Friday, March 1, 2019

A Conservative member of the scrutiny committee that oversees the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CAPCA) has backed Mayor James Palmer's bid to increase the number of staff in his personal office.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Plans to extend the M11 north of Cambridge through the Fens have "quietly died" due to lack of funding, according to a senior combined authority board member.

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Lewis Herbert
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

An "outrageous" lack of transparency at the combined authority has been slammed as they look to cut almost a quarter of their staffing budget.

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Lewis Herbert
Monday, January 21, 2019

Calls for an inquiry into the crisis-hit trust which runs the Cambridge Folk Festival and Big Weekend have been defeated, sparking concerns over a £750,000 bail-out from the council.

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Lewis Herbert
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

As Ely celebrates its successful markets, in Cambridge a "tourist tax" has been suggested to help rejuvenate Cambridge's historic market square as councillors, traders, and residents discuss ways to make the area better.

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Lewis Herbert
Friday, November 30, 2018

Councillors have been left "gobsmacked" and "disturbed" after the authority's chief financial officer was dismissed, making him the fourth to leave in 18 months.

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Lewis Herbert
Thursday, November 29, 2018

The combined authority has agreed to lend East Cambs District Council £24million to buy 88 "derelict" former RAF homes in Ely, despite fears it represents a large proportion of the authority's funding for affordable homes.

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James Palmer
Sunday, November 25, 2018

Eighty eight homes in Ely - owned by the RAF but more recently used to house American service families - could be snapped up by East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Bridget Smith
Monday, October 29, 2018

The high cost of living and working in and around Cambridge has been blamed for problems recruiting staff in some key businesses, and must be addressed if the region is to succeed in the future, a report says.

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Lewis Herbert

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