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This week, Peter Sharkey looks at why thousands of people are using lifetime mortgages to buy a home in the sun.

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European Union
Friday, November 9, 2018

Fenland Council has met the Government deadline for its submission to the Government’s garden community initiative who has promised massive support to those towns, villages or areas accepted into the programme.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Schools in Cambridgeshire are dishing out more and more exclusions to pupils, new data has revealed.

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House of Commons
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Mesh implants to treat incontinence are being stopped immediately in hospitals across England after the Government stepped in just days after launching a safety review.

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Kath Sansom
Friday, June 22, 2018

It may not have been the question uppermost on their minds but pupils from a Soham primary school got an answer to it anyway.

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Lucy Frazer
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tackling knife crime and youth violence was on the agenda when seven members of the Cambridgeshire Youth Consultation Panel visited the House of Commons.

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Mike Rouse
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Senior editors from across the regional newspaper industry have joined forces to urge MPs to vote against press freedom curbs in the Data Protection Bill tomorrow.

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Labour Party
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Fears for the long term safety of women’s mesh implants are growing as MPs joined a three hour debate in the House of Commons where Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya slammed their use as “horrendous”.

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NHS
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Campaigners are calling for the Government to suspend pelvic mesh implants while a national recall contacts every woman who has had an operation using the plastic devices.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

The evil Rob Titchener, the wicked husband in Radio 4’s The Archers, who personified “coercive control” and ended up both being jeered at in the street and asked to open village fetes, stole the show on the opening night of The Winslow Boy at Cambridge Arts Theatre.

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House of Commons
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

James Graham’s play, This House, takes you back to the 1970s. It’s set in the House of Commons and it opens with MPs waving their order papers to a band with skinny musicians in jeans with long, flowing tresses. It then moves into the punk era and like the band’s spikey hair and the studs, everything gets harsher.

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Labour Party
Thursday, February 22, 2018

The Prime Minister has ordered a review into three women’s health disasters – including vaginal mesh implants – the campaign begun three years ago by Cambs Times journalist Kath Sansom.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Last week we marked 100 years since some women (those over 30 and with certain property qualifications) won the right to vote.

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Cambridge University
Monday, February 12, 2018

When writer James Graham first offered National Theatre director Jeremy Herrin a play set in Parliament, Herrin said: “Have you got anything else?”

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NHS
Saturday, February 3, 2018

Up to 81 patients may have died and 160 harmed due to ambulance delays in the east of England over a three-week period, according to an MP.

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House of Commons
Friday, February 2, 2018

A warning has been sent to the medical community to pull their heads out of the sand after a surgeon dismissed the mesh implant scandal as a small minority suffering.

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House of Commons
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Newly appointed health minister Steve Barclay – the MP for NE Cambs - has called a crisis meeting to discuss allegations that 40 people either died or were put at risk due to ambulance failures over the Christmas period.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Nursing staff who lobbied MP Steve Barclay, a newly appointed health minister, revealed 425 signed postcards have been delivered to his constituency office from those opposed to the pay cap on wages.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer has taken her first tentative steps on the Westminster career path with her appointment today as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State in the Ministry of Justice.

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Lucy Frazer

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