Thursday, February 21, 2019

Ely cadet flight sergeant Rory Donoghue is jetting off to colder climes this week to take part in a snow boarding course as part of his Duke of Edinburgh award.

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Friday, November 23, 2018

A man swindled £350,000 out of the NHS by lying about “almost everything” including having cancer and a war record exposed when colleagues discovered he bought medals off the internet, was jailed for five years.

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

An Ely estate agents received a visited from local time trial cyclist, Wayne Harrod, as he returned from competing in the Invictus Games.

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A March man is among six people convicted of being members of the banned extreme right wing neo-Nazi group National Action.

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Friday, November 2, 2018

A day dedicated to a Wisbech-born pioneer who helped to inspire the generation that answered the call to arms in the First World War is set to be marked with a string of celebratory events.

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Friday, October 26, 2018

“We knew we would get the medals – we just didn’t know in what order!” begins Wayne Harrod, a former Soham soldier who lost his leg after being hit by an 11-ton tank several years ago.

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Monday, October 22, 2018

A Soham soldier who lost his leg after being hit by an 11-ton tank became a Team GB medal-winner at this year’s Invictus Games

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A Soham soldier who lost his leg after being hit by an 11-ton tank will be going for gold at the Invictus Games after a team effort by clinicians and engineers to make an advanced new limb.

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

A senior cadet at the Soham detachment of the army cadets is celebrating after being appointed to the position of master cadet.

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Friday, June 8, 2018

Eight residents on a street in March were surprised this afternoon (June 8) when they were each presented with a cheque for £30,000 after winning the People’s Postcode Lottery.

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

Two financial advisors began a prison sentence on Thursday after defrauding customers out of millions of pounds in life savings.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

There may be a more amusing version of The Marriage of Figaro than this one from English Touring Opera, but I haven’t seen it and don’t expect to. This ingenious English translation by Jeremy Sams rhymes and it’s cheeky. When Antonio, the gardener describes seeing a man fall out a woman’s bedroom window and he’s asked where the is man now, he sings: “I don’t know, he buggered off.”

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

A member of the 1094 City of Ely Squadron has been selected to attend an air cadet leadership course at RAF Cranwell, the home of officer selection and training.

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Monday, March 26, 2018

A service to celebrate 100 years of the Royal Air Force was held at Ely St Mary’s.

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