Monday, February 4, 2019

Soham residents will be able to surf the web for free as the district council rolls out its public Wi-Fi services.

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Charles Roberts
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
Thursday, December 20, 2018

Ely Labour Party has called for East Cambridgeshire District Council to keep 50 of the former RAF homes in the city for social housing rather than the 15 they propose to set aside for ‘affordable’ homes.

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Charles Roberts
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Free public Wi-Fi has arrived in Ely as part of a new initiative by the district council to boost trade and keep visitors happy.

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Prince
Monday, October 29, 2018

Seven months after Mayor James Palmer committed almost half a million pounds to rejuvenating nine town centres across Cambridgeshire, Chancellor Phillip Hammond today turned regeneration of our high streets into a major plank of his Budget strategy.

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James Palmer
Thursday, October 11, 2018

A nine strong business board made up of eight men and one woman has taken over the work of the local enterprise partnership.

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Charles Roberts
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Chief executive John Hill has been seconded from East Cambridgeshire District Council to help fill a sudden vacancy at the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority,

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James Palmer
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The £150,000 chief executive of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority left by “mutual agreement” it was announced this afternoon.

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James Palmer
Saturday, August 25, 2018

A free ‘Art in Wood’ exhibition, which is being displayed opposite Ely Cathedral until the end of August, was opened by the leader of the district council.

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Charles Roberts
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority announced tonight they are looking into a “potential data protection breach” over the leaking of the appointment of a county councillor to a £100,000 director’s role.

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James Palmer
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Mayor James Palmer was accused of running “an old boys club” ollowing my revelation that a Tory county councillor and Cambridge graduate has been offered a £100,000 a year directorship at the combined authority.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Saturday, August 18, 2018

A Tory county councillor and former British diplomat is set to force a by election after only a year in office to take on a £100,000 directorship of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Refurbishment of historic Spencer Mill, Soham, to become a community arts centre for Viva could become a reality if funding is found and planning consent is given.

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Charles Roberts
Friday, May 25, 2018

Former councillor Andrew Wright has been made an honorary alderman of East Cambridgeshire District Council to recognise his long service and “outstanding achievement”.

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Joshua Schumann
Friday, May 11, 2018

It may not be quite of the standard purists anticipated and some facilities first envisaged got ditched along the way.

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Richard Hobbs
Thursday, April 5, 2018

Combined Authority bosses have committed almost half a million pounds towards plans to bring jobs, infrastructure and more to nine market towns across Cambridgeshire - including Ely, March, Chatteris and Soham.

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James Palmer
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Network Rail has been slammed for creating “frankly ridiculous” red tape which means it is taking far too long to build a new train station in Soham.

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James Palmer
Friday, February 23, 2018

Council leader pronounced he was “incredibly proud” after councillors agreed to freeze council tax for the fifth successive years.

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Anna Bailey

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