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Householders across Fenland are facing a rise in their Council Tax bills if recommendations by the district council’s cabinet are rubber stamped.

Successful year for the Police Major Crime Unit

Police are celebrating the success of the Major Crime Unit which they say continues to deliver justice across three counties.

Cambridgeshire paramedic among NHS heroes’ fighting Ebola this Christmas

A paramedic from the East Of England Ambulance Service will spend Christmas Day in Sierra Leone helping Ebola patients in a treatment centre.

David Holmes.

A hard-hitting road safety video showing footage from the helmet camera of a fatal motorbike collision in Norfolk has received a top motor industry award.

Circle new Chief Executive Hisham Abdel-Rahman, at Hinchingbrooke Hospital

The NHS in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough join forces to tackle unprecedented pressure on the system. NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the body responsible for commissioning many NHS health services across the area, released a statement yesterday (Tuesday) on the pressures facing hospitals and community services in the region:

Winner of the Christmas decorated house. Left: Karen and Alan Howlett with Mayor of March cllr Kit Owen. Picture: Steve Williams.

The winners of the Cambs Times competition to find the best decorated Christmas house in March have received their trophy.

March & District Model Railway Club .Model Railway exhibition.Ben, Cameron and Mike Wyldbore. Picture: Steve Williams.

Model railway enthusiasts were in for a treat when they visited a scout hall in Whittlesey earlier this month.

Pupils held a charity fair.

Cromwell Community College Year 7 pupils raised money for 76 charities with their charity fair.

Santa visits March

March Lions have sent a thank you to people for their support fund raising with Santa in the past month at collection points around town.

Manea

Manea is on route to getting a new bus stop that will help co-ordinate public transport in the village.

Soup kitchen will run at Wisbech on Christmas Day

A Wisbech family will be giving a helping hand to the town’s homeless and vulnerable this Christmas Day.

World Championship Pea Shooting, at Witcham, Rhys, from Bottisham.

A national betting company is planning to use a popular Cambridgeshire sporting event for a calendar they are producing for 2015.

Ivars Mezals

Jail sentences given to two Latvian gangmasters who exploited vulnerable migrant workers,have been welcomed by Fenland District Council.

Stephanie, Molly and Jan.

A rescue puppy that underwent a series of operations to correct a debilitating bone deformity has found a home just in time for Christmas.

A cyclist has died after he was in collision with a car in Peterborough this morning.

A crew from Chatteris was called to a rubbish fire on farmland off Fenton Way, Chatteris this morning

JCB on fire at Manea

Manea firefighters were called to a JCB on fire early this morning.

Smokers leave a mess at Fenland Hall

“Disgraceful” that’s the verdict of residents living next to Fenland Hall in March who are disgusted with a pile cigarette butts left strewn around an ashtray.

The winning home on Elliott Road. Picture: Steve Williams.

The best decorated Christmas house in March has been revealed.

Fatal collision in Alconbury

Two men died and another was seriously injured in a two vehicle collision.

The girl wass taken to Lister Hospital in Stevenage by ambulance

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following an industrial accident in Cambridgeshire.

Tracey Baxter, finance director 2nd lef,t with staff at Fox Narrowboats

Staff at Fox Narrowboats in March are celebrating as they handover a cheque for £2157.64 to the British Heart Foundation.

Young man 1916

A relative has sent out an appeal to find more information about her great uncle from Wisbech who died during the First World War.

Christmas Party at Community House, Wisbech

More than 80 children had a seasonal whale of a time at the Community House Christmas party in Wisbech.

Nick Lidstone.

A Cambridgeshire police sergeant who admitted three counts of rape and 10 other serious sexual offences, was today jailed for 14 and a half years.

Seven year old boy dies

A seven-year-old boy who was seriously injured after a collision involving a car has died, police confirmed today (Monday 22).

TCA lip sync

The spirit of Christmas came to Thomas Clarkson Academy in Wisbech when staff and students teamed up to make a festive musical video.

House fire in Pondersbridge

Homeowners safely escaped their house when they were woken by their smoke alarm after a log burner caused a fire in the middle of the night.

Just Sing

On a dismal Sunday afternoon Wisbech music group Just Sing brought back the sunshine and entranced family and friends with a showcase of all their favourite songs sung over the last seven sessions.

Seven year old boy dies

A man is in a serious but stable condition after he was involved in a motorbike collision near Warboys.

Peterborough News

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Police are celebrating the success of the Major Crime Unit which they say continues to deliver justice across three counties.

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Circle new Chief Executive Hisham Abdel-Rahman, at Hinchingbrooke Hospital

The NHS in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough join forces to tackle unprecedented pressure on the system. NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the body responsible for commissioning many NHS health services across the area, released a statement yesterday (Tuesday) on the pressures facing hospitals and community services in the region:

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A cyclist has died after he was in collision with a car in Peterborough this morning.

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The Gran Forno format is coming to Cambridgeshire.

Cycling fanatics will get to rub shoulders with elite riders when the first ever Tour of Cambridgeshire is held in June 6-7.

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Officers would like to speak to these two women

Images of two women wanted in connection with an assault on a 73 year-old man from March have been released by British Transport Police.

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Ivars Mezals and Juris Valujevs were arrested in October last year in raids carried out as part of Operation Endeavour.

Two men have been found guilty of exploiting migrant workers as part of an illegal gangmaster operation in Fenland.

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Ruth Neave and Gary Rogers.

A former ITV journalist who covered the Rikki Neave murder 20 years ago has revealed that a Cambridgeshire police officer demanded payment for tipping her off that Ruth Neave was to be arrested for murder.

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Wendy Simms who has gone missing from her Peterborough home

Police searching for missing woman Wendy Simms have found a body in water at Maxey Pits near Peterborough.

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Nathan Cross.

Two Neale-Wade pupils have organised a darts tournament in a bid to raise as much money as possible for The Papworth Trust.

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Model railway enthusiasts were in for a treat when they visited a scout hall in Whittlesey earlier this month.

Danny Beaumont is mobbed by his team mates after heading in the winner. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech Town manager Dick Creasey priased his side’s character as they bounced back from shipping a late equaliser to claim a crucial 2-1 win over Huntingdon Town on Saturday.

The winning home on Elliott Road. Picture: Steve Williams.

The best decorated Christmas house in March has been revealed.

Wisbech football v Huntingdon Town. Picture: Steve Williams.

Danny Beaumont’s late header helped Wisbech Town pick up their first ever win over Huntingdon Town on Saturday.

March Football Club ,unveiling plans for clubhouse.Left: John Whiteway,Director. Phil White,Chairman.Nigel Fuller,Director and Gerry Roe Vice Chairman. Picture: Steve Williams.

An exciting new chapter has begun for March Town Football Club with the news that they have secured the funding they need to build a clubhouse on the ground.

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