Monday, March 11, 2019

An Ely councillor who will quit his role ahead of the May elections has lost his fight to stop seven homes from being approved on the site of a former orchard in the city.

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Adelaide
Saturday, March 9, 2019

A family paid a special tribute to former Ely publican Steve Baxter by planting a tree in his memory.

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Mike Rouse
Thursday, February 7, 2019

The Ely Speedwatch group is calling for more volunteers to join the team so that more of the city’s streets can be monitored.

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Lis Every
Thursday, January 24, 2019

The Government minister for High Streets Jake Berry came to Ely today to see for himself at first hand the issues facing local traders.

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Lucy Frazer
Sunday, December 23, 2018

A glittering display of Christmas cheer in the form of a crinoline lady won the judges hearts in this year’s best dressed window competition in Ely.

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Mike Rouse
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Carols brought festive cheer as the City of Ely Military Band held their annual Christmas concert to spread joy.

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Mike Rouse
Thursday, December 13, 2018

With an introduction from town crier Avril Hayter-Smith and grace from the chaplain the Rev Mike Banyard, the annual dinner of the City of Ely Council got off to a flying start.

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Tracey Harding
Monday, November 26, 2018

On Friday evening Ely will reverberate to the sounds of the festive spirit as up to 4,000 people are expected at the traditional Christmas Lights Switch on.

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Ely Council
Saturday, November 24, 2018

Get set for Ely’s biggest Christmas light switch-on with live music, funfair rides, top musical entertainment and Santa arriving on a white horse drawn carriage.

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Ely Council
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and there’s no better way to get in the festive spirit than taking part in Ely’s best dressed window competition.

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Ely Council
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Popular Ely tourist attraction Oliver Cromwell’s House is set to have a make-over after receiving £30,000 from a Cambridgeshire grant scheme.

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Tracey Harding
Monday, August 13, 2018

A survey has been launched by council bosses to understand “challenges” that businesses face in Ely city centre amid claims of high rents and less shoppers.

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Mike Rouse
Friday, August 10, 2018

The popular Mr Simms sweet shop in Ely will close at the end of this month with shoppers invited to take part in a last day photo.

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Ely Council
Thursday, July 26, 2018

A group to preserve the history of Ely Cemetery by setting up an archive to help with family history research is one step closer to being created.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, June 11, 2018

A ‘Friends of Ely Cemetery’ group could be setup in a bid to create an archive of existing records that will be of interest to those exploring their family history.

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Ely Council
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The future of Ely’s Christmas lights hangs in the balance due to its committee still waiting for electric connection sockets to be supplied and fitted.

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Ely Council
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Improvements and upgrades to play areas in Ely will be carried out when council funds become available.

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Ely Council
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

In his annual statement to the City of Ely Council, the Mayor of Ely reflected on how it has grown from needing just one part timer to now having more than 30 staff members.

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Richard Hobbs
Sunday, April 8, 2018

The City of Ely Council has set up a Cemetery Expansion Working Group to look into finding new areas for burials.

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