It is nearly time to nominate the compassionate, brave and kind in our community for the Ely Heroes Awards 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.
Everything you need to know about where to eat, shop and things to do and see in Ely is available in the latest visitor guide for 2019.
Businesses from across Ely were recognised at a special event in the heart of the city as luxury treats were raffled off to the public.
With an introduction from town crier Avril Hayter-Smith and grace from the chaplain the Rev Mike Banyard, the annual dinner of the City of Ely Council got off to a flying start.
Five hampers are full to the brim with festive goodies for a competition for residents thanks to local businesses teaming up.