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More than 4,000 sharp boxes will need to be picked up from just 17 pharmacies across East Cambridgeshire when new legislation comes in place this April.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

A car park in Ely is set to have new replacement hedges planted following a consultation in 2018.

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Lis Every
Friday, January 4, 2019

Plans to build a house in Wilburton countryside are set to be refused due being in an “unsustainable location”.

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East Cambs District Council
Friday, January 4, 2019

A two-week cleaning purge across East Cambridgeshire saw nearly 80 tonnes of waste cleared, chewing gum removed scraped off of pavements and 200 individual cases of graffiti removed.

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Anna Bailey
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Plans to build houses on a ‘peaceful and tranquil’ road in Chettisham are set to be approved despite a petition from 19 residents.

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East Cambridgeshire District 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 20, 2018

Ely Labour Party has called for East Cambridgeshire District Council to keep 50 of the former RAF homes in the city for social housing rather than the 15 they propose to set aside for ‘affordable’ homes.

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Charles Roberts
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Town councillor Christopher Palmer was refused permission for two bungalows near to his son Mayor James Palmer’s luxury home because the designs are not up to the same standard.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Free public Wi-Fi has arrived in Ely as part of a new initiative by the district council to boost trade and keep visitors happy.

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Prince
Friday, December 14, 2018

A loan of £6.5 million has been exchanged by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority with the East Cambs Trading Company (ECTC) to support a community-led development that will deliver affordable housing for rent and sale in East Cambridgeshire.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Changes are needed after a government inspector found a local plan, which sets out how to bring 10,835 new homes and 6,000 jobs to east Cambridgeshire, to be unsound

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Emma Grima
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015 NOTICE UNDER ARTICLE 13 OF APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMISSION Proposed development at: Land South of Blackberry Lane, Soham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5BA (Nearest).

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The Hive leisure centre in Ely celebrated six months since opening with an event showing the benefits of a community focused venue.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, December 3, 2018

A local council which has pledged to work hard to prevent violence and harassment against women in the workplace has won accreditation for its proactive stance.

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Anna Bailey
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

It may have been a chilly start to the day in Ely but Prince Charles brought warmth and charisma to the city – even bagging himself a peck on the cheek from a fan.

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James Palmer
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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Lewis Herbert
Friday, November 23, 2018

Key note speakers and Olympic champion Sally Gunnell OBE were joined by over 250 local businesses at East Cambs Business Boost held at The Hive Leisure Centre in Ely today (Friday).

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 22, 2018

District councillor Bill Hunt says he is keeping “an open mind” on proposals for a gypsy and travellers site off Pools Road, Witchford.

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Bill Hunt
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

Notice is hereby given that Millennium Pizza Ltd of c/o Certax 8 Clock House Parade North Circular Road London N13 6BG has on 15 November 2018 applied to East Cambridgeshire District Council for the grant of a premises licence for Millennium Pizza 16 Chequer Lane Ely CB7 4LN.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
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
Monday, November 19, 2018

A star-studded awards ceremony recognising the best talent of Viva Soham saw award-winning actress Hayley Mills make a special appearance.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Fordam has voted to adopt a new neighbourhood plan with the number of homes in the area set to rise by 30 per cent.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A tour of the award-winning Ellgia recycling base in Ely was given to councillors and officers at East Cambridgeshire District Council (ECDC).

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ely’s £49 million long-awaited bypass has officially opened - and although it was £13m over budget Mayor James Palmer says “it was worth every penny”.

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James Palmer
Sunday, October 28, 2018

A costs award against East Cambridgeshire District Council has been made by the Planning Inspectorate after he upheld an appeal for 77 homes to be built at Sutton.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, October 25, 2018

An investigation by the Ely Standard reveals how expediency triumphed over caution in the race to get the city’s bypass built and that speed could have influenced the massive £13 million overspend.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Canvassers working on behalf of East Cambridgeshire District Council have been knocking on the doors of residents who are yet to return forms which verify whether their voter registration records are correct.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, October 11, 2018

It might have been £13 million over budget and 20 years in the pipeline, but Ely Southern Bypass is on track to open on Wednesday October 31 - and work to build a walkway runs until late November.

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