Tue, 11:54

A fundraising campaign has been launched to bring a tuk tuk to Soham to transport residents to community events and combat isolation.

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Mon, 23:00

Social media can be an emotive subject for business owners. Getting new customers to your business from social media isn’t easy - it isn’t just a case of setting up your Facebook account and the cash pours in… so that isn’t the dream that we are going to sell! Some business owners we speak to are utterly frustrated by social, however, it really isn’t optional anymore. Your business needs social media.

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Mon, 13:36

CCTV images of a suspected burglar who broke into three houses in Ely nearly four months ago were released today by police.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

A cat that went missing in Walsoken was found inside Wisbech Castle after trekking 50 minutes from home over two months.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

A large haulage lorry was photographed after it crashed while driving on Cambridgeshire’s guided busway .

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

It will be a magic night out if you play your cards right as Alfie McCreadie is set to impress with tricks and treats galore in aid of charity.

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Get ready to feel the love as the Ely Rock Eels group prepare to hold their second annual ‘LoveFest’ at the Prince Albert pub.

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Facebook
Monday, February 4, 2019

An unusual fundraiser has generated more than £2500 after a group of mates from Burwell decided to dress to impress for a community challenge.

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Facebook
Friday, February 1, 2019

Lost property can be kept by whoever finds it as police say there is “no legal obligation” to hand anything in under new powers.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, January 31, 2019

The Cambridge Science Festival returns to the city next month for its 25th outing.

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Twitter
Monday, January 28, 2019

An air cadet from Ely has passed his shooting syllabus with flying colours to be awarded a full bore rifle marksman badge.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Five long-serving members of the Ely Cathedral Flower Guild were thanked for their contribution and service over the years as they step down from the voluntary role.

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Monday, January 21, 2019

Around 40 jobs are thought to be at risk following the sudden closure of West Norfolk electrical contractor Bloom and Wake Electrical.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Hair and beauty salons have been put on full alert in March following a break in at one of them, a theft from another and an attempted break-in at a third.

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Facebook
Friday, January 11, 2019

It was all smiles today for Kit Owen, the deputy mayor of March, after he married his young Filipino bride after a whirlwind courtship.

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Kit Owen
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Ely’s famous cat, Garfield, has published a book about his adventures after becoming the star that shoppers loves to take selfies with inside Sainsbury’s superstore.

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Amazon
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A warning has been issued by police to users of electric scooters, hoverboards and segways to remind them that they should not be used on roads or pavements.

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East Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

A dog who was found at the side of railway tracks, emaciated and with broken bones, has been nursed back to health and is looking for his forever home for the new year.

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Facebook
Monday, December 31, 2018

The family and friends of a 29-year old who died days before Christmas in an incident in St Neots have described her as a ‘beautiful angel’.

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Cambridge Crown Court
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
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

A shop lifter who stole a Christmas gift set from an Ely store returned to hand it back and to apologise – hours after CCTV images were plastered over social media.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

“I live my life not knowing how long I have left to live – if I can help others feel less alone then it will make it all worth it.”

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Facebook
Monday, December 17, 2018

The NR F1 Podcast reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season – with Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes top of the pile, plus some exiting developments awaiting in 2019.

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BBC
Friday, December 14, 2018

Whittlesey Extravaganza enjoyed another great night out as the lights were switched on and the town went headlong into the festive season.

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Facebook
Friday, December 14, 2018

Police in Wisbech had the perfect response to social media pressure urging them to clamp down on illegal parking – they blitzed part of the town and issued 22 fixed penalty notices in a morning.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Police in the Fens released a tally of hare coursing and related offences from the past two months that include four arrests and 21 vehicles seized.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Shop owners in Ely High Street Passage have joined forces to spread the Christmas spirit by releasing a video of Merry Christmas Everyone.

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Facebook
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Sainsbury’s admitted that reducing parking times at their Ely store from three to two hours was a mistake and has been corrected.

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Sainsbury
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A £3 million indoor play area has been given the go-ahead after plans were approved by West Norfolk Council.

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Facebook
Monday, December 3, 2018

Kind hearted bosses at Aldi have scrapped a £70 fine handed out to a disabled motorist who parked longer than permitted at their Wisbech store.

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