase the number of staff in his personal office.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

An Ely councillor issued a "set the record straight" statement after a barrage of social media reports questioned her move from the city.

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Anna Bailey
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Mayor James Palmer admitted tonight that £9,385.87 raised by his 'charity' ball last July is yet to be handed over - seven months after he announced the final sum raised would "comfortably top £12,000".

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James Palmer
Monday, January 21, 2019

Calls for an inquiry into the crisis-hit trust which runs the Cambridge Folk Festival and Big Weekend have been defeated, sparking concerns over a £750,000 bail-out from the council.

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Lewis Herbert
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

As Ely celebrates its successful markets, in Cambridge a "tourist tax" has been suggested to help rejuvenate Cambridge's historic market square as councillors, traders, and residents discuss ways to make the area better.

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Lewis Herbert
Monday, December 17, 2018

More than 20 organisations are signing up to a new partnership to intensify the fight against scams and to make Cambridgeshire and Peterborough a scam-free county.

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, December 13, 2018

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
Friday, November 30, 2018

Councillors have been left "gobsmacked" and "disturbed" after the authority's chief financial officer was dismissed, making him the fourth to leave in 18 months.

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Lewis Herbert
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
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Upgrades to the A10, a study on dualling of the A47 and the Cambridge Metro project are some of the projects that could be potentially be under threat, a finance chief warned today.

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Eighty eight homes in Ely - owned by the RAF but more recently used to house American service families - could be snapped up by East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Bridget Smith
Monday, October 29, 2018

The high cost of living and working in and around Cambridge has been blamed for problems recruiting staff in some key businesses, and must be addressed if the region is to succeed in the future, a report says.

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Lewis Herbert

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