Monday, March 18, 2019

The actual figure for how many rough sleepers there are in Wisbech varies between the official record (an annual count that is used for Government statistics) and the reality of what many homeless people tell those who ask.

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Fenland Council
Friday, March 8, 2019

Today I spoke to the four new independent councillors at Fenland - all members of the ruling group until 12.20pm when their resignation letters were received by the Conservative Association locally.

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Mike Cornwell
Friday, March 8, 2019

Four councillors - including a cabinet member -today quit the Conservative whip at Fenland District Council and announced the formation of an independent group to fight the May elections.

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Will Sutton
Monday, March 4, 2019

Boxer Jordan Gill received a congratulatory letter from Fenland District Council ahead of his WBA triumph at Peterborough - three months after it was agreed and promised.

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Will Sutton
Saturday, February 23, 2019

The unprecedented spectacle of the leader and three cabinet colleagues - including the portfolio holder for finance - abstaining on the budget vote for 2019/20 provided tangible evidence of the split within Conservative controlled Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Saturday, February 23, 2019

Confirmation that Mayor James Palmer's combined authority will stand 'guarantor' to Fenland Council's plans to regenerate 11 and 12 High Street, Wisbech, was given by council leader Chris Seaton.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wisbech Police Station - with 80 years remaining on its lease - is staying where it is after police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite made the surprise announcement today.

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Jason Ablewhite
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Editor John Elworthy proposed the toast to the town of March at the annual charity ball hosted by the Mayor of March.

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John Elworthy

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