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A major new “large scale” solar farm in Soham could help power 9,000 houses after £600,000 funding was given the green light.

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Bill Hunt
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Five farms in Cambridgeshire are looking for new entrepreneurial and enthusiastic tenants as part of the county council’s re-letting programme which has opened to tender.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 17, 2019

There are warnings about the potential impact Brexit could have on Cambridgeshire, with possible fuel and medicine shortages, as well as the likelihood of a lack of care workers, cleaners, and other key staff.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Protesters “carrying a coffin while following the grim reaper” will march against plans to create a new irrigation reservoir in Haddenham - which could see an extra 150 lorries travel through Earith every day leading to its “death”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Health chiefs issued a ‘level 2’ warning as a severe bout of cold weather is set to hit Cambridgeshire in the next few days.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

More than a year after he moved into his county council farm, deputy council leader Roger Hickford continues to enjoy a reduced rent whilst preparation for work on his new home is under way.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A focus group to look at improving bus transportation from Peterborough to rural villages and towns in Cambridgeshire has been set up by council bosses.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

A handful of young Cambridgeshire residents have received their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award after completing various challenges.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A total of 68 primary schools in Cambridgeshire have seen negative progress in reading, writing and maths, a report says.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A new cycle route link from Soham to Ely and an upgrade to the footway on the A142 Witcham Toll will be improved as part of £3 million funding for road safety.

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Graham Hughes
Monday, January 7, 2019

Over 30 questions have been put to Cambridgeshire County Council as part of our investigation into how the deputy leader of the council Roger Hickford acquired the tenancy of a county council farm.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Sunday, January 6, 2019

More people are being injured in fires, with Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Service saying a 42 per cent rise may be down to out-of-control bonfires.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, December 31, 2018

Haulage company Turners of Soham will have to undergo an archaeological investigation before extending a cold storage facility, lorry park and office.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, December 27, 2018

An injunction has been ruled by the High Court to stop waste being imported onto land in Little Downham – with more than £11,000 ordered to pay.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

More than nine out of 10 of people surveyed this winter said they valued Cambridgeshire County Council’s child and family centres.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, December 21, 2018

There are stark warnings the county council “can’t carry on like this” as it is revealed funding for special needs education and children with disabilities is falling behind demand.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, December 20, 2018

There are calls for better transparency and scrutiny after claims county councillors recommended a loan to extend a council property not realising it is the home of the deputy leader of the council.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Saturday, December 15, 2018

More than 1,000 domestic abuse survivors in Cambridgeshire will be supported to rebuild their lives thanks to a £700,000 Government grant for the region.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, December 13, 2018

The county council has been accused of “punishing” Cambridgeshire residents and council staff as both staff and councillors will have to take three days mandatory leave over the Christmas period, the equivalent of a 1.2 per cent pay cut.

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Anna Bailey
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

External auditors are to be called in to examine the workings of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority following the sacking of the chief financial officer and amid claims the organisation is in chaos.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A senior councillor has claimed the county council’s budget is “fraudulent”, with major decisions being taken on “incorrect” figures.

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Ian Bates
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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
Sunday, December 9, 2018

Government support to help pay for the cost of looking after unaccompanied asylum seeking children coming into Cambridgeshire is not meeting the full costs involved, says a new report.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, December 3, 2018

A low carbon community heat scheme that which will enable a Cambridgeshire village to stop relying on oil and move to a renewable heat source has got the green light to move to the next stage.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, November 19, 2018

Workers rallied against what they say is the “Scrooge” council’s Christmas lay-off.

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Theresa May
Monday, November 19, 2018

Council leader Steve Count is planning a “gesture of unity” by handing back part of his allowance in support of the 1,800 county council staff forced to take unpaid leave this Christmas as part of cost saving measures.

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Steve Count
Sunday, November 18, 2018

A new 80-bed care home could be built on land in Burwell as East Cambridgeshire has been identified an area “in greatest need” due to a “significant shortfall” of beds across the county.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, November 16, 2018

The cost of building Cambridgeshire County Council’s new headquarters at Alconbury Weald has already increased by 10 per cent without a brick being laid.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tories in Whittlesey are threatening to split from the NE Cambs Conservative Association (NECCA) after a bitter row over the deselection of councillors on Fenland District Council.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, November 2, 2018

The iconic city headquarters of Cambridgeshire County Council could soon be turned into a hotel or student flats, but doubts over the council’s future are leading some to question whether now is the time for their move to a new base in Alconbury.

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Lucy Nethsingha

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